Emergency Shelters for Youth

Loving Arms Inc.
http://lovingarmsinc.com/
3313 Oakfield AvenueBaltimore, MD 21207
(443)682-7988
(443)415-1174 

  • Basic Center Services (Food, Shelter and Clothing) 
  • Group and family counseling for youth
  • Serves youth 14–18 years old
  • No ID required
  • Hours: 24/7
  • Beds: 8 beds
  • Max Stay: 21 days
  • Fees: None


  • Emergency Shelter for Women

    Baltimore Outreach Services (Formerly Christ Lutheran)
    http://www.baltimoreoutreach.org/
    701 S. Charles Street
    Baltimore, MD 21230
    (410) 752-1285
    • 24- Hour emergency shelter with 40 beds for W + W+C (only boys under 10 years old)
    • 3 meals a day 
    • Tutoring for children from 4pm-6pm
    • Mental health therapist available weekly on site Continue support & case management after women transition out
    • 90 day program but can be extended 
    • Requires women to meet with a case manager weekly and attend a parenting or stress management class as well as financial literacy when offered 
    • First come, first serve; call early 
    • Hours: 24/7 (Intake 9am-5pm)
    • Beds: 40 beds
    • Max Stay: 90 days, transitional housing program available (but no outside referrals)
    • Fees: $1/day + $5/child per month (for those with income) 

    Bea Gaddy Family Center 
    http://bea-gaddy.org/
    425 N. Chester Street 
    Baltimore, MD 21231
    (410) 563-2749

    • Women or Women and Children free emergency shelter (1 to 7 days) 
    • Women or Women and Children long-term housing (free for 30 to 60 days) Clothing, food pantry, and no cost immunization
    • Must be drug free and enter training program within 5 days of entry into shelter 
    • *Only boys under 12 years old
    • Hours: 9am-2pm M-F
    • Max Stay: 6 months
    • Fees: Based on income

    Weinberg Housing and Resource Center 
    (443) 478-3777
    • Emergency shelter for single men and women 
    • Showers, breakfast, and dinner 
    • Laundry facilities 
    • Addiction counseling 
    • Mental Health referrals 
    • Health services Case management 
    • 275 beds 
    • No ID required 
    • Come between 7:30am  - 4pm to put name on waiting list, available beds are assigned at 9:30am for those waiting in the day room.



    Sarah's Hope
    1114 N Mount Street
    Baltimore, MD 21217
    (410) 396-2204 or 05
    • Accepts single mothers, single fathers and intact families with children up to 18 yrs.
    • Accepts agency referrals and self referrals
    • Services include case management, housing assistance, meals, service linkage, life skills training, parenting classes, employment readiness classes, health screenings, counseling referrals, public school enrollment, and child and youth services and activities 
    • Maximum stay is 120 days
    • Laundry, snacks, 3 meals a day on site *Residents are expected to meet curfew (7PM Sun-Thurs, 9PM Fri-Sat)
    • Hours: 24/7
    • Max Stay: 4 months; transitional housing available
    • Fees: None

    Emergency Shelters for Men

    Mission Possible Ministries, Inc. 
    http://www.mpministries.com/
    1930 W. North Avenue P.O. Box 1781
    Baltimore, MD 21203
    (410) 728-0353- shelter
    • 27 beds located in 3 facilities
    • Shelter, job training and counseling for men 
    • Ministry service attendance is required
    • Open to those re-entering
    • $20/week required in the form of a money order
    • Must get job within 2 weeks