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LIGHT OUR WAY
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to all fathers.
equity, and well-being for all San Diegans.
at the center of the lives of children and youth and at
the center of our communities.
for positive change.
HERE FOR SAN DIEGANS
FOR MORE THAN 50 YEARS
Founded in 1971 and serving over 30,000 San Diegans annually, SAY San Diego has been making a difference for children, families, and communities for over 50 years. We opened our doors with one paid employee, a budget of $1,500, and the goal of providing prevention services to struggling youth - now, we encompass so much more.
SAY San Diego has evolved from a single-focused organization to an agency whose work encompasses over 30 programs which strengthen the whole child, the whole family, and the whole community.
From before- and after-school programs and early childhood services to therapy services for youth and adults, to support for key populations, like the region’s local military families, SAY San Diego strives to make sure that every San Diegan can get the help they need, whenever and wherever they need it.
DISCOVER OUR PROGRAMS
We partner with parents in raising their children and achieving overall family well-being.
Preschools & Extended Learning Programs
Our preschools and before- and after-school programs nurture your child’s growth.
Youth Advocacy & Development
We serve the whole child, emphasizing prevention and personal development.
Health Navigation & Mental Health Support
We help San Diegans get the counseling and care they need on their paths to wellness.
We partner with families, communities, and local leaders to enact positive change and equitable social conditions.
DISCOVER ALL THAT SAY SAN DIEGO HAS TO OFFER
“Since the first day, Miya has excitedly run into the classroom when we arrive and always looks so happy when we pick her up! I appreciate that SAY offers this wonderful center to their staff as it allows me the ability to feel at ease when she's there and while I'm working.”
- Jean Saito, Parent at SAY's Early Childhood Center
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