Shepherd's Cove Women's Shelter

Contact Information:

1400 Doewood Lane
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
(301) 386-4444

About this Shelter

UCAP, a nonprofit 501(c) (3), advocates for communities facing deficiencies in education, affordable housing, economic stability and health care.

Their 100-bed emergency facility is operated and monitored 24 hours daily.


Mission Statement: We work to achieve our mission by providing solutions such as housing services, crisis care, case management, transformative education, emergency food pantry services, assistance for the homeless and more.

  • Men are welcome.
  • Women are welcome.
  • Children are welcome.
  • Senior citizens are welcome.
  • Families are welcome.
  • Provides emergency shelters.
  • Provides transitional shelters.
  • Provides long term shelters.
  • Has special services for veterans.
  • Provides services for case management.


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  • Posted by on Apr 21, 2019

    My name is Damika Covington, and myDad has passed away and I just got out of a relationship that was toxic. I have experience chronic homelessness dealing with depression. And I need help

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