Franklin Women's Intake Shelter Bronx NY
1122 Franklin Avenue (near East 166th Street)
Bronx, NY - 10460
To get to this shelter take Subway 2 to 149th St., then #55 bus to 166th St. and 3rd Ave.
This is a NYC Department of Homeless Services intake shelter for women only. Open 24 hours a day.
HS operates the most comprehensive shelter services system for single adults in the world - with programs to assist individuals in addressing and overcoming their homelessness to securing and sustaining permanent housing. To enter a shelter, single homeless men or women who are 18 and older first must go to an intake facility.
What do single adults need to bring to the intake center in order to apply for temporary housing assistance?
1. Any form of ID with a picture and proof of age, such as a driver's license, state-issued ID, passport or visa, welfare card or green card
2. Social Security card
3. Medicaid card, if available
4. If working, your most recent pay stub
What if I don't speak English?
Interpreter assistance will be made available for individuals who do not speak English.