Emergency Shelters

Facilities with overnight sleeping accommodations that provide temporary shelter (one night – three months) for homeless individuals/ families.


CCANO JEFFERSON CARE CENTER

Emergency shelter for families and some unaccompanied adults
1108 Barataria Blvd.; Marrero, LA 70072
Office Hours: M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Mon.-Sun. 24 hours
PHONE: 504-347-0772
Intake Procedure: Call to see if space is available, open 24 hrs.


COVENANT HOUSE NEW ORLEANS

Emergency shelter for homeless youth between 16 and 21 years of age and their children
611 N. Rampart St.; New Orleans, LA 70112
PHONE: 504-584-1111
Intake Procedure: Intake is 24 hours 7 days a week.
Individuals must meet with an intake worker upon arrival.
Freeze Plan beds are available to the public.


HAGAR’S HOUSE—FIRST GRACE COMMUNITY ALLIANCE

Emergency shelter in a residential community setting with an empowering and open environment including assistance with resource coordination for single women, women with children, or transgendered individuals at a confidential location
PHONE: 504-210-5064
Intake Procedure: Call for a phone interview.


METROPOLITAN CENTER FOR WOMEN & CHILDREN BATTERED WOMEN’S PROGRAM

Safe haven and temporary shelter for victims of domestic violence at a confidential location
PHONE: 504-837-5400
1-888-411-1333 Louisiana Domestic Violence Hotline Intake Procedure: Call for service.


NEW ORLEANS MISSION MEN’S OVERNIGHT SHELTER

Emergency shelter for men (no fee), including showers, dinner and breakfast, clothing distribution, and other services (10 p.m.-7 a.m. overnight shelter)
1130 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.; New Orleans, LA 70113
PHONE: 504-523-2116
Office Hours: M-F 8 am-6 p.m.
Intake Procedure: Tickets are distributed 7 days a week 5:30-7a.m. at the intake desk or 10-11 a.m. in the day room; walk in with picture ID & current TB card.  
Intake Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 4:30-5:50 p.m.; Fri. 7-7:30 p.m.; Sat. 6:30-7 p.m.; Sun. 7-7:30 p.m.
Freeze Plan beds are available to the public.


NEW ORLEANS MISSION WOMEN’S OVERNIGHT SHELTER

Emergency shelter for women (no fee), including showers, dinner and breakfast, clothing distribution, and other services
1129 Baronne St.; New Orleans, LA 70113
PHONE: 504-523-2116
Office Hours: M-F 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Intake Procedure: Tickets are distributed 7 days a week 5:30-7 a.m. at the intake desk or 10-11 a.m. in the dayroom. Walk in with picture ID & current TB card. Intake Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 4:30-5:50 p.m.; Fri. 7-7:30 p.m.; Sat. 6:30-7 p.m.; Sun. 7-7:30 p.m.


NEW ORLEANS WOMEN’S SHELTER

Short or long-term emergency shelter for single women and women with children, including case management, at a confidential location
Mail: PO Box 3520; New Orleans, LA 70117
PHONE: 504-442-1683
Intake Procedure: Women 21 years of age or older can call for service options; no boys over 11 years of age are accepted.


OZANAM INN/ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY

Emergency shelter for homeless men; meals prepared by Ozanam Inn cooks available  at 6 a.m., 2 p.m., and 6 p.m. in the cafeteria
843 Camp St.; New Orleans, LA 70130
PHONE: 504-523-1184
Intake Procedure: Men’s overnight shelter registration is 7 a.m.-4 p.m.; after first night, ID will be required.


REMNANT HOUSE BY LOVETOUCH MINISTRIES

Emergency shelter for homeless women with or without childrenin the Greater New Orleans area for up to three months
Shelter: 423 Realty Dr.; Gretna, LA 70056
Main Office: 57 5th St.; Gretna, LA 70053
PHONE: 504-362-7010
Intake Procedure: Intake is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. daily. Morning departure is 7:30 a.m. The first night is free; fee is $10 thereafter or a voucher.


THE SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER NEW ORLEANS MEN’S SHELTER

Emergency overnight shelter for men
4500 S. Claiborne Ave.; New Orleans, LA 70125

Office Hours: 4:30 p.m.-12 a.m.
PHONE: 504-899-4569 EXT. 300 OR 318
Intake Procedure: Walk-in intake is at 4:30 daily. Morning departure is by 6:30 a.m. The first seven nights are free, and the fee is $8 thereafter or a voucher.
Freeze Plan beds are available to the public.


THE SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER NEW ORLEANS WOMEN AND CHILDREN’S EMERGENCY SHELTER

Emergency shelter for homeless women with or without children, children needing to be at least 6 weeks, female children no older than 17 years and males no older than 12 years (housing and case management for up to 3 months)
4500 S. Claiborne Ave.; New Orleans, LA 70125
Office Hours: 4:30 a.m.-12 a.m.
PHONE: 504-899-4569 EXT. 300
Intake Procedure: Walk-in intake is at 4:30 p.m. daily. Morning departure is at 6:30 am. IDs and current TB cards are required (after first three day waiver). The first 7 nights are free, and the fee is $8 thereafter or a voucher. Housing and case management for women with children is up to three months.
Freeze Plan beds are available to the public.


THE SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER NEW ORLEANS MEN’S WORKER DORM

Emergency shelter fee-based program for working men

4500 S. Claiborne Ave.; New Orleans, LA 70125
Office Hours: 4:30 p.m.-12 a.m.
PHONE: 504-899-4569 EXT. 300 OR 318
Intake Procedure: Intake is M-F by appointment. IDs and TB Tests are required (after first three day waiver). This is a fee-based service. Call for cost information.


THE SALVATION ARMY OF GREATER NEW ORLEANS MEN’S OR WOMEN’S CREATED TO WORK PROGRAM

Emergency shelter program for individuals
4500 S. Claiborne Ave.; New Orleans, LA 70125

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
PHONE: 504-899-4569 EXT. 300, 302, OR 324
Intake Procedure: Intake is M-F by appointment. IDs and current TB cards are required (after first three day waiver).
Call for information.


WAY MAKER MINISTRIES EMERGENCY SHELTER FOR HOMELESS WOMEN WITH CHILDREN

Emergency shelter for homeless women with children
804 1st Ave.; Harvey, LA 70058
Office Hours: M-F 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: 504-328-8794
Intake Procedure: Call or walk in.