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    Centers where homeless people can spend time during the day or evening. Services may include counseling and/or medication monitoring on a formal or informal basis; personal hygiene supplies; facilities for showering, shaving, napping, laundering clothes, making necessary telephone calls or attending to other personal needs; and other basic supportive services. Some centers may also provide meals or facilities for cooking. Programs that focus on homeless youth may provide case management, living skills training, family reunification assistance, classes and other educational supports, pre-employment training, health education (including HIV prevention), help in obtaining valid ID and other services that help youth successfully exit street life and transition to independent living.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Brother Benno's Center, Brother Benno FoundationA drop-in center that provides services to homeless AND low-income people. Offers meals, including breakfast and sack lunch, during the week, and a Saturday brunch. Distributes clothing and basic toiletries, and provides shower, laundry facilities (must do 2 hours worth of volunteer work per load of laundry), and haircuts. Also offers assistance to veterans by a representative of the Veterans Homeless Outreach. The Center can be used as a mailing address for homeless individuals. Provides bus passes for verifiable medical or court appointments only. Food packages are provided to low-income families with children younger than 18 years of age. Offers prescription medication assistance for the uninsured to families with children, seniors 60 years and older, and to disabled individuals who live in Oceanside only. Also provides case management.North CoastalBrother Benno's CenterBrother Benno Foundation
    Rachel's Women's Center, Catholic CharitiesProvides a safe and sober seven days a week drop-in day center for homeless and very-low income women. Provides lunch for 60 females. Offers bathroom, shower, lunch service, replacement clothing, alcohol/drug recovery services, mental health consultations, socialization activities, education, resources to aid in finding locations. CentralRachel's Women's CenterCatholic Charities
    San Diego Day Center, St Vincent de Paul, Father Joe's VillagesThe San Diego Day Center for Homeless Adults (Neil Good Day Center) serves homeless and at risk of homeless adults in the City of San Diego. Participants are welcomed and supported to this low-barrier program through diverse on-site services that bring together homeless service providers and Day Center services which creates a setting where needs can be met efficiently and effectively. The main focus of the Day Center is to motivate clients into the Coordinated Assessment and Housing Placement system while offering basic human dignity services such as showers, mail services and laundry. The Program utilizes a harm reduction model which does not require sobriety, however, neither alcohol or drugs can be used or possessed onsite. CentralSan Diego Day CenterFather Joe's Villages
    Storefront, Overnight Shelter and Day Center, San Diego Youth ServicesProvides overnight shelter and day center for homeless youth (including pregnant teens on a case-by-case basis) and runaways. Services include family reunification, information and referral, counseling, case management, independent living and social skills development, job development, transportation assistance, food, and clothing. **IMPORTANT NOTE** Clients Must be single minors 12-17 years of age ONLY.CentralOvernight Shelter and Day CenterSan Diego Youth Services

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