Gemma is a program of New Life that provides gender-specific reentry services to support participants in building a safe, stable, and structured transition back into the community after incarceration. For more information please contact New Life at 831-427-1007


Gemma’s purpose is to provide effective services and support to assist participants to successfully reintegrate and positively engage in the community after incarceration and break the revolving door cycle of incarceration and recidivism.


The Gemma Program is comprised of three service areas:


Program FAQs:

Gemma FAQ
Day Program FAQs
Continuing Care Program FAQs
Transitional Housing Program FAQs

716 Ocean Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: (831) 423-2003

585 Auto Center Drive
Watsonville, CA 95076
Phone (831) 728-2233