Center For Social Advocacy
Formerly known as Heartland Human Relations & Fair Housing Association
277 East Lexington Ave., Suite A
El Cajon, CA 92020
Agency addresses civil and human rights issues, specifically providing fair housing and discrimination assistance, landlord-tenant mediation, hate crime prevention and education, youth counseling, and citizenship and voter education.
|Mortgage Credit Certificate Program
For information contact:
Affordable Housing Applications: (619) 469-0270
City of Santee participates in this regional program which provides eligible first-time homebuyers with federal tax credits to assist with mortgage payments.
|Programs Assisting the Homeless/Disadvantaged|
|Homeless Prevention & Intervention Project (Crisis House)|
1034 N. Magnolia Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92020
Provides case management and counseling services to address the employment, health, and emergency needs of homeless individuals.
San Diego Mediation Center
A division of the National Conflict Resolution Center
181 Rea Ave., Suite 101
El Cajon, CA 92020
Santee Food Bank
located @Newbreak Church - Santee Campus
(619) 448-4456 - no telephone @site
Hrs: Wed & Fri 9am to 11am
1st & 3rd Sat 9am to 11am
Third Tuesday of each month
11am to 1pm
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P.O. Box 710033
Santee, CA 92072-0033
|Trauma Intervention Program (TIP)|
[Referral by public safety agencies]Provides immediate supportive care and referral assistance to individuals and families traumatized by a crisis or emergency.
|Programs Providing Youth Services|
|American Youth Soccer Org. (AYSO)|
For information: (619) 562-2976
Provides AYSO registration fees for disadvantaged youth.
Program enables lower income youth to participate in team sport activities.
Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Program
Contact City Hall: (619) 258-4100 Ext. 207
Provides early intervention counseling for juveniles identified as having potential firesetting problems.
Santee Voucher Incentive Program (VIP)
Contact City Hall: (619) 258-4100 Ext. 222
V.I.P. provides recreation program fees for children of families in need of assistance,which enables them to participate in recreational classes and camps.
|Programs Assisting Small Businesses|
|Contracting Opportunities Program|
Santee Chamber of Commerce
10315 Mission Gorge Road
Santee, CA 92071
Facilitate and counsel small businesses regarding competing for and winning government contracts. Provides information regarding training opportunities.
|Public Transportation Services|
|Bus Transportation Services|
Contact County Transit System: (619) 448-2720
Five local community routes operate seven days a week serving Santee and surrounding communities.
|Commuter Express Bus Services|
For route/schedule information: (619) 233-3004
Two speedy round trips are provided via Highway 52 from Santee/El Cajon to Kearny Mesa--Monday-Friday during peak commuter hours. Commuters purchasing a monthly pass are eligible for the free Guaranteed Ride Home Program.
|San Diego Trolley|
For trolley/bus transfer information: (619) 233-3004
San Diego Trolley provides service from the Santee Transit Center to downtown San Diego via the East Line. County Transit System (CTS) offers convenient bus transfers to the Santee Transit Center located at Mission Gorge Road and Cuyamaca Street.
Senior/Disabled Transit Services
Contact CTS Wheels: (619) 231-1466
A curb-to-curb service for seniors and disabled individuals. This dial-a-ride service is provided in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
About this Guide This guide is provided as a resource directory of city sponsored programs providing assistance and other services available to Santee residents. These programs are funded from the following sources:
- City of Santee
- Santee Community Development Commission
- Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) fund
|The City of Santee Complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require reasonable accommodations to access any city services or programs, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (619) 258-4100 so that arrangements can be made to address your specific needs.|
Last updated date: 1/7/2013 3:18:00 PM