Emergency Shelters

Emergency Shelters

HELP Ministries – Emergency Services Central Intake

413 S. 19th Street, Harrisburg, PA 17104
Phone: (717) 238-2851

  • HOURS: Monday-Friday: 9am-11am and 1pm-3pm (Except closed Wednesday afternoon)
  • Emergency shelter placement for single women, single women with children, or families to the YWCA, Shalom House, or Interfaith Shelter
  • Food, clothing, prescription or travel assistance
  • Rental assistance program
  • Heating assistance
  • Emergency housing placement for single men at the YMCA or available rooming houses

∗Women and Women with Children must go through HELP Ministries or Crisis Intervention for Shelter Placement.

On other days or hours call Crisis Intervention at (717) 232-7511

Dauphin County Crisis Intervention

100 Chestnut Street, Harrisburg, PA.

Phone number: (717) 232-7511 or 1-888-596-4447

Fax number: (717) 780- 7074

  • Off hours/weekend referral for emergency shelter
  • Walk in/call

Northern Dauphin Human Service Center

295 State Drive, Elizabethville, PA 17023

Phone: 1-(877)-893-334

Emergency Shelter Providers

Bethesda Men’s Mission
611 Reily Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110
Phone: (717) 257-4440

  • Emergency shelter for transient males
  • Recovery residential and spiritual development program
  • Medical clinic (limited and by appointment only)
  • Served meals and community soup kitchen
  • Mobile food and clothing mission

YWCA Domestic Violence Shelter  ∗  
At the YWCA of Greater Harrisburg
1101 Market Street, Harrisburg PA 17104

Phone: (717) 238-7273; (800) 654-1211 Fax: (717) 234-1779

  • For women and their children who are immediately homeless because of fleeing an immediate domestic violence situation.
  • 30-day homeless shelter stay with Domestic violence counseling and case manager.
  • Food and clothing bank available.

YWCA Emergency Shelter ∗

At the YWCA of Greater Harrisburg
1101 Market Street, Harrisburg PA 17104

Phone: (717) 238-7273; (800) 654-1211 Fax: (717) 234-1779

  • 28-day emergency shelter stays for women and women with children with housing goals and case management.
  • Food and clothing bank available.

Interfaith Family Shelter

A Program of Catholic Charities

Phone: (717) 652-8740

  • 28- day emergency shelter stay for single or dual parent families or married couples
  • 3 meals provided daily
  • Goal planning and case management

Shalom House

Phone: (717) 232- 2482

  • 28-day emergency shelter stay for women and women with children with goal planning and case management
  • Food and clothing bank available

 

 

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