Upcoming Lifeline Events


Lifeline & YMCA Host Awareness Walk for Youth Homelessness

When: November 15, 2022 from 9:00-11:00am
November is National Runaway & Homeless Youth Awareness Month. Please join the community in amplifying our voices to end youth homelessness. Rally will begin at YMCA's TAY Drop-In Center (215 Barnes St., Oceanside, CA 92054) and end at the Oceanside Municipal Pier. Learn More & RSVP!

Adopt-A-Family Donor Drop-Off Party

When: December 10, 2022
Adopt-A-Family is a holiday giving program designed to help low-income families who are Lifeline clients celebrate the holiday season by connecting them with local businesses, organizations, and individuals who “adopt” them. This year we look forward to celebrating our donors with a drop-off party on December 10th at our Vista Campus (200 Michigan Ave., Vista, CA 92084). Learn More!

Previous Lifeline Events

Club Crown Heights' October Fest

When: October 28, 2022 from 5:00-8:00pm
Lifeline's Club Crown Heights program invites you to the annual October Fest happening on October 28 from 5 - 8 PM at the Crown Heights Community Center (1210 Division Street, Oceanside, CA 92054). Bring your family and kids to enjoy food, arts, crafts, and more! Thank you to the City of Oceanside Resource Center for organizing this community event. Learn More!

Dia Del Niño
When: April 30, 2022 from 12:00-3:00pm

Join us to celebrate Dia Del Niño on Saturday, April 30th at the Crown Heights Resource Center at 1210 Division St, Oceanside CA 92054. This free community event is for ALL ages! There is food for all kids and activities include raffles, arts and crafts, fun and games, music, & more.

Thank you to our Sponsor

Encinitas Wine & Food Festival

When: June 4, 2022 from 4:00-7:00 PM
Lifeline is a beneficiary of the upcoming Encinitas Wine & Food Festival, which will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at the Encinitas Ranch Golf Course and I wanted to reach out and invite you to this special event. This outdoor event with an ocean view features more than 20 food vendors – in addition to wine, beer, and spirits. With music, auction items and a raffle. This is a wonderful way to kick off our San Diego summer with a party for a cause
Purchase Tickets & Learn More Here


2nd Annual Rotary Club of Carlsbad Golf Tournament
When: June 10, 2022 at St. Mark Golf Club
Lifeline's HERE Now suicide prevention program is a beneficiary of the Rotary Club of Carlsbad's Annual Golf Scramble Fundraiser at St. Mark Golf Club in San Marcos is June 10th! Save the date and be prepared to get your foursome together for a good cause!

2022 Volunteer Awards
When: April 19, 2022 from 12:00-1:00 PM
These last 2 years during the height of the pandemic we have seen how indispensable volunteers are to Lifeline. Thank you for joining us on Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at 12 pm via Zoom for a fun, virtual get-together celebrating our volunteers. The event featured an awards ceremony, virtual door prizes, and more! Join us in thanking those who have given their time and energy to helping Lifeline build self-reliance among youth, adults, and families across San Diego County this year!
“Individually we are a drop, together we are an ocean.”

10:30-11:30 AM |  Drive-through style lunch pick-up at Vista Campus
12:00-1:00 PM |  Virtual Awards Ceremony via Zoom


Thank you to our Title Sponsor:



Come & Be Counted Event - 2022 Point-In-Time Count
When: February 24, 2022
If you are a youth experiencing homelessness, you matter & deserve to be counted. Enjoy free food & drinks at Lifeline's House Drop-In Center location!
Learn more here.

Ask the Experts
Miss the Webinar? Watch the Zoom Recording HERE

How to Get Involved in the Anti-Trafficking Movement Zoom Webinar - January 20 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM
January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month, and Lifeline invites you to join Project LIFE experts to discuss top ways you can get involved in the anti-trafficking movement this year! Clinical experts from Lifeline's Project LIFE (Living in Freedom from Exploitation) team will be providing webinar attendees examples and opportunities to get involved in multiple areas of the anti-trafficking continuum. Hear about an advocate's journey and how YOU can become an HT advocate. Learn more about the upstream/downstream effect and ways you get engaged in prevention & early intervention efforts. As well as other ways you can help meet needs and engage with community partners in the fight to end trafficking.
Register HERE for the Webinar!

