Salvation Army Corps Comm Center
1675 East Main Street
Richmond, KY - 40475
The Emergency Shelter at The Salvation Army helps people in time of crisis to stabilize their lives and then assists them to restore a productive lifestyle. The shelter provides a clean, safe living environment, shower and laundry facilities, and two healthy meals per day.
Open 7 days a week, the shelter can accommodate 8 men and 8 women in separate dorm areas. Beds are first come, first serve and cots are available for emergency overflow conditions. Shelter intake is between 6 PM and 10 PM daily. A government issued picture ID is required for admission.
Shelter clients are provided with clean sheets, towels and personal hygiene products. An evening meal is served at 6:30 PM. Following dinner clients can relax or socialize in the common area with television, books, games or conversation. Curfew is at 10:00 PM. Wake up is at 6:00 AM and breakfast is served at 6:30 AM. The shelter closes for the day at 7:00 AM but frequently life enrichment programs are offered from 7:00 to 8:00 AM.