Homeless Shelters in Sacramento

Sacramento Homeless Shelters

March 19th, 2014
Homeless shelters in Sacramento. Homeless Shelters for women and children. Shelters for Families and Seniors including the emergency homeless shelter for Winter Sanctuary in Sacramento, CA. Call each shelter and give a telephone intake or show up at their designated place and time to be put on their waiting list. You should ask the shelter if you are required to apply for County aid. You will also need to have a mandatory TB test. Dads with children apply to the family shelters. Also, there is no homeless shelter for children with disabilities. By Victor Stark

Family Shelters in Sacramento:

  1. St. John's Shelter for Women and Children
    4410 Power Inn Road, Sacramento, CA 95826 map
    Ph. (916) 453-1482 - Call anytime for a screening.
    Homeless Shelter for mom's with children or single women for up to 90 days. Boys cannot be older than 14. Waiting list.
  2. Next Move - Family
    4516 Parker Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95820 map
    Ph. (916) 455-2160 - 24 hours
    Homeless shelter for mom's with children, families, dads with children program. There is a waiting list and they do not accept walk-ins.
  3. Family Promise of Sacramento
    1321 North C Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 443-3107 Call Mon. – Fri. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Homeless Shelter for families, men and women with children. There is a waiting list/intakes are conducted by telephone. Waiting list.
  4. Family Center VOA
    Homeless Shelter for men and women with children birth - 17 age groups.
    Intakes are conducted at Mary House 1321 North C Street, Sacramento, CA 95811 map
    Be at Mary House on Tuesday and Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. to sign up on the waiting list.
  5. Acres of Hope
    PO Box 40, Applegate, CA 95703
    Ph. (530) 878-8030 Fax: (530) 878-8009
    Acres of Hope are a long-term housing program for homeless women with children. Very Long Waiting list.

Women's Shelters in Sacramento:

  1. Next Move - Women's
    Ph. (916) 455-0415 
    30-day homeless shelter for women. A waiting list. Additional resource assistance and potential transitional living along with C.P.S. housing referral assistance. Phone screening is required and call-in each day until you receive a bed space.
  2. St. John's Shelter for Women and Children
    4410 Power Inn Road, Sacramento, CA 95826 map
    Ph. (916) 453-1482 - Call anytime for a screening.
    Homeless shelter for women or women with children 14 and under. Intakes are conducted by phone. Waiting list.
  3. Salvation Army
    200 North B Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 442-0331 x0
    Homeless shelter for individual women. You must be at their B street lobby at 1:00 p.m. or placement onto their waiting list. Offers a 30 to 60 day homeless shelter assisting in employment and housing independence.
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  • Emergency Shelters in Sacramento:

    1. Winter Sanctuary
      1331 Garden Highway, Suite 100Sacramento, CA 95833
      Ph. (916) 577-9770
      A winter emergency shelter program for homeless men and women provided by VOA and Sacramento Steps Forward and members of the faith-based community. Typically the shelter begins during in November until March. Call the number to find exact time and location for intake.
    2. Safe Ground
      Mailing address:
      P.O. Box 1644, Sacramento, CA 95812
      Ph. (916) 893-0736
      Safe Ground is NOT an emergency shelter. If you want to find other temporary shelter options, such as a tent city or just speak to someone that understands your need to find shelter, food, and homeless assistance then please call.
    3. VOA
    4. Ph. (916) 583-4610 Emergency shelter for seniors experiencing *buse or neglect.