Salvation Army - Eliza Shirley House - Shelter

Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia Divisional Headquarters

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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Salvation Army Eliza Shirley House provides emergency shelter services for homeless single women and families 365 days of the year. The shelter provides decent safe and sanitary housing, and healthy nutritious meals, in an orderly environment. The shelter also serves as an Intake Reception Site on week nights (after 4:00 p.m.), weekends, and holidays. The City of Philadelphia's Office of Supportive Housing (OSH) assists all women and families during the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.

In-house Services:
- Medical Services
- Empowering Women's Group: Group discussion addressing stress, anger, shame, low self-esteem, guilt & other presenting issues.
- Arts & Crafts: Volunteers come on a weekly basis and provide arts and crafts classes for children and adults. Shelter staff provide a variety of creative projects for the children on a weekly basis. Activity Group provides educational activities
- Spiritual Growth: Bible Study/Spiritual Guidance Salvation Army Officer. Area churches provide services to the women and children at the shelter throughout the month. Daily Devotions
- Recreational Programs
- Referral Programs
Geographical AreaCounties: Philadelphia; States: PA; Countries: USA
Intake ProcedureCall for information.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 701 N Broad St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19123
Mailing Address 1 701 N BROAD ST
Mailing City, State, Zip PHILADELPHIA, PA 19123
Main Phone 215-787-2800
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia
Affiliated Program: Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia Divisional Headquarters
This Service: Salvation Army - Eliza Shirley House - Shelter
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Homeless Shelter (BH-1800.8500)