Craig Jones

Interfaith CEO retires, merge with CRC suspended

Interfaith CEO retires, merge with CRC suspended

REGION — Richard Batt retired from his position as the CEO of Interfaith Community Services less than two weeks after the North County nonprofit suspended its merger with the Community Resource Center.

Sobering program ends, inebriated will now be sent to hospitals or jail

ESCONDIDO — Interfaith Community Services’ sobering mat program will end July 15. This means adults who are intoxicated will no longer have a place to sleep it off until they become sober, but instead will be sent to hospitals or the county jail.