February 17, 2023
Build Safe & Healthy Relationships for the Future February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month (TDVAM), a month-long campaign dedicated to raising awareness about teen dating abuse. Every February, young people and their loved ones join together across the country for a national effort to raise awareness about...
June 5, 2023
She had three children to take care of and no money to go somewhere else. That's when she contacted CRC's Domestic Violence program, which helped her pay the back rent and find a new home for her family.
May 18, 2023
Susy’s journey from crisis to stability Susy was a survivor of domestic violence who came to CRC’s emergency shelter with her two young daughters, Sammy and Sofia. Susy had experienced homelessness as a child and wanted to give her daughters a stable home. She secured a full-time job, but it...
May 16, 2023
By Rebecca Nussbaum, CRC Chief Program Officer The Housing Shortage in the US The United States is currently 7 million affordable housing units short of what it needs to address the urgent need for affordable housing for our low-income community members. Unfortunately, with the pace of building and development, we...
May 2, 2023
Community Resource Center was recognized by the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce with a 2023 Carlsbad Business Achievement & Distinction (CBAD) Award in the Nonprofit of the Year category
April 27, 2023
Tiffiny initially came to Community Resource Center (CRC) for emergency food. She was unaware of CRC’s other programs, but through her case manager, she has been able to benefit from CRC's wraparound housing assistance, counseling and domestic violence programs.
April 25, 2023
April Volunteer of the Month: CRC Tea Committee. This month, we want to acknowledge and highlight the CRC Tea Planning Committee. They truly demonstrated the “above and beyond” mentality.
March 2, 2023
Series 4: Meet Your Unhoused Neighbor A senior and lifelong Encinitas resident, William participated in Jewish Family Services’ Safe Parking Lot program here in Encinitas and then made his way to CRC. He desperately needed housing as he wanted to focus on recuperating – he had existing medical conditions worsened...
February 22, 2023
Helping Teens Learn Skills to Build Healthy Relationships for Life By Luis Canseco, CRC Domestic Violence Education and Prevention Program Manager The first Teen Dating Violence Awareness event that was held on February 1st, Teens for Healthy Relationships Conference 2023 was quite a success. Thanks to the community’s support, there...
February 9, 2023
Last night the City of Carlsbad passed their updated Homeless Action Plan. As a part of their presentation, they shared this short video highlighting the great work the City and their community partners are doing to address, prevent, and reduce homelessness in Carlsbad. CRC is so proud to be a...
December 29, 2022
Congratulations to Holiday Baskets Shopping Captains, Anastacia Grenda, Wendy Rees and Kathy Ling! These three were an integral part of the leadership team that made Holiday Baskets such a smooth and successful program for 2022. Cathie Byrd, Holiday Baskets Project Coordinator writes: “I first worked with Wendy and Anastacia for HB21...
December 19, 2022
Ted is college graduate, husband and father. He had a family, home, a great job and at a certain point in his life, he lost it all.