Bessemer Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Bessemer, Alabama 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 Bessemer, AL 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 Bessemer Alabama

Foundry Ministries

Bessemer, AL 35020
(205) 425-7737
Mission: To restore hope and rebuild the lives of the addict, the ex-inmate and the destitute through Christ-centered Recovery, Re-Entry and Rescue.Hours: Mondays through Fridays 8:30am to 4:30pm. Rescue ProgramsThe Foundry's Rescue Program provides assistance to margin
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Catholic Center of Concern

Birmingham, AL 35204
10.19 miles from city center Bessemer
Shelter for all.The Centers of Concern throughout the Diocese of Birmingham provide direct aid to the poor. These centers are one of the most important ministries of outreach in our Diocese. A majority of the people who are helped with food, clothing, utilities, and other services
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Jimmie Hale Mission

Birmingham, AL 35222
10.87 miles from city center Bessemer
This facility consists of a 160-bed men’s shelter, dining hall, clothing distribution, chapel services, a recovery program, and a learning center for education remediation and career readiness. On average, the dining hall serves over 12,000 meals per month. Naming opportunities are s
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Hannah Bethany Home - Womens Homeless Shelter

Birmingham, AL 35205
10.99 miles from city center Bessemer
Adult women. Intake 9:00 AM-5:00 PM. Phone referral okay.Provides shelter, clothes, transportation referral, group and individual counseling.Eligibility: Women in need may receive shelter if they are willing to participate in setting and attaining goals as well as cooperating with
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Bread and Roses Hospitality House

Birmingham, AL 35205
11.03 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 324-5220
24 hour shelter to homeless women and children Temporary shelter for families, case management services.Eligibility: Homeless families: husband & wife with children; men with children; women with at least on male child, 10 years or older.Hours: 8:00am to 5:00p
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Fellowship House

Birmingham, AL 35205
11.55 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 933-2430
Our GoalOur goal is to aid the individual in the personal, social and vocational adjustment necessary for the maintenance of a sober and productive life.Provides services to men and women who suffer from alcoholism and/or drug addiction.
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Hope House Residential Youth Shelter

Birmingham, AL 35203
11.74 miles from city center Bessemer
Phone: 252.HOPE (4673)Teens (13-21). Monday-Friday 10:00 AM-3:00 PM.Transportation provided to shelter facility.Residential Youth Shelter Our shelter provides a safe environment and focuses on the needs of youth ages 12 to 17. We provide immediate access 24 hours a da
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The Firehouse Shelter

Birmingham, AL 35202
11.77 miles from city center Bessemer
Overnight shelter and day program for adult homeless men. The Firehouse Shelter serves more homeless men than any agency in the state of Alabama and operates the broadest, most comprehensive continuum of services for Birmingham's homeless. At the heart of our mission are chronic hard-co
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Bridge Ministries - Homeless Families with Children

Birmingham, AL 35205
11.85 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 930-0309
Temporary lodging for families with children when all other shelters are full.* Referral from family shelter required.Financial assistance from shelter to housing. By appointment onlyHomeless families with children should never stay on the streets, even for one ni
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Brother Bryan Mission

Birmingham, AL 35203
11.85 miles from city center Bessemer
Homeless Shelter and services for men. Provides all essentials for daily living, chapel service nightly, NA & AA meetings weekly, programs to improve reading and writing skills.Eligibility: Desire to stay clean and sober and to return to society as a functional person.
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Aletheia House

Birmingham, AL 35201
12.11 miles from city center Bessemer
Men's Services- 201 Finley Ave West 324-6502 Aletheia House is a community-based organization that has been providing substance abuse treatment and prevention services to low-income individuals, and the communities in which they live, since 1972. It is one of Alabama's largest pr
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Birmingham PATH Center

Birmingham, AL 35203
12.33 miles from city center Bessemer
We supply emergency services for homeless women and children – showers, clean clothes and hot meals. Last year, our Day Center served more than 1,200 women and children. The Day Center is open 365 days a year.Weekdays 8:15 AM - 5:00 PMWeekends and Holidays 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM<
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Pathways - For Women

Birmingham, AL 35203
12.34 miles from city center Bessemer
    Serving women and children    Transitional housing    Permanent supported housing for mentally ill women    Meals and clothing provided    Shower and laundry facilities<
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First Light Women Childrens Shelter and Services

Birmingham, AL 35203
12.44 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 323-4277
Emergency shelter for homeless women and children; permanent housing for women with disabilities; permanent housing for chronically homeless women. Referrals as necessary; life skills training; serves breakfast, and dinner daily.Eligibility: Homeless women and children, homeless women wi
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Jimmie Hale Mission Shelter - Shepura Men’s Center

Birmingham, AL 35222
12.49 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 324-2271
Downtown Jimmie Hale Mission, Inc. is a Christian-based, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, which includes a homeless shelter for men, a shelter for women and children, after-school Bible clubs, recovery programs, learning centers, and thrift stores.Please bring your online application fr
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First Light, Inc.