Ask the Experts
Youth Development Department Presents: Tobacco Cessation Workshop - November 15 from 5:00-6:30 PM
In partnership with Vista Community Clinic's Tobacco Control Program, this workshop will focus on addressing the following:
-Health Consequences of tobacco use
-Nicotine Dependency
-Electronic Smoking devices/vapes
-Resources to quit smoking/vaping


Meeting ID: 965 4886 2486

Passcode: 015530



Lifeline & YMCA Host Runaway & Homeless Youth Rally - Nov. 17

In November is National Runaway & Homeless Youth Awareness Month. Please join the community in amplifying our voices to end youth homelessness. Learn More & RSVP!

2021 Lifeline Awards
Join us for the 2021 Lifeline Awards Event celebrating how Lifeline & Community Partners have helped youth, adults, and families change their own stories through building self-reliance. The event will take place on September 1, from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM. The event will be available both virtually on Zoom and in person at the Vista Campus (200 Michigan Ave) featuring emcee Mark Mullen from NBC7 and Lifeline's Executive Director, Don Stump.

10:30 AM | VIP In-Person Breakfast &
11:30 AM | Live Show at Vista Campus (200 Michigan Ave.)

Thank you to our Lifeline Awards Title Sponsor: Kaiser Permanente. 

Ask the Experts: HERE Now Virtual Parent Workshops 

Are you a parent in need of additional resources for your children heading into summer? Hear from Lifeline's HERE Now teen suicide prevention program experts and engage in Q&A sessions. Over 32 virtual visits in English and Spanish are available coving the following topics: Self-Harm & Our Youth, Suicide Ideation & Our Youth, Conversations Around Safety, Coping Skills, Strengths & the Dimensions of Wellness.

Register for Session 1 (Dates from June 23 - July 14) or Session 2 (Dates from July 28 - August 18).


Meet the Experts Series

Hosted by Executive Director, Don Stump, Lifeline is inviting small groups of program supporters to meet our program experts virtually and get an insider's view of the 24/7 services provided to clients on their path to self-reliance. The series covers Human Trafficking and Youth Development. For more info, or to RSVP contact Megan Callen.

Meet the Experts: Human Trafficking Prevention & Intervention 6/16

Our goal is to walk through Project LIFE’s services and illustrate the journey that victims experience through Project LIFE services – short term to long term – on their path to self-reliance.

2020 Volunteer Appreciation Celebration

2020 Lifeline Awards

Under Construction: Building Communities Since 1973

The 2020 Lifeline Awards is an event to honor organizations and individuals from the local community, who work in partnership with North County Lifeline, to make extraordinary contributions to improve the lives of the youth and families we serve. The past 6 months have been challenging for all of us, but our volunteers, interns, and community partners have rallied around us to ensure that Lifeline's services are unaffected. On September 17th, we had a virtual event to celebrate our incredible honorees. Click here to view the recording of this memorable event!
Ask the Experts Series
This free online series, lead by industry experts from North County Lifelines and community partners throughout San Diego County, tackles subject matters pertinent to living in our COVID-19 world. The series covers Human Trafficking, Gang Prevention, Suicide Prevention & Intervention, and Domestic Violence Prevention.

Click on each image to view the recording of these webinars



Click here to Watch Human Trafficking Video
Due to COVID-19 our nation's youth have seen an incredible increase in overall screen time. Click here to view the recording of our interactive online presentation and Q&A session presented by Project LIFE at North County Lifeline. Learn the dangers of human trafficking and how to keep youth safe from online predators. 

Many families are struggling financially, and youth are vulnerable and seeking connection during the COVID-19 crisis. Gang activity may be enticing for youth who are social distancing at home. Click here to view the recording of our interactive gang prevention presentation and Q&A with Youth Development staff from North County Lifeline, focusing on keeping youth safe, free from gang association, addiction and crime, and out of the juvenile justice system.

With youth and young adults social distancing due to COVID-19, more and more youth are reporting feelings of isolation and suicidal ideations. Click here to view the recording of our interactive suicide prevention and intervention presentation geared towards middle and high school students and parents. The presentation concludes with a Q&A session and options for self-referral and follow-up with the HERE Now staff from North County Lifeline.


With families isolating at home with limited connections to supports in the community, the number of reported domestic violence occurrences is on the rise. Click here to view the recording of our interactive domestic violence prevention and educational presentation focusing on improving parenting skills and coping with stressors in the home. The presentation concludes with a Q&A session and additional resources from the CSF (Community Services for Families) staff at North County Lifeline.