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Homeless Encampment Sweep
Posted Monday, April 17, 2017 - 12:30pm in amikas_admin's blog

Councilmember Ward's response to my question last week at the Downtown Fellowship meeting, about the on-going sweeps of homeless encampments, was one of the most thoughtful offered by any legis

A door that locks
Posted Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 4:52pm in amikas_admin's blog

Amikas is presenting a demonstration of emergency sleeping cabins and very affordable bungalow homes that they hope will be part of San Diego's solution to homelessness, the lack of sufficient

Homeless advocates present mayor with prop rocks in shopping cart
Posted Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 9:47am in amikas_admin's blog

Some days I marvel at the value of the network of good people that has grown in our community—people involved in so many different areas, all so critical, who come together to support one ano

Monarch Caterpillars
Posted Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 6:42pm in amikas_admin's blog

The milkweed plants in my labyrinth are covered with dozens of Monarch caterpillars.

Posted Monday, September 15, 2014 - 10:03pm in amikas_admin's blog

As executive director and the only staff for Amikas, a non-profit helping to house homeless women and children, primarily veterans, I get calls from women in all kinds of desperate situations, incl

Posted Monday, April 28, 2014 - 9:12pm in amikas_admin's blog

Remember that awful rain storm we had in San Diego last month?

Posted Monday, December 30, 2013 - 4:22pm in amikas_admin's blog

On Christmas Eve, the children living in Amikas House gave me a precious gift – a feeling of gratification.

Posted Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 11:39am in amikas_admin's blog

Amikas Update

Temporary Highlight
Posted Monday, December 16, 2013 - 8:32am in amikas_admin's blog

We're excited to announce the launch of our new website. Over the coming days we will be adding to it and improving the content and usefulness.

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