News & Events

Salinas Prevention Stays Open!

Posted: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
Sun Street drug prevention program stays open with help of donations By VIRGINIA HENNESSEY Herald Staff Writer Good fortune has shined down on Sun Street Centers’ substance abuse prevention center in Salinas. An [...] read more

Regaining Sobriety

Posted: Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
Sun Street Centers provide a way for many to see full story and video click on link: Written by: Dave Nordstrand at The Salinas Californian Money or not, whatever the need was, [...] read more

Sun Street Centers Celebrates 45 Years

Posted: Thursday, September 26th, 2013
In 1968, Martin Dodd looked at an abandoned bracero camp located between Peach and Sun Streets close to the edge of Carr Lake in Salinas and recognized its potential as a possible safe [...] read more

Salinas Speaks Out on Homicide Spree

Posted: Monday, August 5th, 2013
Sylvia Ramirez, Prevention Coordinator, and Jorge Quiroz, Program Aide,  were featured on KSBW Channel 8 Local News on Thursday, August 1st, 2013 talking about the services we offer to families and teens and [...] read more

The Power of Youth: Youth Summit

Posted: Wednesday, July 24th, 2013
The Safe Teens Empowerment Project in Salinas and Building Healthy Communities are hosting a Youth Summit, “The Power of Youth,” on Saturday July 27, 2013 at 37 Central Avenue from 11am-4pm. Some of [...] read more

One for One Policy on Liquor Licenses

Posted: Wednesday, July 10th, 2013
Sylvia Ramirez, Salinas Prevention Coordinator, was featured on Channel 67 Univision on July 9th, 2013, talking about the One for One Policy on liquor licenses. The One for One Policy requires that one [...] read more

Seaside STEPS Students Against Dispensaries in Marina

Posted: Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
Letter to the Editor MARINA, CA -Kevin Saunders and other Marina residents are pressuring the mayor and City Council to lift the ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Marina. Sun Street Centers STEPS [...] read more

PARTS Coalition: Risks During Pregnancy

Posted: Friday, May 10th, 2013
Salinas PARTS Coalition was featured on Channel 67 Univision on May 9th to discuss risks of consuming toxic substances during pregnancy. Check out the video here: Riesgos Durante Embarazo [...] read more

Helping Hands Annual BBQ & Reverse Draw, May 2nd, 2013

Posted: Friday, April 5th, 2013
Join us for good food and fun at the Helping Hands Annual BBQ & Reverse Draw on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013! For more information or tickets please call Jerry Bunker at 320-5569 or [...] read more

STEPS Students speak to PARTS Coalition

Posted: Friday, June 22nd, 2012
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