Homeless women and children. Women ages 18 to 65 years old and their children. No boys over the age of 8 years old.
Haven of Peace is a shelter for up to 35 homeless women and children located in French Camp. They offer case management, provide a variety of classes to residents such as life skills, parenting, budgeting and computer classes. Residents are referred to other agencies for assistance with domestic violence, substance abuse, mental health and other issues. Residents are able to stay at the Haven of Peace for two weeks.There is a possibility of extending the stay for up to six months if residents work with their case managers and are reaching goals toward achieving self-sufficiency.
Haven of Peace also offers a supportive housing component which provides move-in and rental assistance for up to 12 months for five to six of its families per year.