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60 Minutes at the Mission

We will begin holding our monthly tours again on the first Wednesdays of the month beginning on Wednesday, March 1 at 11 AM.

Easter Feast

Our annual Easter Feast for community members in need is scheduled to take place on Thursday, April 6, 2023, from 2 to 4 PM in our main dining hall at 535 East Yanonali Street.

Spring Graduation 2023

We will be holding our first graduation ceremony of 2023 on Saturday, March 4, at 5 PM. Santa Barbara Community Church located at 1002 Cieneguitas Road, will host the celebration and reception.


Graduates with Transformed Lives


Meals Served Annually


Men and Women Sheltered Nightly

About Santa Barbara Rescue Mission

Santa Barbara Rescue Mission was founded in 1965 and has been helping the homeless and addicted in our community for over 50 years. The Rescue Mission will serve 140,000 meals, provide safe shelter to 200 men and women each night and graduate over 30 people from its 12-month Residential Recovery Program.

You can help the Santa Barbara Rescue Mission by Donating or Volunteering.

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