Shelters

YMCA

YMCA of York – Main Branch 

90 N. Newberry St.
York, PA 17401

Telephone #: 717-843-7884 

YMCA of York – Men’s Residence

310  W. Philadelphia St.

York, PA 17403

Their programs include accredited child care, preschool, youth after school services, community development, housing and drug and alcohol counseling. There is a low income housing for men who are receiving assistance from Section 8 program.
www.yorkcoymca.org

YORK RESCUE MISSION – MEN’S MINISTRY

There are several programs at the Men’s Ministry: Spiritual Life Recovery Program; Transient Care is an emergency shelter for men which supplies supportive guidance, Chapel, meals and clothing; Temporary Senior Foster Care.

York Union Rescue Mission, INC.
363-369 West Market Street
York, PA 17401
Phone: 717-845-7662
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YORK RESCUE MISSION – WOMEN AND CHILDREN

An emergency shelter for women and children who are homeless for various reasons. The shelter provides: food, shelter, clothing, counseling and advice on case management.

York Rescue Mission
17 jefferson Avenue
York, PA 17401
Phone: 717-845-5947
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YORK’S HELPING HANDS OF THE HOMELESS

412 West King Street
York, PA 17401

Telephone #: 717-846-9275

Organization who has a mission to help the homeless in York County. Offers showers, laundry facilities. Up to $50.00 assistance for medication (non-narcotic). Daytime assistance only.
www.yorkhelpinghands.org

YWCA SAFE HOME – HANOVER

Safe Home provides comprehensive services to victims of domestic violence in Hanover and surrounding areas. Services include: 24 hour hotline and crisis response, options counseling, legal advocacy, transportation, referrals to other services, support group, child therapy, volunteer opportunities, and community education.

24 hour hotline: 717-632-0007

YWCA Hanover Offices
23 West Chestnut Street
Hanover, PA 17331
Phone: 717-637-2125
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CHANGING LIVES SHELTER OF HANOVER

136 Carlisle street
Hanover, PA 17331

Telephone #: 717-633-6353

A year round facility providing for the needs of singles and families in desperate situations, while seeking to provide a successful lifestyle change by addressing the root cause of individual situations.
www.hanoverareacouncilofchurches.org/shelter.html

FAMILY PROMISE

525 Hummel Ave.

Lemoyne, PA 71403

Telephone #: 717-737-1100

Family Promise of the Harrisburg Capital Region is a nonprofit agency who serves families that recently lost their homes. Their mission is to help homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence.
www.familypromisehcr.org

LOURDESHOUSE MATERNITY HOME

Secretariat for Catholic Charities
4800 Union Deposit Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111-3710

Biliningual Telephone #: 717-657-4804

Contact Person: Renee Ramp

Take women of age 18 and over into their program from the time they are 2 months pregnant to as long as the baby is 6 months old. They take care of their education, help with their employment, parenting skills, drug and alcohol counseling. Women need to call them to the above mentioned contact number to include their name into the waiting list.
www.cchbg.org/news/lourdeshouse-affirming-life-women-babies/

THE LEHMAN CENTER (CHILDREN’S AID SOCIETY)

400 W. Market St.
York, PA 17401-3804

24 hour hotline: 1-800-635-6619

Telephone: 717-845-5771

Offering temporary respite care for children, birth through age six; individual counseling for those children and adolescents who are willing to talk directly and deal with their issues; offer a chance to parents to talk about their stresses, anxieties and complex issues of parenting; 24 hour crisis nursery; art and play therapy to kids.
www.cassd.org/lehman-center/

ACCESS-YORK, INC.

ACCESS-York is a program under YWCA, which, along with the Victim Assistance Center (VAC), is dedicated to the elimination of domestic violence providing prevention and intervention services including emergency and transitional shelter and services, options counseling, 24 hour hotline, children’s program, legal advocacy, welfare advocacy, emergency room outreach, community education, outreach and systems advocacy.

24 hour hotline for domestic violence/abuse:

-York #: 717-846-5400 or 1-800-262-8444

-Hanover #: 717-637-2235

24-hour hotline for sexual violence:

717-854-3131 or 1-800-422-3204

YWCA York

320 East Market St.

York, PA 71403

Visit ACCESS-York, Inc.

ADAMS COUNTY RESCUE MISSION INC.

2515 York Rd.

York, Pa 17405

Telephone #: 717-334-7502

Contact: Heidi Acker (Promotion and Development Director)

Email: adamrescuemission@yahoo.com

Adams Rescue Mission (ARM) is a men’s shelter christ-based program housing up to 32 men who genuinly desire to recover from addictive behavious; orienting them to work and providing counselling sessions, clothing and food. This rescue mission also has a family shlter or “Agape House” that houses up to 10 families. Additional assistance to families and individuals with employement, childcare, educaitonal resources, clothing, furniture, shelter and counseling and a life skills coach.
www.adamsrescuemission.org

BELL FAMILY SHELTER

Bell Family Shelter provides up to 30 days of emergency shelter to York County families who are homeless. The shelter provides assistance in location housing, making referrals to agencies that assist with food, clothing, house hold goods, and financial help. They have social and vocational rehabilitation programs in addition to residential programs. Must call and put name on waiting list. Be persistant and call every morning since it is first come first serve. Open 24 hrs, bilingual services available and 30 day stay max.

852 E. Market Street
York, PA 17403
Phone: 717-845-9536
http://bellsocialization.com