El Cajon Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our El Cajon, California Homeless Shelters and Services for the needy page. Below are all of the homeless shelters and services for the needy that provide help to those in need for El Cajon, CA and surrounding cities.

We also provide other homeless resources such as transitional resources for the homeless. Homeless clinic and treatment center resources are also provided on the right navigational bar.

Many shelters also provide services such as alcohol and drug rehab treatment along with clinics. I try to provide as much information as possible on my details pages.

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Active Listings In El Cajon California

East County Transitional Living Center

El Cajon, CA 92021
PHone: 619-442-0457 extension: 1118
We are a transitional living center, in el cajon. We offer 5 different avenues of assistance. 1. Our voucher program to homeless families, single parents w/children. Seniors w/disasbilities. 2 Transitional living, clients pay rent and can stay up to 28 days
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Belinda's Place

Lakeside, CA 92040
4.46 miles from city center El Cajon
Continuum of Care (CoC) Program designed to end homelessness. Residential Care Facility for the Elderly who are medically fragile. Wheel Chair accessible and ADA compliant. Single and double rooms available.
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Anthony's House

Spring Valley, CA 91977
5.57 miles from city center El Cajon
Anthony's House and Anthony's House Too provides transitional housing for people who are in recovery and physically and mentally disabled. Residents stay as long as two years and pay using SSI, SSDI, EBT and GR.
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Urban Street Angels at Mission Gathering Church

San Diego, CA 92104
9.14 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 415-6616
Urban Street Angels, a 501(c)3 organization, offers a shelter on Tuesday nights with a focus on transitional age youth (TAY). We provide dinner, breakfast the next morning, and a safe place to sleep, along with haircuts, resume and computer assistance, medical assistance and other services.

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San Diego Residential Substance Abuse Recovery

San Diego, CA 92104
10.38 miles from city center El Cajon
Offers a residential recovery program for homeless men with co-occurring disorders including substance abuse and mental illness.

In order to be admitted, must be homeless men ages 18 years with co-occurring disorders. Must have a referral from a mental health facility.

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Residential Treatment Recovery Housing

San Diego, CA 92104
10.38 miles from city center El Cajon
Offers a residential recovery program for homeless men with co-occurring disorders including substance abuse and mental illness.

Intake Procedure: phone or walk in with a referral from a mental health facility

no one is refused services due to inability to pay.
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United States Mission of San Diego Transitional Housing

San Diego, CA 92102
10.53 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 263-7003
Offers a work based transitional housing program. Will provide food, clothes, and shelter to homeless individuals who are willing to fund-raise money for themselves and the facility. 0-50% of the earnings will go to the house and the individual.

To be eligible: Homeless men 18 years an
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San Diego Maternity Shelter

San Diego, CA 92108
10.62 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 692-0727
Provides safe and secure shelter with transitional living services for pregnant and parenting young women and their dependent children. MSP program assists pregnant and parenting young women that are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, develop the skills necessary to live independently while p
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The Salvation Army, Sierra Del Mar Division Homeless Outreach

San Diego, CA 92101
12.60 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 699-2213
Provides shelter referrals, as available, to homeless single males and females. The program has a contract with St Vincent de Paul that reserves a limited number of beds to which clients can be referred. Outreach workers also provide referrals to other agencies for services such as food, clothing, I
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YWCA Cortez Hill Family Shelter

San Diego, CA 92101
12.66 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 531-8937
Cortez Hill Family Center is a 120-day program with 150 beds of transitional housing, case management, counseling, and employment assistance, for homeless families to overcome trauma and transition into independent living. The program focuses on stabilizing the family unit and developing individual
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San Diego Travelers Aid Society

San Diego, CA 92101
12.75 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 233-8500
Provides information and referral to the general population, and refers qualified homeless persons to shelter if shelter is available. Travelers Aid is the only agency in San Diego County making referrals to the San Diego Rescue Missions' Nueva Vida Haven. Nueva Vida Haven accepts only women with ch
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St. Vincet de Paul Village

San Diego, CA 92102
12.75 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 233-8500
Services for the homeless and those with needs. Open 24 hours a day.

    Shelter Diversion
    Rapid Re-housing
    Transitional Housing (40% of the Transitional Housing beds available in
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Catholic Charities Diocese of San Diego

San Diego, CA 92101
12.84 miles from city center El Cajon
The mission of Homeless Men's Services is to provide men with tools to improve their quality of life, retain their personal dignity and be welcomed back into their communities.

