Last updated Nov 8, 2021 1 Comment 0

Francis Center Men's Shelter

547 Joseph Ave
Rochester, NY - 14605

Catholic Family Center is the largest provider for supportive emergency housing in Monroe County.

Catholic Family Center began the operation of Francis Center in 1991. Francis Center has fifty-three beds for emergency housing and 8 to 10 bedrooms for the transitional program. The emergency beds are primarily a dormitory arrangement with a few individual rooms to provide some flexibility in accommodations.

Transitional clients have their own rooms and a lounge area with all meal service provided in the multi-purpose room.

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

Is this a safe shelter to stay in?

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  1. It is not safe. They ran out of food.

    Answer posted on Jan 11, 2022 0

Do they accept pets at this shelter?

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  1. No

    Answer posted on Dec 11, 2021 0
  2. No pets.

    Answer posted on Jan 11, 2022 0

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How long can you stay here?

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  1. 2 weeks.

    Answer posted on Dec 11, 2021 0
  2. Unknown. Go elsewhere. Bad facility.

    Answer posted on Jan 11, 2022 0

1 Comment

  1. Oct 25, 2019Reply
    Ive been staying at the francis center for three weeks now and they treat me great. Im a diabetic and insulin dependent and i seen there doctor there and he perscribed insulin for me and it was great.But Dss is giving me problems saying i need documents by monday or they are kicking me out when they never sent me a letter stating any of this.And i got nowhere to go.I cant live on the streets being a diabetic. Please help.....

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