Press Releases

Bridge Shelter Opens for Families Who Are Homeless

San Diego Bridge Shelter SAN DIEGO, January 4, 2018 – This morning, Father Joe’s Villages opened a City of San Diego Temporary Bridge Shelter for families and single women experiencing homelessness. Located at the intersection of 14th and Commercial Streets, this shelter accommodates up to 150 individuals, including men, women and children who are part of a family as well as single women.

Father Joe’s Villages Debuts Film Portraying Journey to Overcome Homelessness

Today, Father Joe’s Villages debuted Shine – an animated short film about the journey to overcome homelessness. In partnership with San Diego integrated marketing agency i.d.e.a. and Golden Globe-nominated animation studio Reel FX, the homeless services provider’s film tells a story of hope intended to shift public perceptions of homelessness and inspire action.