Dr William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library
Grossmont Healthcare District - A Public Agency Serving San Diego's East County Region

Government Agencies

City of San Diego Health Agencies and Associations
County of San Diego Health Agencies and Associations
State of California Health Agencies
Federal Health Agencies

City of San Diego Health Agencies and Associations

Clean Syringe Exchange Program - Family Health Centers of San Diego is the current provider for San Diego's clean syringe exchange program, which is funded by Alliance Healthcare Foundation.

Community Directory - Information on all aspects of the San Diego community, from basic neighborhood services to disability services, library information, recreation, safety, and city cemetery, and more.

Disability Services - City of San Diego general information for people with disabilities. The San Diego Park & Recreation Therapeutic Recreation Services program provides sports, recreation, leisure, and outreach services to San Diegans with physical, mental, and emotional disabilities.

Fire-Rescue Department - Information on 9-1-1, safety and education, and other San Diego fire, lifeguard, and emergency medical services.

Homeless Services - Homeless services available in the City of San Diego.

Recreational Activities and Programs - Information on City of San Diego Park & Recreation Department activities and programs.

Senior Services - Information on senior services including homeless providers and services, park and recreation services, Senior Volunteer Patrol, and other volunteer opportunities for seniors. See also Senior Citizen Services from the Park & Recreation Department.

Victim Resources - San Diego Police Department information, resources, and assistance for victims of certain crimes, including domestic violence, elder and dependent abuse, child abuse, and sexual assault.

Disclaimer: The Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library provides public access to a wide range of health and medical information and is not a substitute for medical advice. You are advised to consult with your physician or other health care professional concerning specific questions or to obtain medical advice.

The links found on this website do not constitute endorsement or recommendation by the Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library, its affiliates, or individuals. We are not responsible for and do not sanction the information contained in websites linked from this site.


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9001 Wakarusa Street
La Mesa, CA 91942

Phone: 619.825.5010
Fax: 619.825.5011


Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9 AM – 8 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM – 5:30 PM
Thursday: 9 AM – 5:30 PM
Friday: 9 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday: 8 AM – 12 noon
Sunday: Closed