Housing Availability
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Opportunity House - 610-374-4696
430 N 2nd Street, Reading, PA
Provides shelter services for families, single men and women. 
90-day Berks County residency required.

Hope Rescue Mission - 610-375-4224
645 N 6th Street, Reading, PA
Provides shelter services for single men.
30-day Berks County residency required.

City Lights Ministries
246 N 9th Street
Provides breakfast every day for homeless. 
Provides warming services for homeless during the day.

Other Shelter Services

Mary's Shelter - 610-376-1973
Provides shelter services for homeless, pregnant women and youth up to the day before 18th birthday.

SafeBerks - 610-372-9540
Provides shelter services for victims of domestic violence


For Transitional Housing

Easy Does It - 610-373-2463
Provides housing for the homeless single men and women and those recently released from incarceration in a sober, healthy recovery setting.

YMCA of Berks County - 610-378-4700
Men's Safe House - chemically dependent men from criminal justice system
Women's Safe House - chemically dependent women from criminal justice system.
Men's Bridge House - homeless, single, chemically dependent men.
Women's Bridge House - homeless, single, chemically dependent women.
Women with Children Bridge House - homeless women who are chemically dependent and their children.
Y-Haven - for homeless single women with one child.
Y-Passages - for homeless single men.
Honor House - for homeless vets
DUI Program - for men and women who have been charged with a 2nd DUI. 
Twin Peaks - for homeless men with are chemically dependent with a co-occurring mental health disorder. 
Single Room Occupancy - for single men. No eligibility requirements however the YMCA does maintain a recovery atmosphere.

Family Promise of Berks County - 610-373-3323
Transitional Housing for Homeless Families 

Reading Housing Authority/Service Access and Management, Inc.
Shelter Plus Care - for chronically homeless with a serious mental illness. Please contact SAM for application - 610-236-0530.  
Service Access and Management, Inc. 610-236-0530
They have a variety of housing options for those clients who have an open case with them. For information, contact SAM at 610-236-0530. 

Berks Counseling Center - 610-373-4281
They provide a number of programs for homeless men and women who are chemically dependent and/or suffer from a mental health disability.