Far Rockaway Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Far Rockaway, 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 Far Rockaway, 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 Far Rockaway New York

United Methodist Center in Far Rockaway

Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Meals Clothing Food Pantry for Community
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Jamaica Armory Shelter For Women

Jamaica, NY 11434
4.49 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(718) 262-1450
Women's Triage Shelter.
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Restfull Nights Organization Inc.

Jamaica, NY 11435
6.78 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Monday - Friday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday: 12:00AM - 4:00PM
Closed on Sundays

This is a family shelter. We offer many community outreach services, like mental health referrals , domestic violence, job readiness classes, resume building, interview prep, etc
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Soul Redemption LLC

Brooklyn, NY 11234
8.13 miles from city center Far Rockaway
We have available beds for anyone looking for shelter also providing a variety of programs to help individuals become productive citizens in society.

Call for more details.
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HELP Women's Shelter New York City

Brooklyn, NY
8.53 miles from city center Far Rockaway

Take Subway: C to Liberty Ave.
This is a NYC Department of Homeless Services intake shelter for women.
The intake facilities for single adults are open 24 hours, seven days a week, including holidays. Bringing ID is strongly suggested, though not required. The following forms of ID
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Van Siclen Women's Shelter (Samartan Village)

Brooklyn , NY 11207
9.05 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(718) 235-1464
Transitional housing for women with children. Homeless families with children.

Overcoming-Love Ministries, Inc. (OCLM) is a 501(c)(3), faith-based organization which has served the communities of Brooklyn and Queens for over 30 years. We are an inter-denominational, multicultural, bilingu
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Interfaith Nutrition Network - Mary Brennan INN

Hempstead, NY 11550
9.36 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(516) 486-6243
The INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network) addresses the issues of hunger and homelessness on Long Island by providing food, shelter, long-term housing, and supportive services in a dignified and respectful manner for those who seek our help. We are a not-for-profit, volunteer-based organization with a
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Becasue Everyone Deserves Shelter, BEDS

Brooklyn, NY 11233
9.83 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Because Everyone Deserves Shelter (B.E.D.S.) Community Shared Living (transitional housing) provides a stepping stone into society for homeless single males, parolees, and individuals on SSI.

We create a safer more comfortable environment for individuals who have shown great progr
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Neighbors Together Corporation

Brooklyn, NY 11231
9.92 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Soup kitchen that provides social services. Note: this is not a homeless shelter
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Providence House

Brooklyn, NY 11221
11.16 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Women and children
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Providence House For Pregnant Women And Children

Brooklyn, NY 11221
11.19 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(718) 455-0197
A faith-based, woman-focused agency headquartered in the Bedford-Stuyvesant community of Brooklyn, Providence House is built around the use of a unique mentoring model at smaller, congregate transitional housing facilities scattered throughout New York City.
That model has been fashioned upon t
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Nassau County Department of Social Services

Uniondale, NY 11553
11.38 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(516) 573-8626
If you are experiencing a housing crisis in Nassau County, you should go to the Nassau County Department of Social Services (DSS), at 60 Charles Lindbergh Blvd. in Uniondale, NY.

Hours: Monday thru Friday, between the hours of 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. 

A DSS emergency servic
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Gates Avenue Center for Opportunity

Brooklyn, NY 11216
11.63 miles from city center Far Rockaway
The Doe Fund's Gates Avenue Center for Opportunity serves formerly homeless and formerly incarcerated males (who are 18 years old or older) through the organization's flagship Ready, Willing & Able program. Referrals are provided by the New York City Department of Homeless Services to those in the m
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Barbara Kleiman Shelter

Brooklyn, NY 11211
12.50 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(718) 963-3800
Adult Shelter and clinic.
Capacity: 200 beds.
Operated by the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) NYC.
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Tillary Street Women's Shelter

Brooklyn, NY 11201
13.66 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(888) 425-0501
The Tillary Street Women's Shelter is a 200-bed city-funded shelter for women with mental illness and co-morbid substance abuse disorders. Located in downtown Brooklyn. The shelter provides temporary housing, case management, housing referral and (more) placement services, and on-site medical and me
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Center Against Domestic Violence

Brooklyn, NY 11201
13.87 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(718) 254-9134
Domestic Violence Victims Only Emergency Shelter

Three Safe Havens
Women’s Survival Space
Women’s Safe Start
Women’s Second Start
Our shelters provide lifesaving emergency housing for women and children who are fleeing abusive homes. Each family stays in their ow
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Shelter and Food for the Homeless Inc.

New York City, NY 10009
14.64 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Emergency Shelter Food Pantry for Community Soup Kitchen for Community
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Bowery Mission

New York City, NY 10002
14.92 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Men women and children. Shelter for the Homeless of New York City.

Our emergency shelter program provides a safe place for the homeless to come in out of the winter cold.  By providing a warm place to sleep, we are preventing victimization, illness and possibly death that someti
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New York City 30th Street Intake For Homeless Men

Manhattan, NY 10016
15.07 miles from city center Far Rockaway

Intake facility for Homeless men in New York City.  Intake is open 24 hours a day.

