Family Winter Shelter

The Family Winter Shelter

The Family Winter Shelter is a 100-bed homeless family shelter operated by Human Solutions. Families with children or couples and single women in their third trimester of pregnancy have a warm, dry, safe and welcoming place to sleep. Shelter families are able to access housing, employment and other services designed to quickly end their homelessness.

WHEN: operating from November 1, 2014, through April 30, 2015
WHERE: Parkrose Community United Church of Christ, 12505 NE Halsey Street, Portland.
HOURS: Every night from 7pm to 7am

The Family Winter Shelter is part of the Family Shelter-to-Housing Partnership, a collaboration between the faith community, Multnomah County, and area nonprofit organizations providing shelter, housing placement and supportive services to homeless families in Portland and East Multnomah County. Partners include: Human Solutions, Parkrose Community United Church of Christ, Multnomah County Department of County Human Services, First United Methodist Church, First Unitarian Church, Sunnyside Centenary United Methodist Church, Portland Homeless Family Solutions, Highland Christian Center and 211info.

We are currently collecting donations of disposable bowls, cups, plates, and plastic silverware for the opening of the Winter Shelter. To help donate some of these items please contact alyons@humansolutions.org

To see the wish list for the winter shelter and day center click here

To see the volunteer descriptions at the Highland Day Center click here

To see the volunteer descriptions for the Winter Shelter click here

To download a volunteer application click here

Questions?
Contact Adam Lyons
alyons@humansolutions.org
(503) 256-2280