|Catholic Charities Homeless Shelter - Cambria County Homeless Shelter||Homeless shelter for single men, single women, couples and familities.||Cambria||Catholic Charities, Inc. of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown / Johnstown Office||Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown|
|Catholic Charities Interfaith Shelter for Homeless Families||The Interfaith Shelter for Homeless Families, operated by Catholic Charities is the only family shelter that serves men, women and children in the Capital region.
Families are able to stay together in their time of crisis.
Each family is provided 3 meals a day, plus snacks, clean bedding, towels, personal hygiene items and toiletries.
The primary goal of the shelter continues to be assisting families in finding permanent housing.
Referrals are made 24 hours a day by either Help Ministries of Christian Churches United 717-238-2851 or Dauphin County Crisis Intervention 717 232-7511
||Dauphin||Interfaith Shelter- Catholic Charities||Catholic Charities Diocese of Harrisburg|
|Community Action - Family Shelter||Homeless shelter for families.||Jefferson||Community Action||Community Action|
|Community of Caring - Main Shelter||Founded to respond to unmet human needs: hunger, homelessness, illness and more.||Erie||Community of Caring||Community of Caring|
|Community Shelter Services - Emergency Shelter||This Shelter is staffed 24 hours per day/365 days a year. Individuals and families with children are accepted any time; day or night depending upon the availability of space. All daily amenities are available and our staff makes every effort to provide individual clients with specific necessities including clothing, transportation and medicine on an as-needed basis. Staff is able to refer disabled clients for entitlement benefits and assist those who are physically and emotionally capable to seek employment. Group counseling, education and training to promote self-sufficiency.||Erie||Community Shelter Services - Emergency Shelter||Community Shelter Services|
|Erie City Mission - Samaritan Care Program||Provides emergency shelter for men (18 years and older).
- Up to 60 shelter nights
- Hot showers
- Breakfast and lunch
- Laundry services||Erie||Erie City Mission - Men's Ministries||Erie City Mission |
|Erie United Methodist Alliance - The Refuge||An emergency shelter for homeless families with children that assists families in their progress toward self-sufficiency in personal housing, helps provide basic necessities such as clothing, food, personal supplies, helps to secure necessary paperwork such as Social Security card, Photo ID, birth certificate, provides a case manager who works with family to identify needs and establish goals, provides assessment and links families to community resources such as: job search; employment; assistance to stabilize income/benefits; education - adult & children.||Erie||Erie United Methodist Alliance - The Refuge||Erie United Methodist Alliance|
|Homeless Services||For up to 29 women with children living on site, provides clinical case management, housing placement, activities and services for youth, and referrals to additional treatment and care programs. Residents also receive medical and dental care.||Philadelphia||Jane Addams Place||Lutheran Settlement House|
|Men's Shelter||A Christ-based program that houses up to 33 men. It is designed for men who genuinely desire to recover from addictive behaviors. This is a work oriented program requiring each man to work a steady 40-hour work week. Counseling sessions are available at no charge and daily chapel services/recovery classes are attended by all residents, clothing, food, and shelter are provided at no charge.||Adams||Adams Rescue Mission||Adams Rescue Mission|
|Saint Patrick Haven - Haven Building||An overnight shelter with a ministry of presence to men who choose a place of safety, a warm bed, a shower, coffee, a snack and friendship nightly.||Erie||Saint Patrick Haven - Haven Building||Saint Patrick's Haven|
|Salvation Army - Chester Corps Community Center-Emergency Shelter||Emergency overnight shelter for single men and women.
Open 7 nights a week.||Delaware||Salvation Army - Chester City Corps Community Center - Delaware; Chester City||Salvation Army, Chester|
|Salvation Army - Eliza Shirley House - Shelter||The 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.
- 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||Philadelphia||Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia Divisional Headquarters||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Salvation Army - Emergency Shelter||An OESS (Office of Emergency Shelter and Services) funded emergency shelter.||Philadelphia||Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia Divisional Headquarters||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Salvation Army - FAITH (Families and Individuals in Transitional Housing)||Serves homeless women with no children as well as families.||Philadelphia||Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia Divisional Headquarters||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Seasonal Homeless Shelter||Bethel A.M.E. operates a seasonal shelter in the basement of the church building at 716 N. Washington Ave. to serve men and women with nowhere else to go on cold nights.
The Bethel A.M.E. shelter takes some pressure off the city's only permanent homeless shelter, Catholic Social Services' St. Anthony's Haven during the winter months.||Lackawanna||Bethel A.M.E.Church Scranton||Bethel A.M.E. Church - Scranton|
|Shelter Services||Provides shelter for homeless men, women, and families located in Mifflin, Juniata, and Huntingdon counties.||Mifflin||Shelter Services, Inc.||Shelter Services, Inc.|
|The Gate House - Columbia/Montour||The Gate House is able to provide a home to four families and eight individuals. In addition to providing shelter, the Gate House works to empower homeless residents to gain their independence as quickly as possible. Gate House staff also assist the residents in navigating the employment and educational services available to them through local services such as PA Career Link, Central Susquehanna Opportunities, and the Department of Human Services.||Montour||The Gate House||The Gate House|
|Warren-Forest Counties EOC - The Faith Inn||Provides a shelter which consists of 3 efficiency apartments, 4 one bedroom apartments, and 2 two bedroom apartments available to homeless individuals or families living in Forest or Warren County.||Warren||Warren-Forest Counties EOC - Housing Assistance||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council|
|Young People Who Care - Marian House||Homeless shelter||Clearfield||Young People Who Care - Marian House||Young People Who Care|