East Hartford Community Shelter - East Hartford, CT

Contact information

383-385 Main St
East Hartford, CT 06108
: (860) 568-0323
: http://www.crtct.org/programs/ehcs.htm


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    2018-09-17 20:01:40
    I have stayed there before. The staff is really good. I want a bed there now. How can I get one?

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Description: East Hartford Community Shelter is a 40-bed shelter that provides a safe haven for families with children and single men. Clients receive overnight shelter, meals, and case management services. The shelter is open during the day for families with children. Staff help residents register their children for school, find work, obtain transportation and move toward stable housing.

Eligibility Requirements
Clients must be homeless, age 18 or older or child accompanied by parent or legal guardian. They must be sober, ambulatory and able to understand and adhere to shelter rules. Preference is given to residents of East Hartford when the shelter is near or at capacity. This shelter cannot accept sex offenders.

Hours of Operation:
7 Days a Week
24 hours for families with children

4:30 p.m. - 7:30 a.m. (for men)
During the day and evenings for families and children, and evenings only for men.

People may refer themselves; clients are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Do you have items to donate? Contact East Hartford Community Shelter at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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.

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Do you have items to donate? Contact East Hartford Community Shelter at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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