Forest Grove Temporary Emergency Shelter - Forest Grove, OR

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2032 College Way
Forest Grove, OR 97116
: Phone: 503-357-9121
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Description: The Forest Grove Temporary Emergency Shelter will open for the 2017/2018 season on Monday, November 20–March 31.  Shelter is offered Monday and Tuesday nights, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. at Forest Grove UCC (2032 College Way) and Wednesday nights, same hours, at The Alcove—Forest Grove Sonrise church annex behind Safeway.

Our shelter spaces can accommodate 15 single guests and up to two families with children in separate areas. Shelter includes two meals and a safe place to sleep, no other services are offered. Shower tickets are available for overnight guests through the Forest Grove Aquatic Center.

Office Hours: Monday – Friday: 9 am to 4 pm
Worship: Every Sunday, 10 AM

Volunteers Requests by Forest Grove Temporary Emergency Shelter: Yes we are a volunteer run shelter and always looking to expand our volunteer list. Please send a e-mail to if you are interested in volunteering.

Donation Requests by Forest Grove Temporary Emergency Shelter: Tarps Blankets Large Zip-Lock Bags New Womens UnderwearNew Mens Underwear

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