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YWCA Emergency Shelter

Emergency shelter for women with or without children.

24 hour emergency shelter in downtown Seattle.

45 day emergency shelter. Clients have their own room and are encouraged to meet weekly with an advocate to address barriers they may have to obtaining stable housing, complete applications and link to wrap-around services.

All women 18 years old and their children are eligible. We do not accept boys over the age of 17 because we are a women’s facility. Women undergo an intensive telephone screening by calling 206.461.4882 to determine if this shelter will meet their needs. Once screening is complete an intake appointment is set to bring client into the shelter.

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Seattle City Hall Shelter

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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. No they put out to the public about who stays in the shelter

    Answer posted on May 2, 2021 0

Do they accept pets at this shelter?

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  1. No once you are in they tell you that you have to turn your pets over as a permanent stay to local shelter to adopt out your pets

    Answer posted on May 2, 2021 0

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1 Comment

  1. Mi
    Mar 1, 2019Reply
    Very uncomfortable place and they didn't help me find housing.or even where to look.except there own apts .with no in the summer time.and cross out the word christian.uncaring people

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