Health
Pilot Program Provides Help To Seniors In Crisis01:19

VIDEO: Pilot Program Provides Help To Seniors In Crisis

| 2:19 PM

A new pilot programs helps those with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia who are in crisis. The County-led Alzheimer’s Response Team, also called ART, launched earlier this year in the East County. It links first responders, social workers and others together to get the right type of help in an emergency for patients […]

Animals
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VIDEO: Pet of the Week – Canela

| 5:05 PM

Meet Canela (Tag #N680)! She’s a 6-year-old vizsla/blend in search of her new forever family. Canela is as sweet as they come. She loves a good game of fetch… but good luck getting the ball back. She also enjoys meeting new friends and loves a good scratch. So let’s get her adopted! You can see Canela […]

Families
Free Computers Given to Foster Families01:36

VIDEO: Free Computers Given to Foster Families

| 4:35 PM

Some San Diego County foster families got a little help bridging the digital divide. The County and the San Diego Futures Foundation teamed up to distribute computers to 150 foster families. Computer access is common, but it hasn’t reached all homes. Supervisor Greg Cox helped pass out the computers during the annual giveaway event. The computers […]

Health
County Opens New Live Well Center in Oceanside01:44

County Opens New Live Well Center in Oceanside

| 1:08 PM

The County of San Diego opened the new North Coastal Live Well Health Center in Oceanside on Tuesday, offering behavioral health treatment and recovery services and resources for military and veterans. The center is located on the site of a former County facility and will eventually house a public health clinic that’s slated to open […]

Parks and Rec
Students Give Life To Oakoasis County Preserve03:13

VIDEO: Students Give Life To Oakoasis County Preserve

| 9:52 AM

Recently, St. Augustine High School students spent four hours planting trees in an area affected by the 2003 Cedar Fire. For many, it was the first time planting a tree, but they hope their efforts bring back a full forest by 2070. Find more volunteer opportunities at sdparks.org.

Families
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It’s Toys for Tots Time at County Airports

| 2:36 PM

Santa’s sleigh typically touches down on rooftops, not runways, but four County airports want to help you make that happen—and make this holiday happier for local, less fortunate children! All you have to do is drop off a new, unwrapped toy to be Santa to a good girl or boy!