Temporary Non-Congregate Housing

Intake Procedures

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.

  1. Client must provide proof of homelessness. Proof of homelessness can be a letter from another homeless shelter or a transitional program, an eviction notice or letter from landlord indicating his intent to begin eviction proceedings, a letter from other household members clearly stating reason for homelessness.
  2. Client must have a state issued photo I.D, cannot have outstanding warrants, and cannot be a sex offender.
  3. The shelter is not accepting minor children at this time.

Agencies, hospitals, and correctional facilities

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.