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.
The Mission at Kern County is the community’s largest providers of emergency shelter services. We provide comprehensive care for me experiencing homelessness. We serve three meals every day, offer a safe place to sleep, and provide access hygienic services including showers and medical care.
The Mission at Kern County’s residential Christian Life Discipleship Program is an intense, in-depth, year-long plan designed to help men and women experience completes transformation. Helping rebuild lives on a solid biblical foundation, and lasting solutions:
After the successful completion of 12 months in the Christian Life Discipleship residential program, men and women celebrate their graduation and begin the transition to independent living.
The Mission at Kern County offers mentors to residents in the Christian Life Discipleship Program. We match a resident with a mentor who offers them daily encouragement, job training and life skills classes.
After graduation, men and women can apply to our “after care living program.” During a 6-9 month period, graduates continue to live at the Mission as they seek permanent employment, save money, look for affordable house and continue their education or vocational training.
Comm. Church Involvement
Grief & Loss Classes
Marriage & Family Enrichment
Remain drug and alcohol free, by random drug testing.
Documentation of employment and housing.
Resolution of legal, health, dental, and mental health.