The Refuge

Shelter details

  • Added Oct 12, 2018 | Last Update Nov 4, 2021
  • 1027 E 26th St
       Erie, PA 16504
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  • (814) 454-6088

Mission Statement

"Rooted in God's love and care, EUMA provides life-changing opportunities for those who live at the margins of homelessness to become vital members of our community. We accomplish this task by providing those in our community who are homeless and in need with safe shelter, basic necessities, and faithful support as they work toward achieving their greatest potential. "
- Source: The Refuge website


How many families can they accommodate?

The Refuge can house up to nine families at a time.

What services do they provide?

During their 30- to 45-day stay, families are empowered through assessment and advising, referrals to community resources, and personal attention to strive toward independence and permanent housing.

Question & Answers (7)

  1. Do you know if this shelter is free?
    • Yes

  2. Do you know if they accept donations at this shelter?
  3. Do you know if they allow Pets at this shelter?
  4. How old do you have to be to stay here?
    • Toddler to any age

  5. How long can you stay at this shelter?
    • 30 days

  6. How long I can stay in short term shelter?
  7. How late can someone come to stay

Comments (1)

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    Stephmariee says

    Good evening , I?m Steph and was wondering how this refuge house/shelter would work , I live with a friend , but I can?t no more cause I have me my son and my sons father , I Really need help I don?t know how?s this works out but my son is 6 and his dad is 26 and I?m 26 . And I seen you guys help us get on our feet to get jobs and get our own apartment or housing , please I need a place to stay with my family , friends may say they are your friends until they don?t need you no more now I?m homeless please & thank you. Sincerely, Stephanie.

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