Past Stories

Cal Farley's Boys Ranch residents and alumni share their experiences

Home’s ‘Cowboy Christmas’ ride gives boys solace, strength

Home’s ‘Cowboy Christmas’ ride gives boys solace, strength

A trail of dust emerged from the hooves of 12 horses making their way across the dry Texas prairie on a cool winter afternoon. These faithful steeds were carrying nine young men, a chaplain and a set of house parents from Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch to The Edge of the World. It’s not really the…

President’s message: Finding grace in acceptance

President’s message: Finding grace in acceptance

The young man stood alone in a corner inside our campus headquarters building. While his family was being interviewed about his coming to Boys Ranch, this boy, all of perhaps 8 years old, chose to stand alone in the corner, shame written all over his face. It was a stark contrast to the joyous Christmas…

Boys Ranch experts see potential, not problems

Boys Ranch experts see potential, not problems

Among the attributes that makes Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch such a unique therapeutic environment is our commitment to removing obstacles, real or imagined, to our children’s success. In part, that’s an outgrowth of our emphasis on child development and our campus-wide application of the Neurosequential Model. The NM, developed by clinician, researcher and psychiatrist Dr.…

Cain: Discovering the gift of change

Cain: Discovering the gift of change

“Probably my favorite gift I ever got was coming here,” Cain said as he thought about the upcoming Christmas season, the first he’ll spend at Cal Farley’s. “Boys Ranch has helped me a lot.” Cain, 12, isn’t your average child. When he thinks of Christmas and sharing gifts with his family and Boys Ranch friends,…

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