Help for Those In Need

IPH is a Point of Entry for Coordinated Entry

Assistance with housing, clothing, meals, showers, lockers, and mailboxes is available by contacting Community Connections at 315 Sheridan Avenue in Albany, NY or by calling (518) 694-8899.

During cold weather months, emergency shelter is available at Safe Haven in Albany (518-704-4507) and Danielle’s House in Amsterdam (518-627-4649). These Code Blue programs will be open every night beginning November 18, 2019.


If you are homeless and in need of assistance immediately:

An Albany guide to available resources such as shelters, meals, medical, and legal clinics:

The Food Pantries Basic Needs Resource Guide including hotlines and referrals:


There are so many ways that you can help us help others.