Get Help

Charlotte-Mecklenburg now operates a Coordinated Assessment (CA) system that aims to connect homeless individuals. Click here to learn more about making a referral.


 If you are homeless or about to become homeless, you can contact any of the community locations listed below for help. At every site, trained social workers are ready to help connect you with available community resources.


Men’s Shelter of Charlotte
7:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Monday, Tuesday, and Friday);
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM (Wednesday and Friday) 
1210 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 334-3187

Salvation Army Center of Hope
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (Monday thru Thursday);
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Fridays)
534 Spratt Street, Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 348-2560

Urban Ministry Center

8:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Weekdays)
945 N College Street, Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 347-0278

If you need help after hours, please contact the following resources:

Single Adult Men: Men’s Shelter of Charlotte, 1210 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28206 (704) 334-3187
Single Women and/or Families: Salvation Army Center of Hope, 534 Spratt Street, Charlotte, NC 28206 (704) 348-2560
People Seeking Domestic Violence Services or in imminent danger: Safe Alliance Shelter for Battered Women, (location confidential) (704) 944-0169

Youth Under the Age of 18: The Relatives, 1100 East Blvd  (704) 501-8260