Albany Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Albany, New York Homeless Shelters and Services for the needy page. Below are all of the homeless shelters and services for the needy that provide help to those in need for Albany, NY and surrounding cities.



We also provide other homeless resources such as transitional resources for the homeless. Homeless clinic and treatment center resources are also provided on the right navigational bar.

Many shelters also provide services such as alcohol and drug rehab treatment along with clinics. I try to provide as much information as possible on my details pages.


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Active Listings In Albany New York

Homeless and Travelers Aid Society

Albany, NY 12206
(518) 463-2124
HATAS is a point of entry human services agency that helps the poor, the homeless, and others in need lead independent, self-sufficient, and safe lives in the community. We are a resource for collaborative change. HATAS emergency homeless services are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to ma
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HATAS - Homeless and Travelers Aid Society

Albany, NY 12206
(518) 463-2124
Emergency ServicesHATAS emergency homeless services are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to make sure that everyone who comes to us for help will have a safe place to sleep that night.24-HESP24-HESP arranges placements in area shelters for homeless families and their
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Albany Emergency Shelter

Albany, NY 12210
(518) 434-8021
The facility provides shelter for single men and women over the age of 18. Individuals are assisted on their journey of achieving stable housing and self-sufficiency. With a capacity of 30 beds, the shelter has a year-round occupancy rate of 98%. Services include: Meals, showers, laundry facilities
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Sheridan Hollow Drop In Center

Albany, NY 12210
(518) 434-8021
Daytime safe haven that provides an array of services for chronically homeless, at-risk individuals and families and low-income residents of the community. Services include: Daily meal, showers, laundry facilities, case management, life skills groups, mailbox, lockers, clothing pantry
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Mercy House (Women and Children)

Albany, NY 12210
518-434-3531
Shelter for women and children only. 19 shelter beds 2 transitional (longer stay) shelter beds
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St. Charles Lwanga Center - Shelter For Men

Albany, NY 12202
518-465-4973
Shelter for men. 19 bed emergency beds for men.
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Capital City Rescue Mission

Albany, NY 12202
518-462-0459
Capital City Gospel Mission is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational, charitable organization. The Mission is dedicated to proclaiming the life-changing Gospel of Jesus Christ to the homeless and needy of the capital region, providing for the whole person-body, mind and spirit - that they will
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Salvation Army Albany Corps Shelter

Albany, NY 12202
518-463-6678
Services Offered:    Emergency Financial Assistance    Emergency Shelter    Food & Nutrition Programs    Seasonal Services    Worship Services - Children's / Teen    Wors
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Joseph's House and Shelter

Troy, NY 12180
6.56 miles from city center Albany
518-272-2544
Joseph's House and Shelter, Inc. is a Troy community-based, not for profit corporation whose purpose is to prevent and alleviate homelessness. Our programs offer emergency shelter, permanent housing, support services, hospitality and guidance to homeless individuals, youth and families.
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Unity House of Troy

Troy, NY 12180
7.45 miles from city center Albany
(518)274-2607
    Family and Neighborhood Resource Center    The Family and Neighborhood Resource Center is a collection of programs dedicated to improve the quality of life for vulnerable people. The program helps individuals and families secure basic resources like food
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Bethesda House of Schenectady Inc.

Schenectady, NY 12307
12.74 miles from city center Albany
(518)374-7873
Bethesda House is an interfaith ministry to the homeless, disabled and economically disadvantaged citizens of Schenectady County, building a just, hospitable and inclusive community one person at a time by affirming the dignity and addressing the needs of each guest entering this House of Mercy
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City Mission Men's Center

Schenectady, NY 12305
13.23 miles from city center Albany
(518) 346-2275
The men's center is a 76bed shelter providing dormitory housing for homeless men in a safe and caring environment.Provides:    Emergency and long-term shelter for men over 18 years old    Staff and volunteers equip residents
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City Mission of Schenectady Family Life Center

Schenectady, NY 12305
13.25 miles from city center Albany
(518) 346- 2275 ext. 324
FAMILY LIFE CENTERThe Family Life Center (FLC) provides emergency, short-term, and long-term shelter to homeless women and children. We equip women with the skills and resources they will need to make the journey from poverty to a life of sustainability.    35-
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CAPTAIN CHS Runaway and Homeless Emergency Youth Shelter

Clifton Park, NY 12065
14.04 miles from city center Albany
518-584-6042
24/7, 365 days of the year emergency shelter for Runaway and Homeless Youth under 18 years old. Call to talk with staff about referral for services. 8 beds and open for all genders and gender identity. Safe and
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