The mission of the Orange County Catholic Worker Isaiah House is to:
BE a community of God by living/working with the poor
- Isaiah House Catholic Worker is the largest homeless shelter in Orange County, now serving homeless women
- Countless volunteers come from all walks of life in Orange County to create this community of God
SHARE dignity through home-cooked meals, friendship and the offering of shelter and other basic services
- Approximately 3,500 hot meals are served each week
- Used clothing, showers and emergency assistance is available to those in need
ENCOUNTER God through prayer, liturgy, service and contemplation
- The backyard and living room are used by many groups as meeting places for support and a source of inspiration in living out the Gospel
RESIST the dominant culture of violence and addiction through adherence to Christ’s example of non-violence, service and serenity
EMBRACE the Gospel values of simple living and trust in God’s providence
- To volunteer or provide other support, contact the individual listed above.
- Visit the website for more information, www.occatholicworker.org.