Just Be U

Just Be U is a unique and innovative program offered by Urban Street Angels. This program provides housing, support services, integrative medicine, and holistic health care for transitional age youth experiencing homelessness in San Diego.

OUR PROGRAM

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.

SERVICES

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

REQUIREMENTS

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

PROGRAM STAFF

Eric Lovett

Program Administrator

Matt Wood

Program Manager

Jim Cahill

Director of Integrative Medicine

Himalay Vora

Medical Coordinator

Sunny Rey

Case Manager

Daniel Kruse

Outreach Coordinator, Peer Support Specialist

J.P. Cervantes

Peer Support Specialist

Stella Schoepflin

Outreach Support, Residential Assistant

Gina Worful

Nutrition Coordinator

Emme De Guzman

Nutrition Support

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