Mascot, TN
Homeless Shelters

Temporary free shelters for people who need a place to stay. There are 10 homeless shelters in the Mascot, Tennessee area.

Low Income Housing Assistance

1 Miles Away

Mascot , TN

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Services:
Low Income Housing Assistance helps families and individuals in need find affordable housing. The Department of Housing and Urban Development budgeted over 40 billion in housing assistance for 2018, including almost 20 Billion in rental assistance and low income housing assistance can help you.

Additional Services:
Rental assistance.

Area Served:
Mascot , TN


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-- Lord Chesterfield




Salvation Army - Knox County - Emergency Family Shelter - Shafer Family Center

14 Miles Away

409 N Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 525-9401

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Services:
Facility provides overnight housing to married couples with children and single fathers with children Married couples without children are accepted by referrals only and if space is available Maximum length of stay is seven days in a thirty day period of time.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Eligibility:
Must be married couple with children or single father with children. Married couples without children are accepted by referrals only and if space is available. Married individuals must submit proof of marriage.

Documents To Bring:
Call (865) 525-9401



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Knox Area Rescue Ministries - Hope Haven - Women

14 Miles Away

418 North Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 673-6540

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Services:
Offers safe, overnight shelter to single homeless women Spiritual counseling, crisis intervention, referral services, and addiction recovery opportunities are offered to all guests.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Office hours

Eligibility:
Must be a homeless female.

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in/Telephone



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-- Thomas Fuller




Helen Ross McNabb Center - Project for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness - PATH

14 Miles Away

201 W Springdale Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37917
(865) 637-9711

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Services:
The PATH program provides services to homeless individuals who have severe and persistent mental illnesses. To qualify for the program, an individual must have a history of mental illness, be homeless or at risk for homelessness and must reside within Knox County limits. Outreach workers help these individuals achieve stable lives by engaging them in mental health treatment and assisting them in securing affordable housing, supportive income and other basic necessities. By providing access to community services and ensuring continuity of care, the program empowers mentally ill clients to break the cycle of homelessness.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Eligibility:
Homeless individuals who have severe and persistent mental illnesses.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in or call (865) 637-9711 to schedule an appointment.



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Family Promise of Knoxville - Family Homeless Shelter

14 Miles Away

313 Harley Road
Knoxville, TN 37919
(865) 584-2822

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Services:
Provides a network of area congregations that provide overnight shelter for homeless families and single pregnant females During the day, families stay at a day center which provides families with an address, a phone number, and a home-like setting where they can look for employment, housing, child care and other services Case management services are provided.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Eligibility:
Must be a single pregnant female or a family with children. Parents must have at least 6 months of sobriety, not have an active domestic violence case, be mentally and emotionally stable, and pass a comprehensive background check.

Documents To Bring:
Call (865) 584-2822 for details



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Catholic Charities of East Tennessee - Samaritan Place - Emergency Shelter

14 Miles Away

3009 Lake Brook Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37909
(865) 684-1880

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Services:
Emergency shelter for seniors, age 55 and older Residents can stay up to 30 days free of charge and case management services are provided.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Eligibility:
Must be 55 or older, ambulatory, and cannot be a threat to self or others.

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in or call (865) 684-1880



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Family Promise Of Knoxville

14 Miles Away

P. O. Box 10184
Knoxville, TN 37939
(865) 584-2822

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Services:
They assist familes who are homeless in attaining sustained self-sufficiency.

Programs include the network and a Family Promise Academy which includes parenting, nutrition, and budgeting classes.Program:Interfaith Hospitality NetworkBudget: NaNCategory: HousingPopulation Served: Single Parents Program Description: This is the shelter program under the Family Promise umbrella.  It is made of 15 host sites and 35 support sites that provide meals, shelter and compassion for one week a quarter.  they provide transportation from their Day Center to the host sites daily.  Children continue to attend their home schools and parents who do not have jobs are at their Day Center working with their Licensed Social Worker to find housing, jobs, etc.



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Appalachian Outreach - Samaritan House - Homeless Shelter

15 Miles Away

130 W. Old Andrew Johnson Hwy.
Jefferson City, TN 37760
(865) 475-5032

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Services:
Homeless shelter for single women or women with children. Men are allowed if they are Married to each other and part of the family. Will accept people from East Tennessee as well as other states.

Hours:
24/7 Shelter

Eligibility:
Single women or women with children. Married couples are also allowed.

Documents To Bring:
Walk-in or call (865) 475-5032 for an appointment.



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Smoky Mountain Area Rescue Ministries - Temporary Shelter

17 Miles Away

230 Court Avenue
Sevierville, TN 37864
(865) 908-3153

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Services:
Provides temporary shelter for clients of Sevier County.

Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am 4:00 pm

Eligibility:
Resident of Sevier County/case by case determination after assessment.

Documents To Bring:
Appointment only - Must call (865) 908-3153 at 9:00 am Mon - Fri to schedule an appointment.



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Ministerial Association Temporary Shelter

27 Miles Away

324 N. Hill Street
Morristown, TN 37816
(423) 587-9215

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Services:
The mission of MATS is to provide shelter, food, clothing, and other basic needs to the homeless on a home-like atmosphere.

To provide assistance to MATS residents through counseling, education, and advocacy to the homeless for the purpose of obtaining independent housing and self sufficiency.

Hours:
Shelter operates seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day.



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-- Winston Churchill




Walking Stick Shelter/Domestic Violence, North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence

49 Miles Away

P.O. Box 455
Cherokee, NC 28719
(828) 488-5572

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Services:
The mission of NCCADV is to create social change through the elimination of the institutional, cultural, and individual
oppressions that contribute to domestic violence.

Services offered at the Cherokee site include:
Crisis Shelter, Transitional Housing/Shelter, Family Violence Prevention, Domestic Violence Intervention Programs, Child Abuse Reporting/Emergency Response, Domestic Violence Support Groups, Domestic Violence Volunteer Opportunities, Abuse Counseling, Spouse/Domestic, Partner Abuse Counseling, and Domestic Violence Shelter Residents.



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