Portland Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Portland, Maine 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 Portland, ME 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 Portland Maine

City of Portland, Oxford Street Shelter for Men

Portland, ME 04101
207-761-2072
Open 24 hours a day.129 bed emergency shelter for men 18 and over, services include housing placement assistance, mental health services, substance abuse services, police on-site for safety. Toiletries, linen, emergency supplies and community referrals available.  They have beds for wome
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Preble Street Resource Center

Portland, ME 04104
207-775-0026
Hours Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday-Sunday 9:00 AM - Noon The Preble Street Resource Center is the hub of services for homeless people in Portland, including a soup kitchen, providing meals 3/365, and day shelter open 7 days a week, pro
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Salvation Army Lighthouse Shelter

Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-3037
The Salvation Army Lighthouse Shelter is an emergency overnight shelter for runaway and homeless youth ages 10 to 17 who are on the streets of Portland Maine. We open at 7pm and close at 9am
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Milestone Foundation Emergency Shelter

Portland, ME 04101
207-775-4790
Milestone operates Maine’s only specialized substance use disorder emergency shelter. The 41-bed overnight shelter for men provides individuals with a safe place to sleep, nutritious meals, clean clothes, showers and counseling while being treated with dignity. In addition to providing a safety net
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Tedford Housing

Brunswick, ME 04011
22.84 miles from city center Portland
(207) 729-1161
Tedford Housing works together with people in their communities to find lasting solutions to the challenges of homelessness.We provide shelter, housing, and services that empower adults, children and families in need.Tedford Housing believes that everyone deserves to have a safe and affo
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Portland Resources

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