Shelters

For a more comprehensive list of resources, click on the community buttons below for downloadable guides.

EL CAJON
Crisis House 
1034 N. Magnolia Ave., El Cajon    (619) 444-1194   Housing assistance and resources
East Co. Transitional Living Center  1527 E. Main St., El Cajon   (619) 442-0457  Emergency shelter, transitional living and homeless services
Eastern Lights at Meridian Church   660 S. 3rd St., El Cajon   (305) 934-8887   Temporary youth shelter for ages 18-25 on the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month.

GENERAL LOCATIONS
2-1-1 Shelter Referrals  Dial 2-1-1 for 24-hour referral service for San Diego Co. shelters
Online Homeless Shelter Sites    www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/
Interfaith Shelter Network   Dial 2-1-1 for referrals to seasonal shelters in local churches