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Cortez Hill Family Center

The Cortez Hill Family Shelter is one of the only three residential programs for homeless families in the City of San Diego. Additionally, the Cortez Hill Family Shelter is the only homeless program in San Diego County that keeps homeless families together, providing 45 families with individual apartment-style housing at one time. The City-owned downtown facility is located in downtown San Diego's Cortez Hill neighborhood and is operated by YWCA of San Diego County. Families can stay up to 120 days and receive services such as case management, counseling, legal assistance, career development, financial literacy, children's services, and transportation assistance.

For more information on the Cortez Hill Family Shelter, please visit the YWCA of San Diego County website. Interested individuals may also contact YWCA at (619) 239-0355 or [email protected] or stop by YWCA's main office between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (Monday through Friday) at 1012 C St. in downtown San Diego.


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