Long-Term Shelter for Single Women (Samaritan House) - Catholic Charities

Samaritan House - Catholic Charities

Partnership Affiliation

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides shelter to single women, ages 21 and older. Also offers the following services:
- Assistance obtaining permanent housing and employment
- Health care
- Laundry
- Showers

Residents may stay in the shelter during the day if they have a doctor's note describing a medical condition. There is zero tolerance for drugs and alcohol use.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaNationwide, Statewide
Public TransportationRTD #44, 48; RTD #38 is one block away
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall before 8 p.m. to sign up for the lottery. The lottery for single women is held at 8 p.m. Women must call back at 8:20 p.m. to find out if they were assigned a space. Individuals assigned a space who do not call back at 8:20 p.m. will no longer have a space.
Intake RequirementsPhoto ID
Helpful TipsThe average stay is 90 - 120 days.

Denver Health provides a TB clinic every Monday at 6:30 p.m. Test results are provided every Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

Service animals are accepted with current vaccinations and a signed contract.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityHomeless single women ages 21 years and older. Does not accept:
- Sex-offenders
- Domestic violence offenses
- Any violent crimes against children or any people
- Assault charges
- Meth Manufacturing
- Arson

Transgender individuals must have a state-issued photo ID that matches their self-identified gender.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Administrative Hours)
Specific Hours: Monday - Sunday, 8 p.m. (Women's Shelter Lottery); 24 hours/7 days a week (Shelter Operations)
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (303) 294-0241 (Samaritan House)
Physical Site Address 1 2301 Lawrence St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80205
Main Phone (303) 742-0828 (Catholic Charities)
Fax (303) 296-2055
Service Location Email info@ccdenver.org
Web Address http://www.ccdenver.org/homeless-shelters/samaritan-house/
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Catholic Charities
Affiliated Program: Samaritan House - Catholic Charities
This Service: Long-Term Shelter for Single Women (Samaritan House) - Catholic Charities
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Community Shelters (BH-1800.8500-150)