Just Be U is an innovative program offered by Urban Street Angels. This program provides housing, support services, advanced technology, integrative medicine, and holistic health care for transitional age youth experiencing homelessness in San Diego. Youth eligible for this program must be between the ages of 18- 25, and have a qualifying Serious Mental Illness (SMI) diagnosis. During their 90 days in the program, youth will receive recuperative, integrative, and holistic wellness services such as acupuncture, yoga, massage therapy, reiki, chiropractic care, and meditation, as well as mindfulness education, biofeedback therapy, and nutritional counseling.

TAY Referral
  • Acupuncture
  • Biofeedback Therapy
  • Chiropractic Care
  • Massage Therapy
  • Meditation
  • Mindfulness Education
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Reiki
  • Yoga

There are 3 qualifying factors for our Just Be U Program:

  • 18-25 years of age (Transitional Age)
  • Homeless
  • Diagnosed with Serious Mental Illness (SMI), including but not limited to:
    1. Anxiety
    2. Bi-polar Disorder
    3. Depression
    4. Psychosis
    5. Schizophrenia
Eric Lovett

Program Administrator


Matt Wood

Program Manager


Jim Cahill

Director of Integrative Medicine


Felisha Ramirez

Case Manager


Himalay Vora

Medical Coordinator


Daniel Kruse

Outreach Coordinator, Peer Support Specialist


J.P. Cervantes

Peer Support Specialist


Gina Worful

Nutrition Coordinator


Emme De Guzman

Nutrition Support


Kat Newman 
Food Services Coordinator/Chef

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