ACTION's Emergency Homeless
Shelter provides a limited number of beds and hot meals to homeless
adults (ages 18 and older) on a nightly basis. Prior
to leaving the Shelter in the morning, guests are
also provided with bag lunches. The Shelter offers a
safe, supportive environment in a clean,
comfortable, recently renovated building in
Gloucester. Space at the Shelter is limited and
individuals are encouraged to call before visiting.
A bed can not be guaranteed.
The ACTION Shelter
provides a temporary solution for homeless individuals while we assist them in a quest
for more permanent housing.
Through ACTION's Client and
Housing Services division, the ACTION Shelter also offers a number of support services to
help people get their lives back on track. These
health and substance abuse counseling
Onsite medical services and
Job counseling and referrals
Employment and training assistance
Benefits and medical insurance
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