If you don’t have any place to stay tonight and it’s difficult to pay to stay somewhere, an emergency shelter may be able to help you.
Contact any of these organizations in Saint Paul to find out if they have space available.
Dorothy Day Center Women’s Shelter
183 Old 6th Street, 2nd Floor, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Phone: (612) 288-4701
Services: Short-term shelter for women with no children.
Eligibility: Must have been a Ramsey County resident for at least 30 days before becoming homeless and have no open case files in another county. Call or walk-in for intake.
Hours: 9:00 am – 5:15 pm Monday through Sunday for intake.
Cost: No Cost
Ramsey County Women’s Shelter
2001 Van Dyke Street, Maplewood, MN 55109
Service: Safe emergency shelter (24 hours/day) for up to 30 days. Includes three meals/day, children’s program, housing help and referral and on-site clinic.
Eligibility: Single Women
Cost: No cost
NOTE: For intake call (651) 225-9354. Intake is conducted at 244 10th Street East in St. Paul. Shelter intake 6:30 am – 6:30 pm Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
TCCVM Metro Shelter Hotline?
Phone: (888) 234-1329 (toll-free)?
Services: The Twin Cities Community Voice Mail (TCCVM) provides recorded information on current emergency shelters and transitional housing programs
Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week?
Cost: No cost
NOTE: There are some shelters in Minneapolis that are also available to residents of Saint Paul. If you are interested in finding out more information, call United Way 2-1-1 (dial 2-1-1 or call 651-291-0211).