Health
Helping Kids in Crisis00:55

VIDEO: Helping Kids in Crisis

| 1:12 PM

The County of San Diego has a new, state-of-the-art emergency screening facility for children and adolescents. It provides 24-hour crisis stabilization for youth experiencing a psychiatric emergency. The new facility will replace the one in Chula Vista and start receiving patients at the end of the month.

Families
Local Family Adopts Six Siblings00:31

VIDEO: Local Family Adopts Six Siblings

| 1:18 PM

Chesni and David began as foster parents over 20 years ago. But they wanted something a little more permanent, so they worked with the County of San Diego and adopted six biological siblings, bringing the family size to nine. If you are interested in adopting or becoming a foster family, please call 1-877-I-ADOPT-U.

Parks and Rec
County Brain Camp Keeps Seniors Sharp00:52

VIDEO: County Brain Camp Keeps Seniors Sharp

| 4:10 PM

San Diego County Parks is playing a part in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. The disease affects more than 45 million people worldwide. There’s still no cure, but scientists have been researching ways we can possibly reduce the risks of dementia and Alzheimer’s. That’s where County Parks comes in. For information on activities taking place around you, […]

Library
Check This Out: There’s a New 24/7 Library Kiosk in Chula Vista01:11

VIDEO: Check This Out: There’s a New 24/7 Library Kiosk in Chula Vista

| 2:15 PM

It got even easier to check out books, movies and more thanks to a new self-service kiosk in Chula Vista. San Diego County Library’s new 24/7 Library To Go provides access to hundreds of library materials in a convenient vending machine format. Library cardholders can pick up new books or movies any time, day or […]

Animals
About 70 Cats Taken from Lakeside Apartment01:19

VIDEO: More than 100 Cats Taken from Lakeside Apartment

| 5:51 PM

Updated Nov. 3, 2017: Animal Services had removed 127 cats as of Friday afternoon. More than 100 cats are in the care of County Animal Services after they were relinquished by a resident in Lakeside Thursday. Sheriff’s deputies were conducting a welfare check on a person at the home and discovered the animals, then called Animal […]

Families
‘Gramping’ Event Tightens Family Bonds02:39

VIDEO: ‘Gramping’ Event Tightens Family Bonds

| 10:03 AM

It’s estimated that there may be 24,000 or more grandparents in San Diego County who are raising their grandchildren. And it’s easy for these grandparents to feel alone in their efforts. But the County is trying to change that.