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.

Our network of programs deliver:


We partner with parents in raising their children and achieving overall family well-being.

Preschools & Extended Learning

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.

Community Development

We partner with families, communities, and local leaders to enact positive change and equitable social conditions.

SAY San Diego Programs

Nurture your child’s healthy development, empower your family’s well-being, and connect with your community through one of our many programs:

Hear From Our Customers

“Thank you, SAY San Diego (and Andria) for helping me find the happy me, and especially for giving me the tools needed to overcome my past trauma.”

- SAY Client, 36 year-old mother

How We Help Parents & Youth

Alcohol, tobacco, and substance abuse prevention
After school programs, childcare, and school readiness
Child abuse prevention and general family support
Partnerships for military and refugee/immigrant families
Family strengthening and self-sufficiency workshops
Foster care and kinship parenting support for new parents
Juvenile delinquency prevention and drug/alcohol education
Access to mental health counseling and affordable healthcare
Intensive case management, adult services, and youth development

Community Organizations & Corporate Partners

Delivering Well-Being for the Entire Family

Growing up and raising a family can be complicated, even under the best of circumstances. Such complexities become stressful and potentially damaging when children and families face setbacks and other challenges, including poverty, displacement, family disruption or separation, mental illness or substance abuse, and relationship problems. SAY San Diego offers a holistic approach, which enriches youth, empowers families, and motivates communities to take action.

To learn more, provide your contact information below and continue the path to lead your family towards a place of true well-being.