The Day Shelter is a safe haven for the most fragile and chronically homeless, disproportionately serving those with mental illness and/or physical disabilities
From its first night of operation, Good Shepherd’s Night Shelter has set itself apart through its emphasis on working with guests to identify and overcome obstacles to securing and retaining housing
Conveniently attached to the Day Shelter, an on-site Medical Clinic provides guests with access to primary care, wound care, screening for chronic health conditions
Good Shepherd Center began as a modest Soup Kitchen in 1983, when a local church opened its parish hall to serve the homeless a lunch of soup and a sandwich
Due to the three-alarm fire at 1022 Greenfield Street on Wednesday, May 2nd, which completely destroyed Everybody’s Supermarket, Good Shepherd Center has expanded its food give-away program for neighbors in the community. Already distributing free food such as pastries, breads, produce, and other food staples on Monday, Wednesday and Friday to anyone who comes to the Soup Kitchen for lunch, Good Shepherd will expand its giveaways to help neighbors who relied on the community grocery store to feed their families.
“We are committed to helping our neighbors in crisis in everything we do,” said Katrina Knight, Executive Director at Good Shepherd. “Knowing that many of our neighbors lack transportation to go elsewhere, and with limited food options in the area, we stand ready to help our hungry neighbors through this transition,” Knight added.
Firefighters monitor the remains of …