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Serving those who survive domestic violence and human trafficking

Call our 24 hour hotline at (888) 339-SAFE (7233) to get help

Shelter and Support Services

Ruby’s Place is a comprehensive wellness based program aimed at providing much more than just shelter to its clients

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45th Anniversary Event: Thank You!

Thank you to all our friends and supporters who made our 45th Anniversary Celebration a tremendous success!
One of the highlights of the evening was the “Giving Tree” which directly supports the women and children at the shelter.
If you would like to have your name placed on an actual Giving Tree in our office, please do so below:

Your Giving Tree donation will provide Ruby’s Place with the following:


$50 Food for a family for 2 days
$100 Professional clothing for a job interview
$150 Shelter costs for 1 night for a family of 3
$200 Back to school clothes and supplies for 2 shelter children
$250 One week of programs for the shelter’s children
$300 One week of counseling services for 5 clients
$350 Medical services for a child
$400 One week of emergency hotel vouchers for a family escaping human trafficking
$500 Classes and test fees for 1 client to secure her GED
$750 Dental treatments 2 children
$1,000 Immigration attorney fees for human trafficking cases
$1,500 One month’s rent for a family moving into permanent housing
$2,500 One month’s Shelter operations costs
$3,000 Deposit and first month’s rent for a family moving into their own home


Ruby’s Place is Alameda County’s largest shelter for survivors of human trafficking and domestic violence, serving the entire Bay Area.
Ruby’s Place has been awarded a 3-year federal grant through the Department of Justice Office of Victims of Crime to aid survivors of human trafficking  totaling $1M. 

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It is through the generous support of people like you that we are able to continue and expand our services to women and children in the East Bay. Your support is very much appreciated!

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