Homeless Shelter

MERCY HOUSE/ST. CHARLES LWANGA CENTER

 
Data Provided By
2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceCatholic Charities Housing Office operates Mercy House, a 19-bed emergency housing program for women and children, and St. Charles Lwanga Center, a 19-bed emergency bed for men in Albany. Clean, safe, decent housing is offered with support services which include 3 nutritious meals daily, case management, homelessness prevention planning, and 24-hour staffing.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaCounties of Albany, Rennsalear and Otsego (Oneonta), NY
TerritorySERVICES PROVIDED AT 2 SITE LOCATIONS:

ST. CHARLES LWANGA CENTER, (This address is Confidential) 518-465-4973 Administrative 518-459-0183 Administrative 518-449-3348 FAX Amy Lacey, Manager of Emergency Services

MERCY HOUSE, (This address is Confidential) 518-434-3531 Mercy House Office 518-426-1276 FAX Amy Lacey, Manager of Emergency Services
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureReferral required from Homeless and Travelers Aid Society (HATAS), 518-463-2124 Service/Intake: Homeless and Travelers Aid Society
Intake RequirementsCall for information
Additional RequirementsProof of age, Proof of residency
Helpful TipsReferral required from Homeless and Travelers Aid Society (HATAS)
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Arabic
EligibilityHomeless adult men, women, and women with children in the city of Albany
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Insurance AcceptedCash, Temporary Assistance, Reimbursement through Public Agency, Money orders
Payment NotesDonation accepted
 
Specific Hours: 24 Hours / 7 Days
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 41 North Main Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12203
Main Phone 518-459-0183
Fax 518-459-0202
Service Location Email diocesan.housing@rcda.org
Web Address www.cchoalbany.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CATHOLIC CHARITIES HOUSING OFFICE (CCHO)
Affiliated Program: MERCY HOUSE/ST. CHARLES LWANGA CENTER
This Service: Homeless Shelter
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Homeless Men (YV-3000.3050)
Homeless Shelter (BH-1800.8500)
Homeless Women (YV-3000.7500)
Homeless Youth (YV-3000.8000)