The Salvation Army Huntsville Emergency Shelter and Lodge - Huntsville, AL

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305 Seminole
Huntsville, AL 35805
: 256-536-8876


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    Marie Kelley
    2015-01-26 14:19:00
    The Salvation Army Corps is the most loving group of people that I have ever met. When I go to the SA office, my heart has come home. I love to volunteer there!!

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Description: Emergency shelter for men and women, and temporary shelter for battered women. Shelter opens at 6:30 pm. Last check in at 8:45pm unless prior arrangements made.

Complete list of services at the Salvation Army Huntsvile: Homeless Shelter, Homeless Shelter for Men, Homeless Shelter for Women, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Families, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Men, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Single Fathers, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Single Mothers, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Women.

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Fees:Three nights per month free, then $35 per week.
Hours:Admin hours: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM Mon-Fri. For shelter, call after 6:30 PM

Also provided at the Salvation Army Huntsville:
Substance Abuse Services: Six-month, Christian-based treatment program for alcohol and/or drug dependency. Alcohol Dependency Support Groups, Drug Dependency Support Groups.

Food Assistance: Food Assistance comes in the form of a food box capable of providing a family of (4) four with meals for (3) days. All the items in the food box are shelf stable and do not contain any perishables Distributes food boxes that last 3-4 days to clients who have applied for food stamps . Referrals must be made through DHR or Foodline. .Evening meal for homeless/hungry. Nutritious meal provided for anyone standing in line at the various locations and times specified. Sponsored by Salvation Army, Mental Health Center, community volunteers and various contributors.
Hot meals are available daily at the Shelter and through the Mobile Soup Van.
Hot Meals served at the shelter: Breakfast 5:30-6:30 every day. Lunch: 12:00-2:00 Mon-Fri. 2:00-4:00 Sat and Sun. Dinner: 5:30-6:00 Mon-Fri.

The Mobile Soup Van serves at 5:30 PM daily at the intersection of Abingdon Ave and Washington St (across from the Opportunity Center), and at 6:00 PM daily at the 1st Baptist Church parking lot on St. Clair.
Schedule for Hot Meals served at the 305 Seminole Dr. location: BREAKFAST: 5:30 to 6:30 AM every day. LUNCH: 12:00 - 2:00 PM( Mon- Fri ) 2-4 PM (Sat & Sun) DINNER: 5:30pm to 6:00 PM (Mon-Fri)

MOBILE SOUP VAN SCHEDULE 5:30 Pm at intersection of Abingdon Avenue& Washington Street (across from Opportunity Center) 6:00 PM at First Baptist Church parking lot on St. Clair Street.

Do you have items to donate? Contact The Salvation Army Huntsville Emergency Shelter and Lodge 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 The Salvation Army Huntsville Emergency Shelter and Lodge at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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