Nicole’s Place provides temporary care in a peaceful, healing environment for girls who have survived Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking (DMST). Nicole's Place works with each girl to assess her specific experiences and circumstances to determine the best pathway toward successful healing and recovery.
A team of professionals provide comprehensive, research-based, best-practice programming to evaluate each survivor and determine the best path of treatment based on individual needs, maximizing the opportunity for each survivor to heal.
Situated on several beautifully wooded acres and surrounded by a designated nature preserve, Nicole’s Place provides a safe, serene setting within a short drive of Austin, Texas.
Nicole’s Place features cottages lovingly built by Lelands Cabins. These customized cottages provide ideal living conditions for girls to heal.
Volunteers from The Austin 20 and the surrounding community provide clothing and personal items, mentoring, and recreational activities including art lessons, cooking lessons, hiking, volleyball, and horseback riding to assist in the healing process.
Nicole's House is being built from a 10,000 square foot building in Williamson County, just north of Austin, Texas. After renovations, this facility is expected to have bedrooms, offices, and common space to house up to 25 children. Nicole's House will allow survivors from Williamson Country, Travis County and across Central Texas allowing them to begin their journey of recovery.
Nicole's Place is operated by Upbring, who has over 135 years of experience serving children in Texas. The Upbring team is equipped to offer comprehensive, research based, best practice programming to evaluate each survivor and find the best path of treatment based on individual needs, maximizing the opportunity for each survivor to heal.
Nicole's Place, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization (EIN 83-4698607). Donations made directly to Nicole's Place are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by the law. If you have any questions about the tax-exempt status of Nicole's Place, Inc., please contact BrendaAdkinson at 512-758-4303 or firstname.lastname@example.org.