Health

County Approves Land Purchase, Begins Design for Southeastern San Diego Live Well Center

| 6:57 PM

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved the purchase of just over 4 acres of vacant land near the intersection of Euclid Avenue and Market Street for the future construction of the Southeastern San Diego Live Well Center on Tuesday. The board authorized the purchase from the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation and began […]

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Social worker man sitting at his desk at Achievement Center for youth.

County Launches Achievement Center to Help Probation Youth Succeed

| 5:07 PM

Escondido youth who need help completing their court-ordered terms of probation have new opportunities to succeed through an Achievement Center. The Achievement Center offers probation-referred youth between the ages of 14 to 19 an after-school program that includes academic tutoring, work readiness training, career exploration, sports recreation, group and individual counseling, case management, mentoring and […]

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Woman being given a COVID-19 vaccine by a nurse.

Distributing COVID-19 Vaccines Equitably 

| 12:18 PM

The County is continuing to expand its efforts to equitably distribute COVID-19 vaccines to populations who have suffered the worst outcomes from the pandemic. In February, the County began piloting multiple health-equity focused methods to ensure that eligible County residents who live in the hardest-hit communities can get vaccinated outside of the traditional online appointment system.