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Staff Spotlight: Angela Ford

Meet Angela Ford, Aftercare Coordinator here at San Diego Rescue Mission. The Alumni Aftercare program was created for clients who are re-integrating with society after successfully completing and graduating from our 12 month Residential Recovery Program. The purpose and goal of the program is to provide resources, encouragement, and support while promoting self-sufficiency. That’s where […]

A Benefit to all of San Diego: Children’s First Initiative

You’ve heard me talk about the importance of breaking the cycle of homelessness from the start. Homeless children tend to have delays in development and they suffer from anxiety, emotional distress, and toxic stress. Their unstable, under nourished and often abusive environments put them at a disadvantage right from the start, and perpetuate the cycle […]

Staff Spotlight: Donna Rose

Meet Donna Rose, Case Manager at our Women and Children’s Center. She first came to San Diego Rescue Mission as a therapist intern in May 2006. During her orientation period, a member of the executive staff made a statement she would never forget. “He told us our lives will never be the same after this […]