HELP Women's Shelter New York City
116 Williams Avenue between Liberty Ave and Glenmore Ave
Brooklyn, NY -
The intake facilities for single adults are open 24 hours, seven days a week, including holidays. Bringing ID is strongly suggested, though not required. The following forms of ID are very helpful during the intake process:
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
Social Security card
Medicaid card, if available
If working, your most recent pay stub
Interpreter assistance will be made available for people who do not speak English.
Dial 311 to receive directions.
After visiting an intake center, trained social services and professional staff will assess your unique needs and assign you to a shelter with expertise in addressing those needs. All programs are designed to help clients overcome homelessness.