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Client Spotlight: Courage Through Creativity

At the Luhman Center for Supportive Living, a transitional living facility for mentally ill male adults in El Cajon, you come across a group of 40 men, all a character within their own. However having faced endless discrimination and rejection in their lives there is a sense of isolation, discouragement, and lack of engagement in social activities.


Stand Down 2018

We are out at Stand Down San Diego 2018 all weekend long!

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Client Spotlight: Changed by Hawley

Client Spotlight: Changed by Hawley

John's Story

Battling more fights than he could take on alone, John, a homeless army veteran, was struggling to cope with life, the aftermath of being in the army, and the ache he felt of having nowhere to call home.


Happy Memorial Day

This past weekend we celebrated Memorial Day. On this day, we honor the memory of those brave men and women who gave everything for their country.


Holy Week 2018

It is Holy Week, the week that we commemorate the sacrifice and resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.


World Down Syndrome Day

Today, March 21, is World Down Syndrome Day. Read on to learn more and help raise public awareness of Down Syndrome.


Staff Spotlight: Reverend Everett Lundgren

For all those who know him, there is only one Rev. Ev at Volunteers of America Southwest and we are blessed to have him as part of our family. Our Chaplin for over 4 years, Reverend Everett Lundgren is a prime example of someone who loves their job and where they work.


International Women's Day

Today is International Women's Day, a day to honor and celebrate all of the brave, intelligent, courageous, and amazing women in our lives! One of our co-founders, Maud Ballington Booth, was an extremely remarkable person, and today we celebrate her lasting legacy.


Welcome to Our New Website

We've launched a brand new website and would love to tell you all about it!