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Homeless Shelters in Sacramento

Sacramento Homeless Shelters

November 12th, 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.
Print entire list of homeless shelters and services Homeless Shelters in Sacramento County
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. Family Center VOA
    1321 North C Street, Sacramento, CA 95811 map
    Ph. (916) 453-1482 - Call anytime for a screening.
    Homeless Shelter for men and women with children birth - 17 age group. Intakes are conducted at Mary House on Tuesday and Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. to sign up on the waiting list.
  3. Acres of Hope
    PO Box 40, Applegate, 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.
  4. 1321 North C Street, Sacramento, CA 95811 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.
Women's Shelters in Sacramento:See More Assistance for Pregnanant Women
  1. 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.
  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 oromen 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.
Emergency Shelters in Sacramento for men only
  1. Union Gospel Mission VOA
    400 North Bannon Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 447-3268
    Provides a seven 7-night stay for single men. Be there at the black metal gate by 5:30 p.m. for a first come/first serve basis. You can have 7 nights in, then stay out for three nights, and come back for 7 more days. Preference usually given to "first timers" or new people, so let the staff know if this is your first time.
  2. Salvation Army
    200 North B Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 442-0331 x0
    Emergency shelter provided for single men or women only. You must be at their B street lobby at 1:00 p.m. for placement onto the waiting list. Offers a 30 to 60 day shelter assisting in employment and housing independence.
  3. Adult Shelter VOA
    1400 North A Street, Building B, Sacramento, CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 448-5507
    You must show up the first time to have your name placed on the waiting list. Check in each day 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Intake is at 1:00 p.m. Call in each day for check-in after your name is on the list. When your name is close to the top, then show up or if you call in the staff will tell you to show up if you may receive a bed space.
Emergency Shelters in Sacramento:
  1. 1331 Garden Highway, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95833 map
    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 24th until March 31st. Call the number to find exact time and location for intake.
  2. Mailing address: P.O. Box 1644, Sacramento, CA 95812 map
    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
    Sacramento, CA Ph. (916) 583-4610
    Emergency shelter for seniors experiencing *buse or neglect.
Youth Emergency Shelters in Sacramento for youth and homeless kids in Sacramento. Some homeless shelters are for youth and some for infants.
  1. Sacramento Crisis Nurseries
    24 hour Emergency Shelter for children only.
    4533 Pasadena Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95821 map
    Ph. (916) 679-3600
    South - 6699 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95831 map
    Ph. (916) 394-2000
    Eight overnight beds for children up to age 6. Pre-school and additional referral services for residents and their families.
  2. Diogenes Youth Services
    9719 Lincoln Village Drive, Suite 110, Sacramento, CA 95827 map
    Ph. (916) 363-0128 - Shelter
    Ø Hotline 1-800-339-7177/TDD Ph. (916) 363-0063-24 hours, TTY - Ph. (916) 369-5447 - Office
    Sacramento Emergency shelter for youth 12 to 17 age group. Transitional living 16 to 21 age group.
  3. Wind Youth Shelter
    Shelter: 300 Ahern Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 561-2424 Administration
    Ph. (916) 443-8333 Center
    Day center and 16 bed shelter for homeless or at risk adolescents. Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Closed Sunday.
    Drop in Center: 1400 North C Street, Sacramento CA 95814 map
    Ph. (916) 443-8333 Mon. – Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Sat. 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Drop in center, counselors to talk with are available.
Homeless Shelters for Mental Health: For Mental Health Services»
  1. Carols Place
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Ph. (916) 441-0123 - Administration
    A short-term (60 day) housing program for adults who are experiencing homelessness and have a psychiatric/mental health disability. Intake through ACCESS, Guest House or call the administrative number.
  2. Sister Nora's Place
    Ph. (916) 669-7000
    Long-term homeless shelter for women with a rel="nofollow" history trauma and serious mental and physical illness.
  3. Turning Point - Pathways to Success After Homelessness
    601 North Market Blvd. #350, Sacramento, CA 95835 map
    Ph. (916) 283-8280
    Provides emergency housing resource assistance including case management and mental health counseling support for individuals and families receiving mental health assistance. You must go through ACCESS to enter - Ph. (916) 875-9980 or (888) 881-4881 Toll Free Mon. Fri. 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Emergency Shelters for Serving People With *IV/*IDS: For *IV-*IDS Services»
  1. Open Arms
    Contact: Ph. (916) 451-1765
    Emergency shelter and permanent housing for individuals diagnosed with *IDS/*IV with a referral from Breaking Barriers.