Dorchester, Massachusetts Shelter List

We provide a directory of shelters that provide assistance to the homeless. We do not directly provide aid ourselves, but provide local resources for you to find. Most major U.S. cities including Dorchester, Massachusetts, offer some type of shelter for persons in need. There are also thousands of local non-profit organizations that offer help We currently have listed all of the shelters we could find in Dorchester. We constantly are finding new shelters, sign-up here to receive an email alert as soon as we locate any new shelters in Dorchester.

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Holy Family Shelter

Holy Family Shelter
24 Hartford Steet
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 445-8461
Holy Family Shelter is an emergency shelter for men.

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Family House Shelter

Family House Shelter
252 Columbia Road
Dorchester, MA 02121
(617) 427-4470
Offers 3 meals a day, 1 snack; clothing, medical care for the Homeless.

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HOLY FAMILY SHELTER

HOLY FAMILY SHELTER
24 Hartford St
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 265-1132

KIT CLARK SENIOR SERVICES

KIT CLARK SENIOR SERVICES
1500 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02122
(617) 825-5000
Bay Cove Human Services operates more than 160 separate programs in and around the City of Boston, providing residential and day habilitation services, employment counseling and job placement resources, medical and therapeutic treatment, detoxificiation and recovery assistance and many other diverse

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Saint Mary's Women and Infants Center Margaret's House

Saint Mary's Women and Infants Center Margaret's House
90 Cushing Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 436-8600
St. Mary's Center is guided by the belief that given the proper tools and supports, families living in poverty and homelessness can achieve stability and economic self-sufficiency. They strive to make an impact and to change the dynamics of poverty across the entire community, one family at

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PILGRIM CHURCH SHELTER

PILGRIM CHURCH SHELTER
540 Columbia Road
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 282-0456
Since 1990, a Shelter for unaccompanied homeless men has been operated at Pilgrim Church. Originally established by Positive Lifestyles, from the early 1990's until late 2016, it has been under the direction of the United Homes Adult Services division of Children's Services of R

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Catholic Charities - St. Ambrose Family Shelter

Catholic Charities - St. Ambrose Family Shelter
25 Leonard Steet
Dorchester, MA 02122
(617) 288-7675
Catholic Charities - St. Ambrose Family Shelter provides the basic needs: Clothes Food Pantry Homeless Shelter.

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Family Shelter Project Hope

Family Shelter Project Hope
45 Magnolia Steet
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 442-1880
Founded in the early 1980s, Project Hope addressed the emerging problem of family homelessness in the Dorchester and Roxbury neighborhoods. The Family Shelter was one of the first homeless shelters for families in the state and remains a model for its respectful and empowering approach. Today the

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Brookview House Transitional Housing Program

Brookview House Transitional Housing Program
2 Brookview Steet
Dorchester, MA 02124
(617) 265-2965
Brookview House is an independent, nonprofit organization for women and children experiencing homelessness that not only provides a safe place to live but support services and programs on site to confront the root causes of homelessness and transform lives.

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