St. John's Homeless Shelter

Hit the streets!

This summer Security Director Michael Barribeau will be leading teams of volunteers to help do street outreach to unsheltered individuals experiencing homelessness. The program is an opportunity to have volunteers engage in street outreach and to help be a solution to street homelessness. The group will meet and prepare for the evening. We will go…

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Wellspring Returns

By Wellspring Community Resource Specialist Patty Johnson Wellspring has returned to our home on Dousman Street! Our programming was provided at the St. John’s Women’s Shelter site from November-April, while 24-hour a day services were offered. Our return to Dousman Street brought together old friends, treasured volunteers who are venturing out once again and new…

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St. John's Homeless Shelter

Summertime means it’s time for Drop-in Tuesdays!

Every Tuesday this summer is Drop-In Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. John’s Homeless Shelter (411 St. John St.). Case Managers Eugene, Katie, Tollef and Tameika are there to help you connect to services. Laundry, showers, breakfast and lunch are available along with services for veterans, counseling, human services, and medical care.…

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Gratitude: Reflections on Shelter Season 2020-21

By Shelter Manager Joe Wilmet Our 2020-21 shelter season presented some unique challenges. As our leadership team prepared for the season amid a pandemic crisis, it became abundantly clear we would not be able to serve everyone in need while being responsible about social distancing. We realized we would need a second location and were…

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