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San Diego Humane Society

Domestic Violence Support

SAN DIEGO HUMANE SOCIETY PROGRAMS AND SERVICES

CAMPUS LOCATIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

San Diego Campus:
5500 Gaines St.
San Diego, CA 92110

El Cajon Campus:
1373 N. Marshall Ave., El Cajon, CA 92020

Escondido Campus:
3500 Burnet Drive
Escondido, CA 92027

Oceanside Campus:
572 Airport Road (most services)
& 2905 San Luis Rey Road (dogs)
Oceanside, CA 92058

Open Tuesday-Sunday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
619-299-7012

ADOPTIONS, LOST PETS, MICROCHIPPING, SPAY/NEUTER, VACCINATIONS AND HUMANE EUTHANASIA

Online appointment scheduling

BEHAVIOR & TRAINING HELPLINE

619-299-7012, ext. 2244

COMMUNITY PET PANTRY

Tuesday-Sunday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

LICENSING

Online or in-person services available

VETERINARY CARE

Financial assistance on a case-by-case basis; please apply online

ADDITIONAL VETERINARY CARE RESOURCES

Animal Welfare Foundation of San Diego
Grants for spay/neuter services.
619-702-4400
awfsandiego.org

FACE Foundation
Financial assistance for one-time emergency, life-saving vet care. Requires a diagnosis and treatment plan with an excellent prognosis.
858-450-3223
face4pets.org

Pet Assistance Foundation
Referrals for low cost spay/neuter near you; financial assistance for qualifying low-income pet owners.
855-738-7349
petassistancefoundation.org

Pets of the Homeless
National organization that provides pet food and funding for veterinary care for pet families experiencing homelessness.
775-841-7463
info@petsofthehomeless.org

Pets Without Walls 
Program through Helen Woodward Animal Center that offers pet food and veterinary care for pets of the homeless.Veterinary services currently suspended due to COVID-19.
858-756-4117
animalcenter.org

St. Vincent de Paul Village
Free vaccination clinic on the third Sunday of every month.
1501 Imperial Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101
619-233-8500

PET BOARDING RESOURCES

Rancho Coastal Humane Society
Animal Safehouse Program (ASP) provides free, temporary pet boarding to victims of domestic violence.
760-753-6476
rchumanesociety.org/animal-safehouse

Red Rover Safe Escape Grants 
Provides funding to help with the cost of pet boarding while a pet guardian is in a domestic violence shelter. Application must be submitted online by a domestic violence shelter representative on behalf of the client.
916-429-2457
redrover.org/relief/dv-safe-escape-grants

Red Rover Safe Place for Pets 
Database to search local on-site and off-site housing options for pet families who need a safe escape from domestic violence.
916-429-2457
safeplaceforpets.org

HUMAN SERVICE RESOURCES

211
Free, 24-hour confidential phone service and searchable online database.
211
211sandiego.org

Center for Community Solutions
Provides shelter, legal aid and counseling services. 
DV Hotline: 888-385-4657
ccssd.org

Community Resource Center
Provies shelter, rental assistance, legal aid, counseling services and more. 
DV Hotline: 877-633-1112
crcncc.org

Father Joe’s Villages
Offers case management services including housing resources, employment and education services.
619-466-3537
my.neighbor.org

Adult men and women: San Diego Day Center
299 17th St.
San Diego, CA 92101

Families: Joan Kroc Center
1501 Imperial Ave.
San Diego, CA 92101

Rachel's Women's Center
Drop-in day center for homeless and low-income women that provides a bathroom, shower, laundry facilities, clothing, mental health and recovery services.
759 Eighth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
619-696-0873
ccdsd.org/homeless-womens-services

Safe Parking Program
Jewish Family Service operates two safe parking lots for unsheltered San Diegans living out of their vehicles.
858-637-3210
jfssd.org

Women's Resource Center 
Provides shelter, supportive services and counseling to victims of domestic violence or sexual assault in North County.
DV Hotline: 760-757-3500
760-547-8800
wrcsd.org

YWCA
Provides shelter and integrative services. 
DV Hotline: 619-234-3164
ywcasandiego.org

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