The Woonsocket Homeless Shelter is open 24 hours a day, 365 days per year, housing nearly 80 persons per night through the shelter and six emergency apartments.
In addition to securing housing, residents receive case management services to help identify and address their specific needs. Residents are linked to other services within the agency and community including:
- Life skills training (household and financial management, home maintenance, nutrition)
- Parenting support
- Employment and training
- GED & other educational support services
- Mental health and substance abuse counseling
- Basic needs assistance
- Early childhood intervention
- After school program
Shelter stays are limited to ninety days, but can be renewed based on progress demonstrated by residents or impending permanent housing. Nominal program fees are assessed based on income.
For information and to inquire about available openings, call 401-767-0866.
The Shelter is currently in need of pots and pans. To make a donation, call 401-767-0866