Emergency housing and meals for up to 3 months
Case management services including counseling for issues
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Rachel's Night Shelter For Women - Catholic Charities

San Diego, CA 92101
12.87 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 696-0873
Provides a safe and sober overnight shelter for homeless women. Shower and laundry facilities are available, and dinner is served. Phone or walk in; clients can call between 7:30am-8:30am for bed availability. If there is bed availability there is a daily raffle at 9:00am that client must be present
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Nueva Vida Haven Emergency Shelter for Women and Children

San Diego, CA 92101
12.88 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 687-3720
Provides an emergency overnight shelter for single women and women with children. Walk in nightly between 5:30pm-7:00pm at 120 Elm Street, San Diego, 92101. Clients are not allowed on the property before 5:30pm.

Must attend chapel once a day. Must attend bible study once a day. No indo
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San Diego Rescue Mission Men's Center Long Term

San Diego, CA 92101
12.88 miles from city center El Cajon
Men's Center (12-month residential recovery program)

San Diego Rescue Mission is here to help meet the physical, spiritual and recovery needs of all homeless, poor and addicted men through a 12-month residential rehabilitation program. This program is centered on beginning and/or streng
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San Diego Homeless Services City of San Diego

San Diego, CA 92101
13.01 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 236-5990
Plans, organizes, and coordinates initiatives and strategies designed to assist the homeless community. Maintains liaison and coordination with City departments and other governmental agencies to formulate and administer policies affecting the homeless community. Acts as a liaison between the City o
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South Bay Community Services

Chula Vista, CA 91910
13.15 miles from city center El Cajon
(619) 420-3620
SBCS provides housing and services for the following groups defined as homeless:
    Domestic Violence Victims and their families escaping domestic violence
    Homeless Families
    Homeless Youth
    Chronic Homeless
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New Resolve Residential Program Transitional Substance Abuse Program

Escondido, CA 92025
22.60 miles from city center El Cajon
(760) 745-7829
Provides long-term, transitional shelter for homeless males and females with a history of substance abuse. Offers job training, job placement, and supportive services. 33 of program beds are for Veteran and 11 for Non-Veterans.

Limited to homeless males or females 18 years of age and o
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Hidden Valley House

Escondido, CA 92025
23.67 miles from city center El Cajon
(760) 480-0055
Provides temporary, emergency shelter for survivors of domestic violence and their children. Offers safety planning, crisis counseling, advocacy services and assistance with obtaining long-term safe housing. Our trained staff encourages clients to take new steps, break old patterns, and bu
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Merle’s Place Transitional Housing

San Diego, CA
23.82 miles from city center El Cajon
(760) 489-6380
Merle’s Place provides 48 transitional shelter beds for North San Diego County’s most vulnerable homeless populations: the disabled, senior citizens and veterans. KMA Architecture & Engineering donated its’ services to design a shelter that features dormitory-style bedrooms, bathro
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Inland Service Center

Escondido, CA 92025
23.83 miles from city center El Cajon
(760) 489-6380
If you are in need of help from any of our programs and services, please understand that we cannot evaluate your needs through email or over the phone. You must come to one of our service centers during walk-in hours:
Social Services walk-in hours for new
Inland S
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Tikkun Home Temporary Emergency Shelter Women

Escondido, CA 92025
23.83 miles from city center El Cajon
(760) 489-6380
Provides temporary emergency shelter for homeless mentally or emotionally disturbed women. All meals are provided in a home-like setting. Case planning, counseling, and advocacy are offered. Referral required from Health and Human Services Agency North Inland County Mental Health. imited to mentally
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Escondido Family Services Salvation Army

Escondido, CA 92026
24.72 miles from city center El Cajon
(760) 745-8685
Provides emergency assistance to persons in need, including food and formula and/or diapers when available. Also provides referrals to other agencies. Transitional case management is required for other assistance and may include gasoline vouchers for disabled persons with verifiable medical appointm
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La Posada de Guadalupe Shelter

Carlsbad, CA 90101
29.62 miles from city center El Cajon
Provides short-term housing and case management for homeless men and long-term housing for employed farm workers in North County.

Please call each morning between the hours of 8:00 am-10:00 am for bed availability. Bed availability changes daily. If eligible, cli
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Bread of Life Winter Rescue Mission

Oceanside, CA 92054
35.80 miles from city center El Cajon
(760) 722-0800
Provides food and shelter to homeless individuals in the North County areas.Open December 1, to March 31. Clients must pass drug test. Must register between 4:30pm to 6:00pm Monday-Friday to considered for shelter bed. If bed is available then one will be provided and if bed is not available then cl
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