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We are a branch of the YMCA of San Diego County offering social services through over 20 programs in three different areas:

Counseling & Family Support
We provide mental health support, assistance to relative caregivers, services for families with special needs children and support for families within the Child Welfare System.
Transitional Housing & Youth Development
We offer transitional housing, support services, counseling, life skills training and workforce development to help youth transition to self-sufficiency.
Community Center
We serve the Mid-City community by providing an event space, Y Cook Community Kitchen and Cyber Y Robotics vendor services.

Quick Links:

Childcare Resource Services

Cooking Classes

Counseling Services

Cyber Y

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Kinship Support

Oz San Diego

Transitional Housing

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YMCA Youth & Family Services

YFS locations

Community Center
2929 Meade Avenue
San Diego, CA 92116

Counseling Offices
4080 Centre Street
San Diego, CA 92103

Oceanside Complex
215 Barnes Street
Oceanside, CA 92054

Our Mission

YMCA Youth & Family Services is dedicated to improving the quality of human life and to helping all people realize their fullest potential through development of the spirit, mind and body.