Mission

To address the needs of the most vulnerable and underserved populations in San Diego County by promoting self-sufficiency and economic independence through education and employment opportunities. 

Vision

 

Achieve recognized leadership among San Diego nonprofit entities doing similar work, as measured by achievement of the following goals:
 

  • All programs exceed annual programmatic or contractual goals;

  • Program services are recognized by funders, colleagues, clients and the general public as effective, innovative, and fulfilling an urgent unmet need of our clients;

  • Program funding increases by 100%, including an unrestricted fund of 10% of the annual budget, and a permanent endowment that ensures the organization’s stability and longevity.

Core Values


Employees and board members subscribe to the following values:
 

  • Act with a Heart of Compassion

  • Create Career Pathways

  • Collaborate with the Use of Teamwork

  • Empower Our Community

  • Symbolize Integrity and Sincerity

  • Sustain Growth Through Innovation and Adaptability

  • Inspire a Culture of Inclusion and Diversity

  • Nurture Relationships and Provide Outstanding Service

  • Cultivate an Environment of Accountability and Trust

We are here...

The Access team is unified and committed to advocating for social justice, protecting human rights and striving toward abolishing structural racism and violence wherever it exists in our community.  We will listen to you, advocate for you, invest in you and serve you with the care and programs that have been and continue to be the foundation of our mission for more than 50 years.  We are here - let us know how we can help, contact us.

Service Territory

Access provides classroom training at its headquarters in San Diego as well as at satellite offices and San Pasqual Academy.  Client case management and support services are provided in offices and in the local community.  

 
 
 

Access Headquarters

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2612 Daniel Avenue

San Diego, CA 92111

M - F:  8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Providing services virtually or

by appointment.

Metro Region

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Learn4Life Diego Hills Central High School

4348 54th Street

San Diego, CA 92115

Mayra Contreras, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x120

mcontreras@access2jobs.org

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Learn4Life Innovation High School

2 North Euclid Avenue

National City, CA 91950

Mayra Contreras, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x120

mcontreras@access2jobs.org

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Metro Career Center

4389 Imperial Avenue

San Diego, CA 92113

M - F:  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Accepting walk-ins or by appointment.

East County

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Learn4Life Diego Valley East

511 N. 2nd Street

El Cajon, CA 92021

Anel Angulo, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x122

aangulo@access2jobs.org

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Learn4Life Innovation High School

9530 Winter Gardens Blvd.

Lakeside, CA 92040

Anel Angulo, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x122

aangulo@access2jobs.org

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East County Career Center

151 Van Houten Avenue

El Cajon, CA 92020

M - F:  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Providing services virtually or

by appointment.

North County

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Learn4Life Innovation High School

810 W. Valley Parkway

Escondido, CA 92025

Mayra Contreras, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x120

mcontreras@access2jobs.org

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Learn4Life Innovation High School

931 E. Vista Way

Vista, CA 92084

Mayra Contreras, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x120

mcontreras@access2jobs.org

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California Conservation Corps

1120 Sycamore Avenue
Vista, CA 92081
Mayra Contreras, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x120

mcontreras@access2jobs.org

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Urban Corps of San Diego County

2200 Micro Place

 Escondido CA 92029     

 Mayra Contreras, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x120

mcontreras@access2jobs.org

South County

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Learn4Life Innovation High School

8073 Broadway

Lemon Grove, CA 91945

Anel Angulo, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x122

aangulo@access2jobs.org

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Learn4Life Innovation High School

310 Broadway

Chula Vista, CA 91910

Steven Nunez, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x111

snunez@access2jobs.org

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South County Career Center

1111 Bay Boulevard

Chula Vista, CA

Steven Nunez, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x111

snunez@access2jobs.org

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California Conservation Corps

401 W. 35th St, Ste A,
National City, CA 91950
Steven Nunez, Supervisor

(858) 560-0871 x111

snunez@access2jobs.org

San Pasqual Academy

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YES Program

Escondido, CA 92025

Dan Radojevic

Director of Youth Programs

(760) 233-4028 x301

dan@access2jobs.org