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The Mission at Kern County’s purpose is to offer an environment conducive to the physical, emotional and spiritual well-being of the people we serve by providing hope and a future through Jesus Christ.

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Homeless Services

Life Management

We help address a variety of problems such as substance abuse, parenting skills, nutrition education, and financial management.

Spiritual Encouragement

Daily chapel services, Bible studies, and discipleship programs offer the spiritual hope and healing that is essential to building new lives.


We provide assistance and referrals for employment, housing, government aid, substance abuse, recovery, and other services.


We provide primary medical health care services, essential dental care, professional mental health services, and full-time legal aid counseling.

Personal Hygiene

Restrooms, hot showers, and personal hygiene supplies are all available to our guests.


We serve an average of 500 warm, nutritious meals each day, three times a day, every day of the year.

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Each night, hundreds of men find a warm bed and safety from the dangerous streets. We house an average of 180-200 men each night.

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We distribute clothing to men and women who may have little more than the clothes on their back.

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