Prescott Area Womens Shelter - Prescott, AZ

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336 N. Rush Street
Prescott, AZ 86301
: 928-778-5933
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Description: Emergency drop in homeless shelter for women and women with children. Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8am - 12pm Prescott Area Shelter Services has two programs. The Prescott Area Women's Shelter, serving homeless women and their children since 2008. The Family Shelter, serving families of any make- up, since 2012. PAWS provides the following year- round: Emergency Shelter services including:
- food (a hot meal at night, breakfast, and snacks during the day)
- dormitory- style shelter with personal lockers
- community room with access to internet/phone use
- hygiene products and access to showers
- clothing (winter coats, sweat suits, socks, etc)

Case Management services including:
- information on local social service agencies
- affordable housing options
- signing up for government subsidies
- computer classes
- substance abuse program information
- goal sheets to determine guest length of stay and progress towards self- sufficiency

Most importantly, we strive to ensure that every woman and child feels safe, nurtured and rested at PAWS.

Volunteers Requests by Prescott Area Womens Shelter: Volunteers are the backbone of PAWS since without them we would not be able to open our doors each night. Prescott Area Women’s Shelter currently needs multiple volunteer positions to be filled. These include meal providers, 5-8pm advocates and overnight advocates. If interested in volunteering for any of these positions, please contact us at:

Do you have items to donate? Contact Prescott Area Womens 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: 2020-02-02

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Do you have items to donate? Contact Prescott Area Womens Shelter at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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