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M. Teresa Mission of Charity

724 NW 17th St
Miami, FL - 33127

Emergency Shelter for women and children.

The Missionaries of Charity of Mother Teresa arrived in the archdiocese in 1980 to care for the poorest of the poor in Miami's inner city. They currently operate a shelter for homeless women and children near Jackson Memorial Hospital. Emergency night shelter for women and children, (boys under age 4 only). Dinner and breakfast is provided, as well as emergency clothing and toiletries.

Emergency Shelter: 4:00pm-6:30am, Fridays through Wednesdays
Soup Kitchen: 9:30am - 11:00am, Fridays through Wednesdays.
Closed Thursdays

Intake Process:
Must show up at 4:00pm for intake

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If you have stayed in this shelter, how was your stay?

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  1. Yes. Not the best like all shelters but you cannot have a cellphone inside the building and you have to share half of a closet space with everyone there so don’t bring anything of value there.

    Answer posted on Apr 1, 2022 0

Is this a safe shelter to stay in?

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  1. It’s safe once the gates are locked by 4:30

    Answer posted on May 23, 2022 0

Do they accept pets at this shelter?

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  1. No

    Answer posted on Apr 1, 2022 0

Do you have any advice for those wanting to stay at this shelter?

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  1. Be prepared to worship before dinner with repeating the Hail Mary

    Answer posted on May 23, 2022 0

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