The new permanent bridge shelter is due to open later next month in a location near John Wayne Airport. The new location is the first homeless shelter to have some of IKEA’s design team work on some of the shelters aspects. The shelter will also be outfitted with IKEA furniture and, fittings.
The new 72 bed facility will be for the cities of Costa Mesa and Newport Beach after Newport Beach decided to join in on the funding of the Costa Mesa shelter.
The new shelter will also have a full service kitchen and office space with staff that will also try to transition the people to permanent housing situation.
Location: 3175 Airway Av, Costa Mesa