They'll not only check your home for you while you're on vacation, but they visit our aging population to make sure they are safe and healthy. They're the Sheriff's Senior Volunteer Patrol.
Think the library is for quiet time spent sitting in a chair? Think again! The Rockin' Recess program at the Lemon Grove Library gets kids up and moving after school.
Project Wildlife is an essential partner to our Department of Animal Services, treating and releasing thousands of wild animals in San Diego County each year. You can contact Project Wildlife if you have a wild animal that needs care.
Girls in the San Diego County juvenile justice system get their hands dirty in hopes of getting a clean chance to start over in life.
It's official. San Diego County's Department of Agriculture, Weights and Measures just confirmed the first occurrence of Scantius aegyptius within our borders. And they'd like your help in finding out more about it.
"We're a walking nightmare." Listen to one couple’s story of losing their child to SIDS and learn ways of safe sleeping for your infant. Visit the CDC's SIDS website for more information.
Da'Von was 14, in and out of trouble for most of his young life, and headed down the wrong path as he neared adulthood. Then, he entered into a unique partnership between County Probation and Health & Human Services that helped turn his life around.
In 2013, the County of San Diego designated the Chula Vista Elementary School District a "Live Well San Diego" partner. Students are now more active and watching what they eat. This is one school's success story.
If you thought dogs and cats were the only animals abandoned by their owners, look again. County Animal Services staff got some hands on training on how to care for reptiles and get them ready for adoption. Visit these sites for reptile information and adoption options. EcoVivarium, San Diego Herpetological Society, and County Animal Services.