DC Shelter's Response to COVID-19

 

As the spread of COVID-19 increases, the District is encouraged to stay in their homes, but what about those without safe and stable housing? The following shelters are open and available to those who are facing displacement, loss of housing, or homelessness. 

 

12-HOUR EMERGENCY SHELTER LOCATIONS 

Men Only 

Location 

801 East Shelter 

801 Making Life Better Lane, SE 

Adams Place Shelter 

2210 Adams Place, NE 

New York Avenue Shelter 

1355-57 New York Avenue, NE 

 

 

Women Only 

Location 

DC General Building 9 Harriet Tubman 

1900 Massachusetts Avenue, SE 

Patricia Handy Place for Women 

810 5th Street, NW 

Nativity Shelter  
(formerly Hermano Pedro Shelter) 

6010 Georgia Avenue, NW 

 

 

24-EMERGENCY SHELTER LOCATIONS 

Women Only 

Location 

Calvary Women’s Shelter 

928 5th Street, NW 

Community for Creative Non-Violence (CCNV) 

425 Second Street, NW 

Emery Workbed Program 

1725 Lincoln Road, NE 

Madison-House of Ruth-Transitional 

651 10th Street, NE 

New Endeavors by Women 

611 N Street, NW 

 

Men Only 

Location 

801 East Shelter (TRP) 

801 Making Life Better Lane SE 

Community for Creative Non-Violence (CCNV) 

425 Second Street, NW 

Emery Workbed Program 

1725 Lincoln Road, NE 

Homeless Assistance Center 
at the New York Avenue Shelter 

1355-57 New York Avenue, NE 

La Casa Shelter (TRP) 

1131 Spring Road, NW 

 
If you see someone in need of help, please call: The Shelter Hotline at 202-399-7093 or 311. 911 if there is an immediate safety risk.