Shelter Providers of Chester County

Shelter Vacs. Code Blue Updated Modify
City Gate Shelter 2 0 31-Jan-2011 11:08am modify
Community, Youth, and Women's Alliance 0 0 25-Jul-2014 12:19pm modify
Domestic Violence Center 1 0 25-Jul-2014 04:18am modify
Friends Association 0 0 22-Oct-2013 08:53am modify
His Mission 0 0 10-Oct-2012 09:24am modify
Safe Harbor of Greater West Chester 3 0 25-Jul-2014 08:42am modify
Salvation Army of West Chester 0 0 10-Oct-2012 11:40am modify
St. Mary's Franciscan Shelter 0 0 21-Aug-2013 08:28am modify
W.C. Atkinson Men's Shelter 4 0 21-Jul-2014 11:47am modify
Good Samaritan Shelter 2 0 18-Mar-2014 10:25am modify

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Emergency Supportive Services

The following organizations provide emergency supportive services to those in need in Chester County.



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City Gate Shelter

Executive Director James Davis
Address 17 North Seventh Avenue Coatesville PA 19320
Telephone (610) 383-6915
Contact Person James Davis
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Emergency shelter is provided for men who must be in shelter by 5 p.m. Religious services are conducted.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours 10:00am - 5:00pm; 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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2 0 31-Jan-2011 11:08am

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Community, Youth, and Women's Alliance

Executive Director Miriam E. Wealer
Address 423 E. Lincoln Highway Coatesville PA 19320
Telephone (610) 384-9591
Contact Person Cathy Jensen, Gateway Shelter
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Emergency shelter and supportive services are provided for women with dependent children and single women. In addition, there is a Community Service Center, Youth Program, and a Halfway House for recovering women and their children.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours 9:00am - 5:00pm

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0 0 25-Jul-2014 12:19pm

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Domestic Violence Center

Executive Director Dolly Wideman-Scott
Address P.O. Box 832 West Chester PA 1 9381-0 8 32
Telephone (610) 431-1430 (24 hr. Crisis hotline), (610) 431-3546 (office)
Contact Person
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Emergency shelter and supportive services are provided for survivors of domestic violence with or without children. All victims of domestic violence are eligible for supportive services.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours 24 Hours

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1 0 25-Jul-2014 04:18am

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Friends Association for the Care and Protection of Children

Executive Director Martha Boston, Ph.D.
Address 206 North Church Street West Chester PA 19380
Telephone (610) 431-3598
Contact Person Lynn Greenfield, MSW
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Emergency shelter and supportive services are provided to homeless families with children and homeless single women.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours 9:00am - 5:00pm

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0 0 22-Oct-2013 08:53am

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His Mission

Executive Director Margaret Valentine
Address 342 East Birch Street Kennet Square PA 19348
Telephone (610) 444-1482/(610) 444-2559
Contact Person Margaret Valentine
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Emergency shelter is provided to single persons and families.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours 8:30am - 10:00pm

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0 0 10-Oct-2012 09:24am

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Safe Harbor of Greater West Chester

Executive Director Glenn L. Fricke
Address 20 North Matlack Street West Chester PA 19380
Telephone (610) 692-6550
Contact Person Glenn L. Fricke
Areas Served Chester County
Comments A shelter established to meet the needs of chronically homeless single men and women in Chester County.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours Lunch: 11:30am - 12:30pm, Overnight: 6:00pm - 7:00am

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3 0 25-Jul-2014 08:42am

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Salvation Army of West Chester

Executive Director Major Gerald R. Morgan, Jr.
Address 101 East Market Street West Chester PA 19381-0115
Telephone (610) 696-8746
Contact Person Veronica Cepero, Social Service Director
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Railton House, the emergency shelter, provides crisis stabilization housing to single, male residents of Chester County who are homeless and capable of substantial self-care.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours 4:00pm - 8:00pm

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0 0 10-Oct-2012 11:40am

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St. Mary's Franciscan Shelter

Executive Director Sister Christine Kranichfeld, OSF
Address 209 Emmett Street Phoenixville PA 19460
Telephone (610) 933-3097
Contact Person
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Shelter is provided for homeless families in immediate need of emergency housing.
Type Emergency Shelter
Hours 9:00am - 5:00pm

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0 0 21-Aug-2013 08:28am

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W.C. Atkinson Men's Shelter

Executive Director Minnie McNeil, Board Chair
Address 810 East Diamond Street Coatesville PA 19320
Telephone (610) 380-6195 Men's shelter, (610) 380-6193 Resource center
Contact Person Andrew McNeil, Shelter Director
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Extended shelter stays and transitional housing opportunities available.
Type 30 day emergency shelter for single homeless men.
Hours 5:00pm - 7:00am

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4 0 21-Jul-2014 11:47am

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Good Samaritan Shelter

Executive Director Nate Hoffer, Director
Address 141 High Street Phoenixville PA 19460
Telephone (610) 933-9305
Contact Person Nate Hoffer, Director
Areas Served Phoenixville Area
Comments Men only. Food, referrals, clothing, emergency shelter to 60 days, transitional housing up to two years open year round.
Type Mens Shelter
Hours 24 hours

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2 0 18-Mar-2014 10:25am

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Building Bridges Program (Human Services, Inc.)

Executive Director Cheryl Flanagan
Address 330 W. Market Street West Chester PA 19380
Telephone (610)429-3033
Contact Person Heather Smith
Areas Served Chester County
Comments Building Bridges is a case management program for homeless persons in Chester County. Staff will assist individuals/families in accessing services needed to move from homelessness to permanent or permanent supportive housing.
Type Emergency Support Services
Hours 8:00am - 5:00pm (other appointments as necessary)


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St. Agnes Day Room

Executive Director Barbara Kirby
Address 233 West Gay Street West Chester PA 19380
Telephone (610) 692-2990
Contact Person Barbara Kirby
Areas Served Greater West Chester Area
Comments Services are open to all, especially those in need. Program includes clothing, noon meals, health screenings, art, poetry, cooking, and nutrition.
Type Emergency Supportive Services
Hours 9:00am - 3:00pm


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Valley Forge REACT

Executive Director Mable Purcell
Address 527 Berwyn Baptist Road Berwyn PA 19312
Telephone (610) 644-3311
Contact Person Mable Purcell
Areas Served Tredyffrin , Easttown , Willistown , Borough of Malvern , East Whiteland
Comments REACT works with the police departments and townships to provide emergency overnight housing, plus food and clothing to needy families.
Type Supportive Services
Hours 24 Hours


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