Amikas Bridge Communities
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A Safe Place to Sleep

while working on getting into permanent housing

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The San Jose Solution

A state law allowing emergency sleeping cabins for San Jose could work for San Diego too.

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We need very affordable housing

...not trickle down housing.

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Food Finder

Matching Hungry Folks with Healthy Food

Will Work for Housing
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Who is Amikas

Addressing homelessness with affordable, innovative housing solutions for the San Diego Region's most vulnerable population, women and children, with a focus on military veterans.

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Amikas is a California, not-for-profit, 501(c)(3), public benefit organization.
Donations to Amikas are deductible for tax purposes.

Posted on Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 6:54am

Othello Village is on a plot of land behind a gas station, surrounded by a chain-link fence. It consists of 28 wooden huts and 12 tents that flap in a bitter Pacific wind. Residents share a shower, toilet and kitchen tent, with food stored in plastic boxes to keep out the rats.