Salvation Army Emergency Family Shelter of Bexar County

Shelter details

  • Added Jun 20, 2016 | Last Update Apr 22, 2024
  • 521 W. Elmira St.
       San Antonio, TX 78212
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  • (210) 352-2046

Mission Statement

"The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination."
- Source: Salvation Army Emergency Family Shelter of Bexar County website


This is an emergency shelter for families that are homeless.
For additional information and resources contact the Salvation Army prior to arrival.

Rooms come available most days on a first-come, first-served basis.

Question & Answers (6)

  1. Is this shelter free?
  2. Do they accept donations at this shelter?
  3. Do they allow Pets at this shelter?
  4. How old do you have to be to stay here?
  5. How long can you stay at this shelter?
    • 1 yr

  6. Do you help finding a homeless family member?

Comments (2)

  1. avatar
    Sivertrafter says

    What are the requirements for a family to stay at your shelter?

  2. avatar
    Dunbars says

    i need a place to stay starting may 2, 2020. Im a sr citizen, disabled.

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