Friends of Scioto County Homeless Shelter - Portsmouth, OH

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615 Eighth Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662
: (740)353-4085
: https://www.sciotogives.org

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Description: Mission:
Operation Safety Net, the Scioto County Homeless Shelter, a caring family-oriented facility which recognizes the need for a safe, yet motivational and inspirational environment, aims to ensure the highest quality short-term stay during a family or individual's transitional period. We seek to aggressively provide services designed to successfully move persons from emergency shelter to permanent housing.


Programs and Services:
Provides emergency shelter in a clean, well-run facility.
Assists clients in securing decent affordable housing.
Offers budget management classes, case management and coordination, goal setting, service referrals, permanent housing placement, nutrition education, daily living skills, time and stress management, parenting skills and substance abuse referrals.
Provides mental health referrals through on-site evaluations and assessments.
Gives direct assistance to clients needing deposit and rental aid in maintaining to obtaining.

Offers job seeking skills and resume writing classes.
Operates a food pantry.

Do you have items to donate? Contact Friends of Scioto County Homeless Shelter at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

Shelter Information Last Update Date: 2020-04-23


Important:
Many of these shelters now have waiting lists. Please call before going to them. Many waiting lists are very long. Shelters and service also go out of business. Always call ahead to confirm that this location is still active. If you find that this location is no longer operating, please send us a comment using the form below.

If you have pictures of the shelter, I will upload them on this page. Please email me with the name of your shelter and the pictures to: HomelessSupport@gmail.com

Do you have items to donate? Contact Friends of Scioto County Homeless Shelter at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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