The Gathering Place Drop In Center
2402 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY - 11233
The Gathering Place Drop-in Center serves homeless men and women, 18 and older, 24 hours per day, seven days a week, year round. The center provides a safe, sanitary and stable alternative to the street, using an individualized and flexible approach to serve the hard-to-reach street homeless population that refuses the city shelter system.
Services available include:
Three meals a day
Shower/laundry facilities and access to clothing
Mail and phone services
Therapeutic recreational activities
Case management services/entitlement(s) assistance
Comprehensive medical/mental health services and referrals to treatment resources
Qualified candidates may be transported to and from a respite site every evening. The respite sites provide dinner and a temporary bed assignment.
Eligibility: Street homeless men or women, 18 and older
Clients Served Annually: 500+
Referrals Accepted: No
This program is funded by the NYC Department of Homeless Services.