News & Updates

WindanSea Surf Club Teaches Kids to Hang Ten

On August 11th, kids from our Therapeutic Childcare Program had an awesome day with Windansea Surf Club, treating our kids to burgers, a surfing adventure and lots of kindness. Learn more about the 30-year history behind this event.

The Real Superheroes: Landlord Partnerships

Manny, Housing Specialist extraordinaire, works to find viable housing for his clients at Father Joe’s Villages. However, this task is not always as easy as it seems…

Homelessness can happen to anyone.

Many people living in San Diego are only a few paychecks away from becoming homeless. That’s why Father Joe’s Villages is here to provide services and programs that move people off the streets while they get back on their feet. John, a smart and skilled professional, was one of those people.

“Good Boy!”: Life of a K9 Officer at Father Joe’s

Not all heroes walk on two legs! Our Village Security team provides a secure environment to everyone on-site at Father Joe’s Villages— with a little help from their canine companions. By Daniella Zamudio, K-9 Security Officer Lead Our security team is on-site 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to assure a secure environment for residents, guests, employees, volunteers and clients.

“No one else had cared for me.”

Sebastian, a senior living homeless in San Diego, was tired of being hungry and frightened on the streets. Here’s how he changed his life with help from Father Joe’s Villages. “Thank you for changing my life and making me a better man.

The Amazing Kids of San Diego!

Father Joe’s Villages is so grateful for the support of industrious young superheroes across San Diego. Every day, kids volunteer and fundraise to help end homelessness in their community. Here are just a few examples of our incredible helpers from recent months!