Shelter Programs

Yale Navigation Center

The Yale Navigation Center opened in late January 2021, is the new County shelter for persons experiencing homelessness, located in Santa Ana. The Yale Navigation Center operated by People Assisting the Homeless (PATH), provides shelter and supportive services for to up to 425 individuals and couples experiencing homelessness for the Central Service Planning Area (SPA). PATH provides trauma informed emergency shelter services with an emphasis on stabilization, permanent housing placements and re-integration of participants back into the community.

Location:
2229 S. Yale St., Santa Ana, CA 92704

For additional information and updates, visit: PATH Orange County website.

 

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Bridges at Kraemer Place

Bridges at Kraemer Place is an emergency shelter located in the City of Anaheim and operated by Mercy House through a contract with the County of Orange. Currently Bridges has a 100 person capacity, while a second phase of the project is expected to be finished in 2018. The second phase will allow the capacity to be doubled, totaling up to space for 200 occupants. It is also expected to bring an on-site health clinic as well as kitchen access. This shelter is open to those 18 and older. The goal of Bridges is to transition clients to provide more permanent housing plans as soon as possible.

A Management, Operations and Public Safety (MOPS) Plan that was developed and guides the operation of the Bridges at Kraemer Place operation. View MOPS Plan...

Location:
1000 N. Kraemer Place, Anaheim, CA 92806

For additional information and donation opportunities, visit the Mercy House website.

        

Bridges at Kraemer Place Community Advisory Board

         

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March 24, 2021

December 16, 2020

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December 18, 2019

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Cold Weather Emergency Shelter

The Orange County Cold Weather Emergency Shelter is a seasonal program (usually November – April) that is normally operated at the California National Guard Armory site in Santa Ana. The program provides overnight shelter to individuals that are vulnerable and exposed to the outside weather elements and provides essential services that includes nutritious meals, warm showers, safe place to sleep, clothes, supportive services, and a friendly atmosphere.

Locations:
Santa Ana, CA

More information will be available closer to the operating season.