Women Against Abuse Emergency Safe Havens:
Two 100 bed safe havens provide free services to survivors of domestic violence and their children for 60-90 days. These confidential facilities include on-site security, case management, children's services, and trauma-informed therapy. Survivors of any gender identity are welcome. To request shelter, call the Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-866-723-3014.
City of Philadelphia Office of Supportive Housing:
In-take at 1430 Cherry St. for women & children 8am – 4/5pm
Eliza Shirley House, 1320 Arch St., for in-take after business hours: (215) 568-5111
People’s Emergency Center:
3902 Spring Garden
For women, teen girls & their children
Philadelphia Housing Authority:
712 N 16th St.
Apply for public housing M-F, 9am-4pm
1515 Fairmount Ave.
Apply for transitional or permanent housing.
Tuck Sleep's Homeless Shelter Directory
Find an emergency shelter near you in the state of Pennsylvania through this online shelter directory from Tuck Sleep.