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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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Ruby’s Place Shelter and Comprehension Services

Ruby’s Place is a non-profit agency in Hayward, California that has provided shelter and supportive services since 1972 for families and individuals experiencing domestic violence, homelessness and more recently human trafficking. Ruby’s Place was one of the first shelters for women and children in the Bay Area established by community volunteers. The Vision of Ruby’s Place: Safe and stable families, one person at a time. The Mission of Ruby’s Place is to provide prevention and supportive services to the community and people impacted by domestic violence, human trafficking or homelessness. Our Staff are multi-cultural and multi-lingual to ensure our clients receive the most culturally comfortable interactions. Our staff consists of compassionate and educated advocates, therapists, social workers and business leaders who embrace our empowerment and strength-based perspective.

Please enjoy this short video from Congressman Swalwell as he recognizes Ruby’s Place in honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month! Thank you Congressman!
Ruby's Place is 45 years old!

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Celebrate 45 years of service with Ruby’s Place

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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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