Emergency Shelter

The Bucks County Housing Link is the centralized point of information, assessment, and referral services for all Bucks County residents experiencing a housing-related crisis.  

If experiencing a housing-related crisis, please call the Housing Link Helpline at 1-800-810-4434

Community Providers, Non-Profits, and Charitable Organizations:  Emergency Assistance and Assistance for those experiencing homelessness or a housing crisis:

Advocates for the Homeless & Those in Need (AHTN):  Services include temporary emergency shelter for Lower Bucks Residents. Call 215-550-3868 ext. 101.

Advocates for the Homeless in Upper Bucks (AHUB):  Services include Upper Bucks Code Blue Shelter and advocating for homeless residents of Upper Bucks County. Contact at [email protected] or call 267-450-5191

A Woman's Place:  The only domestic violence organization in Bucks County.  For more than 45 years, A Woman's Place has stood with all survivors of abuse and domestic violence. Hotline: 1-800-220-8116

Coalition to Shelter and Support the Homeless provides shelter on Code Blue Shelter nights and also makes every effort to link the homeless and financially distressed to needed resources.  For assistance when the Code Blue shelter is closed, call 1-866-390-0291 x 703.  Other programs include Outreach Meals; see website for detailed information.

Doylestown FISH:  Provides emergency services to those in need residing in Central Bucks with Central Bucks ID. 215-348-7172. Mondays-Fridays 9am-4pm (except County holidays) call The Hub for all emergency shelter requests (215-348-6201

Family Promise of Lower Bucks The mission of Family Promise of Lower Bucks is to mobilize collaboration within the local community in addressing the needs of homeless families with children, by providing shelter, meals and comprehensive services while helping them to lasting self-sufficiency. 215-943-0402 or [email protected]

Our Lady of Guadalupe: (Warrington-area residents) 267-247-5374

Outreach Care (Quakertown):  215-804-5869

Pennridge FISH serves low-income households with food, clothing, and emergency financial assistance in an effort to assist in the alleviation of hunger, poverty, and homelessness in the Pennridge School District. 215-257-7616

Quakertown Community Outreach provides a network of resources, services, and support for those in need in the community; services and supports include food, clothing, diapers, assistance with housing placement, back rents, housing costs, food and clothing.  Please call 267-377-9179 for more information.

Reach Out Foundation Day Center: Day-center for the homeless. Operates Monday-Friday, 7am-7pm. Laundry, showers, and computers available. Bucks residents only. 215-970-5462 152 Monroe Ave, Penndel, PA 19047

Valley Youth House Shelter for youth. 215-442-9760

Other Hotlines

Philadelphia Homeless Outreach Hotline:  215-232-1984 

Philadelphia Homelessness Prevention Hotline:  215-686-7177

Veterans Homeless Outreach: 215-823-5800 ext.4077