GET TO KNOW A LITTLE 
ABOUT US

Youth Stories

Just in Time has mobilized hundreds of volunteers and peers who now support hundreds of transition age foster youth in San Diego as an extended family, creating a sense of belonging and commitment. Our community-based model empowers grassroots efforts allowing youth to be positively impacted almost immediately. Here are just a few stories!

Creating a Peaceful Place

Creating a Peaceful Place

Growing up in an unstable family situation marked by addiction and abuse, Malia was in and out of foster care and experienced a great amount of housing instability. Malia estimates she moved over 13...

Connected for Life

Connected for Life

Annemarie’s teenage years were defined by uncertainty. Her home life was unsafe and she was often moved among family members. Three years ago when Annemarie was in between places to live, she...

Licensed to Thrive

Licensed to Thrive

Marquita’s entire life changed in third grade when she was taken away during school and placed into the foster care system. In her 11 years in care, she was...