Chambersburg Cold Weather Drop-In Shelter

Maranatha Ministry, Inc.


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General Information
Description of ServiceOpen from December to April only, the shelter provides a warm space and meals provided by the churches of the greater Chambersburg area during the cold winter months. Some limited counseling and assistance is provided to aid guests in acquiring permanent shelter and temporary or permanent job placement.

Incoming guests sign-in and agree to printed shelter rules. Guests are permitted to stay for 14-nights, but are permitted to stay longer if they perform public services within the community.

Bible studies are made available to guests several times during the week in groups or on an individual basis if requested.

This service to the community is entirely faith-based and receives all its funding and support from local churches and parishioners.
LocationFranklin
Geographical AreaFranklin County
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
Intake ProcedureIndividuals are served on a first come basis. Once you have access to the shelter, you can report at 7:00 PM for entry. The time frame of a stay is 14 days.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationHomeless
Age GroupAdults
GenderEither
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilityIncoming guests sign-in and agree to printed shelter rules. Guests are permitted to stay for 14-nights, but are permitted to stay longer if they perform public services within the community.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesServices are provided at no cost.
Wait ListYes
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Sunday, 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Craig Newcomer
Contact's Position Executive Director
Contact's Phone 717-262-2143
Contact's Email craig@maranathaministries.net
Physical Site Address 1 195 W Loudon Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Chambersburg, PA 17201
Mailing Address 1 P.O. Box 507
Mailing City, State, Zip Chambersburg, PA 17201
Mail Attention To Craig Newcomer
Main Phone 717-262-2143
Emergency/After Hours Phone 717-830-3487
Other Phone 717-830-3487
Fax 717-261-1409
Web Address www.chambersburgcoldweatherdropinshelter.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Maranatha Ministry, Inc.
Affiliated Program: Maranatha Ministry, Inc.
This Service: Chambersburg Cold Weather Drop-In Shelter
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Community Shelters (BH-1800.8500-150)