The Emergency Shelter provides homeless adults temporary shelter and meals. On-site programs, Shelter staff, and community volunteers help clients access resources for independent living. The program emphasis is to help clients set short-term goals that will equip them for relocation into a stable environment upon exiting the Shelter. Maximum length of occupancy is three months.
Case management assessment involving community resource networking with the Employment Security Commission, Vocational Rehabilitation Services, Work First, Legal Services, Mental Health services, Social Security Administration, Public Health services and others.
Our Intake hours for the emergency shelter are from 6pm - 7:30 pm, seven days a week. Intake for new clients will not be done after 7:30 pm. Potential clients must call the office first at 252-752-0829 to do a screening to determine eligibility into the shelter.
Please use our referral form. Once complete, fax it to our office at 252-752-8766 along with a copy of a State Issued Photo ID of client needing to come in. We will not accept the referral forms without a copy of the State Issued ID.
Also, please read the guideline for homelessness verification prior to sending the referral.