Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 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 Philadelphia. We constantly are finding new shelters, sign-up here to receive an email alert as soon as we locate any new shelters in Philadelphia.

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Covenant House For Youths

Covenant House For Youths
31 E Armat St
Philadelphia, PA 19144
(215) 951-5411
Provides assistance to homeless, runaway, and trafficked youth from the ages 18-21 to secure stable housing, a solid educational foundation, medical services, and sustained employment.

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Gateway Service Center - Our Brother's Place Men's Day Shelter

Gateway Service Center - Our Brother\'s Place Men\'s Day Shelter
907 Hamilton Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 236-7381
Emergency shelter for 149 homeless men providing three meals a day and supportive services, including referrals to housing and treatment programs. Founded by the Bethesda Project which provides emergency shelter, permanent supportive housing, and low-income independent housing for homeless men and w

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Station House Transitional Shelter

Station House Transitional Shelter
2601 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19132
(215) 225-9230
Station House Transitional Shelter is an emergency shelter and after hour intake site providing client service case management, a computer lab, and residential services for 99 men in North Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia Emergency Shelter and Services

Philadelphia  Emergency Shelter and Services
1360 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 686-7104
A variety of programs and services that help families, children and teens stabilize their lives.TLP is a community-based program that provides furnished apartments for five homeless young women, over an 18-month period, while they continue their education, maintain a job or receive skills training.

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St Elizabeth's Recovery House

St Elizabeth's Recovery House
1850 North Croskey Steet
Philadelphia, PA 19121
(215) 763-1820
Project Home's supportive housing programs offer permanent subsidized housing for individuals and families who have been homeless. They are located in Philadelphia, PA.

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Families Forward - Philadelphia

Families Forward - Philadelphia
111 North 49 Steet
Philadelphia, PA 19139
(215) 240-4800
The mission of Families Forward Philadelphia is a not-for-profit social services agency that helps homeless families become healthy, productive, and self-reliant, while maintaining their historical role of assisting travelers.

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Victory Shelter Programs Inc.

Victory Shelter Programs  Inc.
935 N. 42nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 382-2938
Victory Support Services is a unique licensed home care agency/registry program, section 8 property manager and medical assistance home and community-based services provider of personal assistance and respite care. After Hours: (215) 839-8671

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Bethesda Project

Bethesda Project
1630 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215) 985-1600
Bethesda Project provides emergency shelter, permanent supportive housing, and low-income independent housing for homeless individuals in Philadelphia.

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Mercy Hospice For Women and Children

Mercy Hospice For Women and Children
334 S. 13th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 545-5153
Mercy Hospice is a community grounded in faith and service, where women and children without permanent housing can find opportunities for a new beginning.

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Philadelphia Veterans House

Philadelphia Veterans House
4108 Baltimore Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(267) 292-2052
Philadelphia Veterans House (PCVH) is a short-term transitional housing program for homeless veterans while waiting for long-term housing. Food, necessities & camaraderie are provided.

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Outley House Shelter

Outley House Shelter
6901 Woodland Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19142
(215) 724-8355
Outley House Shelter - an emergency shelter with client service case management, a computer lab, and residential services for up to 260 men at any given time, funded by the Office of Supportive Housing (OSH) since 1992.

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People's Emergency Center For Women And Children

People's Emergency Center For Women And Children
3902 Spring Garden Steet
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 382-7522
People's Emergency Center (PEC) is located in West Philadelphia. PEC's mission is to nurture families, strengthen neighborhoods and drive change.  For homeless women with children and parenting youth, PEC offers more than 235 affordable housing units, job training, parenting and early childhood e

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Sunday Breakfast Rescus Mission

Sunday Breakfast Rescus Mission
302 North 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 545-3011
Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission, a non-profit organization, ministers in the name of Jesus Christ to the physical and spiritual needs of homeless and disadvantaged people in the Philadelphia area. Making a difference in the lives of Philadelphia's homeless since 1878. Get involved by volunteering

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Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission
302 N. 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 922-6400
Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission provides emergency services and long term recovery programs for homeless men, women and children.

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The Roosevelt Darby Center

The Roosevelt Darby Center
802 N. Broad Steet
Philadelphia, PA 19130
(215) 685-3700
Emergency housing for single men. 

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Appletree Family Shelter - Women

Appletree Family Shelter - Women
1430 Cherry St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 686-7150
Shelter for single females.

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Youth Emergency Services

Youth Emergency Services
1526 Fairmont Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19130
(215) 787-0633
Youth Emergency Service (YES) offers immediate housing and respite to youth facing housing insecurity or are unable to safely live with family. YES provides a safe, supportive environment, on-site medical care, education support, youth centered activities, links to resources and support to contin

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Old St. Joe's Homeless Outreach

Old St. Joe's Homeless Outreach
321 Willing's Alley
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 923-2381
For over thirty years, the parishioners of Old St. Joseph's Church and other volunteers in the community have responded to the need to feed the homeless and hungry poor in the neighborhood surrounding Old Saint Joseph's Church.Beginning in 1985, Carewalk was created by Thomas Pesci, SJ, Willia

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Susquehanna House Shelter

Susquehanna House Shelter
1307 W Susquehanna Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19122
(215) 769-0500
The City of Philadelphia's Office of Homeless Services (OHS) serves, as the sole referral source for program participants deemed appropriate for Susquehana House Emergency Housing program. Participants are screened through the standard OHS Intake Center process with additional questions and

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Salvation Army Red Shield Family Residence

Salvation Army Red Shield Family Residence
715 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 787-2887
The Salvation Army Red Shield Family Residence is a safe and welcoming emergency housing program offering loving, respectful, compassionate, and non-judgmental services in order to empower residents to strive towards self-sufficiency. All family configurations, including families with teenag

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