Homeless individuals who have been in a shelter in New York City within the past 12 months should go to that shelter where they stayed. If not, they need to go to this intake facility.

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3rd Street Men's Shelter

New York, NY 10003
15.10 miles from city center Far Rockaway
First known as Manhattan Bowery Corporation, Project Renewal began life more than 46 years ago as a 48-bed alcohol detoxification program at the then-notorious Third Street Men's Shelter. This was one of the nation's first successful treatment programs for "public inebriates," coming at a time wh
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Homes for the Homeless

New York City, NY 10003
15.22 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Housing Services.
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New York City Rescue Mission

New York City, NY 10013
15.26 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Men and women shelter.Emergency Shelter direct Medical Assistance.

Most guests come seeking a hot meal, a clean shower, a safe bed, clothing, and often assistance in addressing their difficult circumstances.

Our goal is to offer resources which will meet basic physical ne
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Grand Central Neighborhood Social Services Corporation (GCNSSC)

New York City, NY 10016
15.55 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(212) 883-0680
The Grand Central Neighborhood Social Services Corporation’s Multi-Service Drop-in Center serves a street homeless population of single adults.
Those who use our center range from 18 to 75 years of age.
GCNSSC currently provides services to over 300 homeless adults each day, on average.
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One Step Forward Shelter Place

New York , NY 10013
15.63 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Homeless Shelter.
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Charles Gay center

Wards Island, NY 10035
15.79 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(212) 369-8927
Shelter services for men. Also medical care clinic.
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Breaking Ground

New York, NY 10018
16.32 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00-5:00

Breaking Ground's mission is to strengthen individuals, families and communities by developing and sustaining exceptional
supportive and affordable housing as well as programs for homeless and other vulnerable New Yorker's. The belief that
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Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen

New York City, NY 10001
16.39 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Direct Medical Assistance Soup kitchen for Community
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Sylvia's Place

New York, NY 10018
16.59 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Sylvia's Place is an emergency shelter for GLBT homeless youth.
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Bethel Gospel Assembly Shelter(c/o Bethel Gospel Assembly)

Bronx, NY 10037
16.67 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Red Cross Shelter
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York Street Project

Jersey City, NJ 07302
16.85 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(201) 451-8225
St. Joseph's Home is far more than a shelter. Here, the women of York Street Project in Jersey City, New Jersey are given the opportunity to take concrete steps towards attaining permanent housing while building independent lives for themselves and their families.

Our Home, a five-s
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Church of the Blessed Sacrament Transitional Residence

New York, NY 10023
16.95 miles from city center Far Rockaway
212 873 9224

Doors open at 7:00 a.m. Private shelter for homeless, working men. Vacancies are rare. Call for intake information.
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Lalitamba Saranam (Frederick's Place)

New York, NY 10024
17.13 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Lalitamba Saranam (fondly known as Fredericks Place after our cat mascot) is a holistic shelter for women, including female youth and victims of domestic violence, in the heart of New York City. We offer support with benefits and housing applications, as well as a comprehensive life skills program t
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Hope House Jersey City

Jersey City, NJ 07302
17.36 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(201) 420-1070
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark

Staff on-site 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Hope House, an emergency shelter for homeless women with children, helps families become self-sufficient by giving them an opportunity for decision making and for assuming responsibili
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Harlem United Community AIDS Center

New York City, NY 10027
17.37 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Housing Services
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The Hoboken Shelter

Hoboken, NJ 07030
17.41 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Shelter hours: 9am - 11am and 12pm - 7pm on weekdays.
3pm - 7pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

Dinner is served at 7:15pm/7:30pm every evening to approximately 100 people. Breakfast & lunch is served daily to our 50 Shelter Guests (Residents). An additional Breakfast is provided duri
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St Lucy's Homeless Shelter

Jersey City, NJ 07310
17.58 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Staff on-site 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Shelters has beds for 60 men & 20 women, also shelters 25 extras from Outreach program with Port Authority.

St. Lucy's Emergency Shelter is a supervised 24-hour, 7-day-a-week, year-round emergency shelter facility for sing
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Franklin Women's Intake Shelter Bronx NY

Bronx, NY 10460
17.60 miles from city center Far Rockaway
To get to this shelter take Subway 2 to 149th St., then #55 bus to 166th St. and 3rd Ave.

This is a NYC Department of Homeless Services intake shelter for women only. Open 24 hours a day.