North Birmingham, AL 35203
12.49 miles from city center Bessemer
OverviewEmergency ShelterThe First Light emergency shelter is a dorm-like setting which offers a bed, locker and bathroom and laundry facilities for 36 women and one family on any given night. An overnight volunteer is available to distribute hygiene products, distribute
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Jessies Place - Homeless Shelter for Women and Children

Birmingham, AL 35203
12.53 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 323-0170
Due to our desire to protect women and children already in the program, women wanting to enter the program should arrive at Jessie’s Place by 9 a.m., Monday through Friday, to apply and participate in an in-take interview.Jessie’s Place is the women and children’s shelter of the Jimmie H
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Changed Lives Christian Center

Birmingham , AL 35204
12.62 miles from city center Bessemer
Homeless transitional housing ministry. 6-24 month program. Meal assistance, job placement assistance, transportation assistance. Monthly free medical clinic. Homeless meal service 3 nights per week. Description from CLCC website: Changed Lives Christian Center (CLCC) is a Christ-center
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Salvation Army of Greater Birmingham Emergency Housing

Birmingham, AL 35234
13.01 miles from city center Bessemer
Men, women & children. Picture ID required.Men Intake 4:00 PM-until full. Women Intake 8:00 AM-until full.(After hours intake for emergencies.)No ID required for first night1. Shelter, Food, Clothing, Counseling for homeless men. 2. Women and Children'
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Priority Veteran Birmingham

Birmingham, AL 35222
13.47 miles from city center Bessemer
Priority Veteran serves veterans and their family members throughout Alabama with offices in Birmingham, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa and Tuskegee. Priority Veteran offers can assist low-income, homeless or at-risk veteran families with: Obtaining permanent, stable housing Obtaining VA benefi
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Jefferson-Blount-st. Clair Mental Health/Mental Retardation Authority

Birmingham, AL 35213
15.10 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 595-4555
RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMSThe Authority operates a residential program for adults with mental illness, which provides treatment and housing for 90 individuals. This program is comprised of four Transitional homes, four Group homes, and a Brief Intensive Treatment Home providing services to ten peopl
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Community Kitchens of Birmingham

Birmingham, AL 35212
15.83 miles from city center Bessemer
Those we serve come from a variety of backgrounds. Generally we help children, the unemployed, homeless, the working poor, the disabled, families on welfare, veterans and the elderly whose fixed income is too small. Some of our guests have income. About 25% of our guests are employed part-time or
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YWCA Interfaith Hospitality House for Families

Birmingham, AL 35212
15.96 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 591-4302
Interfaith Hospitality HouseThe YWCA operates one of Alabama’s only permanent facilities serving two parent families experiencing homelessness in the state of Alabama. Through the Interfaith Hospitality House, located in the Woodlawn neighborhood of Birmingham, the YWCA offers shelter and supp
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The Lovelady Center

Birmingham, AL 35206
17.98 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 833-7410
Transitional housing for women and children9 - 12 month faith based programprison re-entry programsEmpowering women, through faith-based initiatives, so they can return to society as well equipped women of God. The program is about empowerment,
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Clay Veterans Center

Center Point, AL 35212
24.25 miles from city center Bessemer
Operated by Three Hots and A Cot Three Hots and A Cot is a 501c3 organization (TAX ID # 26-4355458) formed by veterans to help veterans. Our primary mission is to assist homeless military veterans transition to a self sustained lifestyle
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Dent Transitional Program

Cottondale, AL 35453
27.08 miles from city center Bessemer
(205) 246-5655
Dent Transitional Program is a four step program designed to improve the quality of life of young men between the ages of 19-30. We provide them with food, clothes, shelter, life skills training, GED (if needed), and assistance with gaining independed living at no cost to the participant. There is
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