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Emergency and Temporary Housing

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DHS administers local and federal grant funds to assist organizations in providing emergency and transitional shelter to victims of domestic violence, single adults and families residing in the District of Columbia.  The following providers receive grant funds through DHS for services to single women and/or families:

Housing Providers for Victims of Domestic Violence:

  • My Sister’s Place (202) 529-5991

Emergency Housing Providers for Childless Single Adults, 18 years +:

  • John Young Center for Women (202) 639-8469
  • Catholic Charities, Harriet Tubman Center for Women (202) 491-4152

Temporary Housing Providers for Families:

  • Coalition for the Homeless Spring Road Shelter (202) 726-2203
  • Community of Hope Girard Street Shelter (202) 232-7356
  • Virginia Williams Family Resource Center (202) 526-0017

Transitional Housing Providers for Single Adults:

  • Catholic Charities, Mount Carmel Shelter for Women (202) 289-6315
  • Christ House Respite Shelter
  • New Endeavors, Transitional Program for Women (202) 682-5825
  • New Journeys for Single Senior Women (202) 682-5825
  • New Hope Single Women with Chronic Illness (202) 561-0606
  • Sasha Bruce Youthworks, Independent Living Program for Youth (202) 675-9375

Transitional Housing Providers for Families:

  • Catholic Charities TEN Program (202) 373-0112
  • Catholic Charities Families in Transition Program (202) 772-4363
  • Coalition for the Homeless (202) 610-5560
  • Community of Hope, Hope Apartments (202) 563-1060
  • New Endeavors, New Generations Program (202) 682-5826
  • New Horizons (202) 561-1010
  • Transitional Housing Corp, Partner Arms III (202) 291-5535

Emergency and Temporary Housing Providers for Families:

  • DC General Family Shelter, (202) 547-5702 

Transitional Supportive Housing Providers:

  • Access Housing for Veterans, Chesapeake House (202) 561-8387
  • Bethany, Inc., Good Hope House (202) 678-4084
  • Catholic Charities, St. Mattias Mulumba House, Men Only (202) 234-2399
  • Christ House, Kairos House (202) 328-1100
  • Coalition for the Homeless, Blair Transitional House (202) 727-2832
  • Community Connections,  (202) 281-2915
  • Latin American Youth Center, Latino Transitional Housing Partnership (202) 518-6605
  • New Endeavors, New Generation Program (202) 682-5825
  • Transitional Housing Corp, Partner Arms III (202) 291-5535

Transitional Housing Providers for Single Adults:

  • Calvary women’s Services, (202) 678-2341
  • Hyacinth’s Place, (202) 705-6114

Permanent Supportive Housing Providers:

  • Christ House, Kairos House Expansion (202) 328-1100
  • Community Connections, (202) 281-2915
  • Catholic Charities, Mt. Carmel, (202) 481-1365
  • Community of Hope, Gerard (202) 232-7356
  • Cornerstone, Inc., Recovering From Mental Illness (202) 595-7001
  • Friendship Place,  Adult Women and Families (202) 364-1419
  • Green Door, Supportive Housing Program (202) 464-9200
  • Miriam’s House (202) 667-1758
  • Pathways to Housing DC, Accepted into Program by Referral only from Coordinated Assessment Housing Systems (202) 529-2972
  • The Community Partnership, Chronic Homeless Initiative (202) 543-5298
  • Shepherd’s Cove for Single Women & Women with Children, 1(888) 731-0999
  • Shepherd’s Cove Women Shelter, (301) 386-4444
  • Transitional Housing Corp., Housing with Care Program (202) 291-5535

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