Salvation Army Emmanuel House - San Jose, CA

Contact information

405 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
: Phone: (408) 282-1175

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Description: The Emmanuel House has been serving Santa Clara County since 1966 and endeavors to provide the services needed to answer the questions of homelessness. The Emmanuel House has a full range of services to adult men needing assistance to make the final move from homelessness. The Emmanuel House is also a Sober Living Environment which requires that all individuals seeking shelter be alcohol and drug free upon entry.

Over Night Shelter Program
Provides overnight shelter to homeless men. Sign-up is at 1:30 p.m. If there are more men than available beds, a lottery will be held to determine who can stay. All guests must take a shower in order to stay the night.
14 nights are free per year
$5.00 each additional night
Free Dinner and snacks
Free Laundry every night
Free Continental Breakfast
TV Room

Meals Schedule
Monday - Saturday
Lunch: 12:15PM - 1:00PM
Dinner: 5:15PM - 6:00PM
Sunday dinner: 5:15PM - 6:00PM

Showers for Men
Men are provided fresh towels, hot water, and soap to wash with. 10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. Only

Motive Man Program
The Motive man Program is a short term residency program designed for men who are employed with a company or business in the local community on a full time basis / or living ON SSI/SSDI. The purpose of the program is to provide temporary shelter for the homeless and recovering individual who is in need of support and assistance, while saving money to develop a future independent lifestyle.

Can pass a urinalysis test at time of intake
Have a desire to develop an independent life

Pay $100 per week starting at time of intake. $20 of the fee is set aside into a personal savings account designed to help men make the move out into a room or department successfully.

Soup Kitchen
Men, women, and children of any age are welcome to eat a free nutritious lunch or dinner every day  (no lunch on Sundays). Lunch is held from 12:15 - 1pm and dinner is from 5:15 - 6pm.

Do you have items to donate? Contact Salvation Army Emmanuel House at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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Do you have items to donate? Contact Salvation Army Emmanuel House at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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