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Moving Women to Independence

WISEPlace Mission
WISEPlace transforms lives! We inspire, support and empower women to become positive contributors to the community.
WISEPlace Is

A community of housing and hope for women in crisis. Formerly the South Orange County YWCA, WISEPlace has an 90 year history of caring for local women, children and families. By meeting basic needs such as housing, clothing, physical and emotional nourishment, as well as vocational and life skills training, the WISEPlace Hotel for Women is one of the few places homeless women can go to begin again.

Who Is Eligible

To meet our Steps to Independence eligibility criteria, program participants must be:

  • employable
  • drug and alcohol free for at least 90 days
  • be 18 or over
  • living as a single woman striving for a stronger sense of self and independence

Applicants may contact our main office for additional information at (714) 542-3577

Site Mailing List 

1411 N. Broadway
Santa Ana, CA 92706
Phone: 714-542-3577
501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation

A Community of Housing and Hope for Women