HS operates the most comprehensive shelter services system for single adults in the w
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PERC Shelter - Emergency Homeless Housing

Union City, NJ 07087
18.34 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(201) 348-8150
Palisades Emergency Residence Corp

Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation (PERC) exists to defeat the cycle of poverty, understanding that food and shelter are fundamental human rights. PERC believes that with help there is hope. We believe that every person deserves dignity, respe
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Cromwell Ave Safe Haven Bronx NY

Bronx, NY 10452
18.57 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(718) 293-2930
Cromwell Avenue Safe Haven is an 80-bed facility providing low demand transitional housing, direct care and case management services to long-term street homeless men and homeless veterans. For information, call (718) 293-2930.
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Salvation Army Union City Emergency Services

Union City, NJ 07087
18.73 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(201) 867 - 4093
Emergency Services, food, clothing, shelter, guidance, Adult rehabilitation services alcohol, social and correctional counseling. Furniture pick-up.
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Maya's Place

Bronx, NY 10453
19.17 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(718) 583-2380
Walk in; referral; 24 hours/7 days Ages 16-20; pregnant and parenting, single, LGBTQ Female
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BEOF Community Action Partnership Emergency Services

Bayonne, NJ 07002
19.98 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(201) 437 - 7222
To provide programs geared primarily for low income citizens, senior citizens and the handicapped. Information and referral is given to any citizen of Bayonne who needs our assistance. The B.E.O.F.'s programs range from pre-natal through the "Golden Years".

Multi-purpose community servi
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Project Hospitality

Staten Island, NY 10302
20.09 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Emergency Shelter Clothing or Vouchers.

Need Help? 
If you are in Staten Island, New York, and you need help, please contact the following programs as appropriate:
Need food?
Please contact Project Hospitality’s Community Services Center, which is located at 514 Bay Street,
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Borough of Ridgefield Welfare Department - Assistance

Ridgefield, NJ 07657
20.85 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(201) 943 - 7172
Services provided at this Welfare Office.

Provide assistance/counseling to residents in danger of eviction or having their utilities shut off.
Assistance in emergencies, i.e. prescriptions, transportation, shelter, food, and clothing. -Provide aid to transients.
Operate a
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The Oasis Shelter New Rochelle

New Rochelle, NY 10801
21.21 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(914) 235-2607
A 32 bed shelter which offers temporary shelter, clean bedding, and three meals per day for men and women who are faced with homelessness. The shelter is also handicapped accessible. Men and women allowed.

Oasis will continue to operate in its normal capacity as an emergency overnigh
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Family Promise of Monmouth County Food and Shelter Services

Middletown, NJ 07734
22.88 miles from city center Far Rockaway
732 495-1050
Our mission is to provide food, shelter and comprehensive services to homeless families in Monmouth County in cooperation with a network of interfaith congregations, while advocating innovative solutions to chronic homelessness.

Our s
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The Sharing Community Yonkers

Yonkers, NY 10702
24.02 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Offers a 19 bed homeless shelter for men with a wide array of support and treatment services. A limited number of beds are available on an overnight-only basis for men who do not have DSS authorization. The shelter is a drug-free facility, and has a medical and mental health clinic on site. Residenc
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Bergen County Human Services Center

Hackensack, NJ 07601
24.06 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Services Provided:
Temporary Shelter
Links to Community Services
Health Services

The center is designed to serve individual men and women who are homeless, individuals and families who are precariously housed, and others who require lin
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Yonkers Rescue Mission

Yonkers, NY 10701
24.46 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Our purpose is to provide food, shelter and clothing for homeless men in a safe and clean living environment where the Word of God can be preached and the love of Christ can be shown.

We provide not only for the physical needs of the man, but our concern is more for the spiritual needs of
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Bergen County Community Action Crisis Services

Hackensack, NJ 07601
25.69 miles from city center Far Rockaway
The 1st Stop Program provides a single point of entry for low-income families to access life changing public benefits. Available services include comprehensive needs assessment, benefit screening, information and referral, case management. advocacy, counseling and follow-up.

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Community Service Program Assistance

Passaic, NJ 07055
26.80 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Homelessness prevention activities include rental assistance to those who are eligible (funding permitting), vouchers for emergency hotel or rooming house shelter, and the Specialized Shelter Program. There are twenty-eight units for single people and some social services are provided to residents.
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Hope Through Care

Clifton, NJ 07011
27.66 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(973) 262-5616
Transitional housing. Aimed at homeless families with children transitioning into independent living.

Hope through Care, Inc. is an independent, non-profit organization that serves families with children in Passaic County community of Northern New Jersey.

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Epiphany House Transitional Substance Abuse Women's Recovery

Asbury Park, NJ 07712
29.51 miles from city center Far Rockaway
(732) 775 - 0720
Epiphany House is committed to promoting sobriety and self-sufficiency in homeless recovering chemically dependent women with children.

Epiphany House provides transitional housing and a continuum of health care and social services. During a stay, lasting from six to twelve months, ea
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Family Promise of Bergen County

Ridgewood, NJ 07450
32.21 miles from city center Far Rockaway
Emergency Shelter for homeless working families.

The Family Promise Network is a sheltering program for homeless families with dependent children, accommodating up to 14 people at a time. Local congregations host the families overnight on a weekly rotating basis. Volunteers from hos
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