Peoples Place Ruth N. Dorsey Relief Shelter

Contact Information:

381 College Road
Dover, DE 19904
(302) 734-0319

About this Shelter

Ruth Dorsey Emergency Homeless Shelter is a 46-bed shelter for men, women, and families for up to 30-day stay.
Mission Statement: Helping people find their path to growth and independence.

  • Men are welcome.
  • Women are welcome.
  • Children are welcome.
  • Families are welcome.
  • Provides emergency shelters.
  • Has special services for veterans.

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User Questions & Answers


Wednesday, February 24, 2021

  • Posted by on Oct 27, 2019

    My husband and I are homeless.please help us

  • Posted by on Jul 3, 2020

    Me and my fiancee may be homeless in the next few days. Landlord is selling house we are renting and won't renew our lease. She says we have to be out by July 8th. We need pet friendly place that is why we are having trouble finding place to leave. However our pets are our babies, they go where we go and coukd never give them away they are our kids. Thank you for any help you can give us. Karen

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