Westside Emergency Shelter


From agency: Community Assistance Network
Resource Details
Description Provides 24-hour shelter, support services and referrals to homeless single men. The maximum length of stay is 90 days.

SERVICES:
1) SHELTER: Provides 24 hour shelter and support services to homeless single men. Support services include: meals, showers, laundry, counseling, case management, mail receipt and phone access. Cannot have open warrants or have been previously banned. 

2) REFERRALS: Clients are linked to outside services such as employment counseling, adult education, mental health, substance abuse and housing assistance.

3) CODE BLUE SHELTER FOR MEN: Operates when the Freezing Weather Shelter Plan has been activated based on temperatures dropping below freezing, effective Nov 15, 2019 to April 15, 2020. Open 6PM-9AM, individuals must arrive no later than 10PM. Shelter activation may be extended to include daytime hours when County offices are closed due to severe weather conditions. Individuals should contact Baltimore County Department of Social Services (DSS) to confirm activation and bed availability. 
 
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland - Baltimore County
 
Hours Of Operation Call at 8:30AM every morning for space availability.
Program
Eligibility Single men, 18 and older. Shelter placement up to 90 days.
Program Fees None.
Application Process INTAKE: **Individuals areĀ eligible for shelter up to 90 days.** All referring agencies should contact the Baltimore County DSS by 8:30AM for space availability. Must provide proper documentation within two weeks. Individuals will be given address information once space is available and they have passed screening process.Ā 
Documents Required Call for information.
Service Capacity 150
Volunteer Requirements 18 and older.
Volunteer Duties Meal preparation, organize donations, facilitate workshops, and conduct social and administrative tasks.
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Contact Information
Main 410-887-8463 Option 1
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Sites offering this Program 309 Redwood Circle