Allentown Rescue Mission’s Emergency Shelter

Applying for entrance to the Emergency Shelter:

  1. Must obtain a voucher from the Allentown Police station located at 1005 Hamilton Street.

  2. Our doors open at 4PM…Dinner is served at 5:30PM

Para poder ser aceptados en esta MISSION tienes que hacer lo siguiente:

  1. Tienes que obtener un boleto (voucher) de en la estacion de policia calle 10 Y Hamilton

  2. La entrada a la Mission es de 4 P.M. (La comida sera servida a las 5:30 P.M.)

Not Just a Bed and a Meal... A Chance for a New Beginning

  • The Emergency Shelter receives men over the age of 18 who have exhausted all support and typically have multiple and long-term problems, many involving mental health and drug and alcohol.

  • The Emergency Shelter provides 72 beds for homeless men, in an air conditioned / heated dorm, with limited storage for personal belongings, shower facilities, medical clinic, case management, connection to outside agencies, and home cooked meals.

  • The Emergency Shelter’s operating hours are 4:00 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. Monday through Friday and we are open 24/7 on weekends

  • The Emergency Shelter offers up to a 30 day stay. During this time the men are encouraged to get a job and save money, connect with an agency to develop a plan to end their homelessness, or apply for the Mission’s long term transitional program called the Transformation Program.