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Creating a Dementia-Friendly San Diego One Blog Post At a Time

Out & About volunteer Katherine Wiggins shares her experiences and insights as she creates a dementia-friendly community

Crystal & Kellan’s Safe Parking Program Story

Crystal, Kellan, and their two kids were homeless for years. The Safe Parking Program helped them find stable housing.

Loretta’s Safe Parking Program Story

After leaving an abusive marriage, Loretta found safety and a sense of community in the Safe Parking Program.

From Leftovers to Lunch: Food Rescue at JFS

Every night, JFS volunteers rescue 200 pounds of food from 32 Starbucks stores to fight hunger in San Diego.

On The Go: Navigator Solves Problem Posed by the New York Times

Why aren't older adults using Lyft and Uber? Actually, they are! On The Go: Navigator makes ridesharing a reality.

JFS Guest Appearance on UNICEF USA Podcast: Defending Migrant Families

Kate Clark, Senior Director of Immigration, talks about representing asylum-seeking families impacted by MPP.

The New JFS Program That’s Changing How We Talk About Mental Health

Breaking Down Barriers talks about mental wellness with communities that are typically left out of the conversation.

Resources for Processing Mass Shootings and Hate Crimes

Helpful information on how to talk with kids about hate-motivated violence and take care of your own mental health.

How a Holocaust Survivor Found Her Voice

The Life Lessons Project is documenting the experiences and memories of 44 Holocaust Survivors living in San Diego.

Joann & Golan: How Strangers Became Best Friends at JFS

Despite being 50 years apart, Golan has brought warmth and adventure into Joann's life as she battles cancer.

A Day In the Life of a JFS Immigration Attorney

Our partner organization HIAS highlights the work of Luis Gonzalez as he protects the rights of asylum-seeking families.

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