Albany Emergency Shelter

176 Sheridan Avenue, Albany, NY

Albany Emergency Shelter

Albany Emergency Shelter

The facility provides shelter for single men and women over the age of 18. Individuals are assisted on their journey of achieving stable housing and self-sufficiency. With a capacity of 30 beds, the shelter has a year-round occupancy rate of 98%.

Services include: Meals, showers, laundry facilities, case management and life skills groups.

Last Year:

  • 404 total guests served
  • Average length of stay 30 days
  • 42 average age
  • 65% Male
  • 32% Female
  • 3% Transgender
  • 200 discharged to a positive living environment
  • 68 guests employed
  • 50 people over 62 years old  
  • 52 people 18- 25 years old
  • 21 Veterans
  • 224 guests with no income at all upon arrival

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We are getting a break from the frigid cold, but our community is still in need. Please consider donating…