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  • 212 N. 7th Street, Richmond, IN 47374

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The Shelter Inc.

Emergency Shelters Contact: Jason Spears
Work 308 N Eastern Ave. Fayette Connersville IN Work Phone: (765) 544-0065


  • #Beds/Units: 6 bed (have seasonal beds in inclement weather- goes up to 12-13)
  • Length of Stay: If seeking assistance, will guarantee their bed for 30 days if working a program.
  • Criteria: Single dads/moms and their kids, as well as whole families.
  • What do you need to do to access the program/resource?
    Low barrier- just need to show up. Will take individuals with MH/SUD.
  • Other Misc.:Short on staff. Open 24-7. “Unmanned shelter”. Can do Safe Link. Faith-based. Participates in PIT. Get a lot of people from counties that lack shelters (Rush, Fayette, Franklin, Union).