Rescue Mission Alliance
Central Coast


The Rescue Mission offers a wide range of life changing treatment programs that address the whole person - body, mind, and spirit. We offer services free of charge to the poor and needy in our community. With the support of our community, we offer: Refuge – Food, shelter, and clothing for those in need. Recovery – Biblically based programs to minister to the whole person; body, mind, and spirit. Restoration – Equipping people to lead productive and independent lives.

Ways To Get Engaged

Mentor Men and Women in Recovery

Mentor program residents who have made the commitment to be freed from addiction and homelessness and are interested in following Jesus. Take an individual to get coffee, teach a group of residents a class (Bible, life skills or a hobby, on-going or one time).

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Drive a Resident to FCC

You can help program residents find real and lasting community and grow closer to Jesus by driving them to church on Sunday, even if you only have one open seat in your car! Commitments range from once monthly to every week.

Shower Outreach

Help those less fortunate by providing them a meal, personal items, or having a conversation at the different outreach stations.

Tues 12p-2p @ Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene

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Homeless Outreach

Help pack sack lunches and pass out lunches, clothing, toiletries, etc. to the homeless in the Santa Maria city limits.

Wednesday afternoons and evenings. Meet at the Rescue Mission

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Grocery Outreach

Help pack and distribute grocery bags for low income families in the Santa Maria city limits.

Thursdays from 4:30-5:30 at Santa Maria Foursquare Church

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Central Coast Super Thrift

306 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454

Help sort donations, hang items on racks, and clean the store facility.

Mon-Sat from 10-6 pm

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Thanksgiving and Christmas Weeks of Hope

Santa Maria Veteran’s Memorial Hall, 313 W Tunnell St, Santa Maria, CA 93458 ((opens in a new tab)map)

Help provide low income families a holiday meal by greeting, conversing, and praying with guests, serving food, and passing out free toys and clothing.

Contact the Rescue Mission for specific days and times each year.

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