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The City of Irvine appreciates the service of the following honoree:

Wall of Recognition
Community Partner
Human Options, Inc.
In 1994 Human Options was invited by Irvine City Council members to build an emergency shelter for battered women and their children. As a result a partnership between this nonprofit and the City of Irvine, a state-of-the-art emergency shelter was produced that has provided a safety net to over 4,000 battered women and abused children since opening its doors in 1996. Services include a 24-hour crisis hotline, safe housing, food, case management, counseling, legal advocacy and help finding affordable housing. Human Options restores hope and rebuilds lives every day.