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SFS Current Slides
A journey of hope and celebration of the spirit
OceanLeaf is an annual celebration of East African culture and its residents organized by Somali Family Service of San Diego.
LION: Our youth is our future.
Somali Family Service (SFS) has worked to fine tune and expand its youth group which is called, Leaders In Our Neighborhood (LION).
Taxan NewsLetter: Somali Newslink
The only bilingual Somali newsletter in Southern California produced by Somali Family Service.
The Annual Youth Summit 2014:
Planting the seeds of change
The Annual Health Fair
SFS has been a champion in addressing gaps in healthcare in the San Diego East African refugee community.
Young Refugees on the Road to Becoming Community Leaders - Voice of San Diego
School wasn’t easy for Amina Goth, who came to Lemon Grove from Ethiopia as a teenager in 2006 with her mother and 11 siblings. She learned English while watching cartoons as she took care of her younger brothers, and she didn’t enjoy taking classes. Read more
Demystifying Autism - Najla Ibrahim, SFS Health & Wellness Director
During the month of February, SFS held an autism information forum led by Najla Ibrahim, Health & Wellness Program Coordinator of Somali Family Service. The goal of this session was to begin the process of educating the Somali community on various aspects of autism, and the ways in which families could work to navigate and better deal with their children affected by autism. Read more on the current TAXAN Newsletter