Amherst Emergency Shelter/Jessie's House

Contact Information:

17 Seelye Steet
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 658-0060

About this Shelter

The Center for Human Development provides a broad range of high quality, community-oriented human services. Jessie's House is Hampshire County's only shelter offering emergency housing for families.

  • Men are welcome.
  • Women are welcome.
  • Children are welcome.
  • Families are welcome.
  • Provides emergency shelters.
  • Is faith based.
  • Provides counseling.


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  • Posted by on Dec 22, 2017

    Friend lost voucher evicted living in her car with pets. Need home and legal aid. Pets all she has now. Will not guve them up.

  • Posted by on Jan 20, 2018

    looking for a program to get me nack on my feet. i just went through a divorce in which my wife has taken everything, i have lost my car my house my job, and still pay a significant amount in child support. i am homeless as of now and could use some assistance.

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