Preble Street Resource Center - Portland, ME

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5 Portland Street
Portland, ME 04104
: 207-775-0026
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8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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, providing clothing closet, case management services, and access to healthcare.

Housing Services
Preble Street is committed to providing safe, affordable permanent housing and support to chronically homeless men and women in Portland, Maine.Our services are based on approaches to homelessness and chronic mental illness that have emerged nationally as key strategies for ending homelessness combined with experience gained at the Preble Street Resource Center.Based on a pioneering “housing first” model and a strong partnership between Preble Street and Avesta Housing, the success of our landmark housing programs validates a strategy that can end chronic homelessness in Portland and across the nation.

Florence House
Florence House provides safe, supported permanent housing to chronically homeless women in Portland, Maine.

Logan Place
Logan Place provides adults who have lived in shelters and on the streets for much of their lives with a chance for a permanent and safe living situation.

Veterans Housing Services
Preble Street’s Veterans Housing Services (VHS) seeks to assist low-income veterans and their families find a home and end homelessness among veterans.

Do you have items to donate? Contact Preble Street Resource Center at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

Shelter Information Last Update Date: 2020-02-01

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Do you have items to donate? Contact Preble Street Resource Center at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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