Emergency Housing Services

Where to Turn Emergency Housing Services

Last updated March 17, 2021.

Due to the rapidly changing situation, call organizations to confirm services. Do you have suggestions on how to make this resource better? Please email wheretoturn@projecthome.org.

For more food, health, and human services in the Philadelphia region visit 211sepa.org, call 2‐1‐1 or 866‐964‐7922, or text 898‐211.

To register complaints about shelter, transitional and permanent housing, and rapid rehousing, please contact the Office of Homeless Services Participant Comment Line at 215‐686‐4700 or ohs‐generalinfo@phila.gov.


Available Services

Families/Single Women
Apple Tree Family Center
1430 Cherry Street
215‐686‐7150 x7151 or x7153 
Intake: Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Families Only Emergency Housing After‐Hours Services (OHS)
Red Shield Family Residence 
715 N. Broad Street 
215‐787‐2887 
Intake: Daily after 5 p.m. On holidays and weekends intake is 24 hours.   

Single Women Only Emergency Housing After‐Hours Services (OHS) 
Gaudenzia’s House of Passage, Kirkbride Center
48th Street and Haverford Avenue (48th Street side entrance)
215‐634‐9775
Intake: Daily after 5 p.m. On holidays and weekends intake is 24 hours.

Single Men
Roosevelt Darby Center 
804 N. Broad Street 
215‐685‐3700  
Intake: Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Emergency Housing After‐Hours Services (OHS)
Station House
2601 N. Broad Street (rear entrance) 
215‐225‐9230 
Intake: Daily after 5 p.m. On holidays and weekends intake is 24 hours.                

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission (men) 
302 N 13th St, 215‐922‐6400
Intake: Daily at 7 p.m. All services are currently for existing clients only.

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