Emergency Shelter

The information and resources here are intended to support your efforts to implement low-barrier and housing-focused emergency shelter services in your community.

Low-Barrier & Housing-Focused emergency Shelter Resources

Below you will find resources from a variety of sources as community program examples.  Remember, you can also always search on the Homeless Hub and the Homelessness Learning Hub for further shelter related information.

Keep checking back here as we will be regularly updating materials and adding further resources.

OrgCode Emergency Shelter Resources and Blogs
National Alliance to End Homelessness Emergency Shelter Learning Series
 Webinars & Tools


Low Barrier Shelters

Role of Emergency Shelter in Diversion

Safety Serving Families and Victims of Domestic Violence

Using Data

Equal Access

Pet Friendly

National Health Care for the Homeless Council – Health in Shelters
Emergency Shelter Frameworks and Standards Examples
Emergency Shelter Bright Spots, Books and Other Resources
Ending Homelessness for People in Encampments
Program Areas

Emergency Shelter | Diversion | Outreach | Housing Help and Landlords | Housing with Support | Prevention | Partnering with Other Systems | Peers and Lived Experience

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