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Every day as the sun rises and sets along the coast, the Central Coast Rescue Mission is changing lives for good.
Nights of Shelter
NIGHTS OF SHELTER
Last year we provided more than 5,000 nights of safe, warm, and comfortable sleep to the men in our Life Recovery Program.
Meals Served Last Year
FEEDING THE HOMELESS
A warm meal nourishes the body, mind, and soul. It can make all the difference in the world to someone who is struggling.
Articles of Clothing
Over 6,900 articles of clothing were given to people in need through our direct assistance and life recovery programs.
Boxes of Food
Needy families receive grocery assistance from our three pantry locations.
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Your donation supports people in need and helps them lead healthy, self-sufficient lives.
Lives Changed For Good.
Everyone experiencing homelessness has a different story These days we see the tents and camps of those experiencing homelessness all around us. The population of those living on the streets seems to be ballooning in many cities. Why can’t someone just fix this? It’s a question we grapple with, and the answer is simply not…
At the Mission we strive to make our Life Recovery Program holistic. What that means is we don’t just focus on one thing when it comes to recovery. We address the whole person, and address the issues as if they were interconnected. For instance, most of our clients have experience with homelessness, so we want…
Alex was exposed to drugs as a child, smoking marijuana when he was just 8 and starting to experiment with other drugs by the time he was 11. “It was whatever I could get my hands on,” he said. At 13, he started selling. “I was a full-on drug dealer, picking up pounds (of drugs).…