Get Help

Are you looking for homeless shelters near you?

We’re here to help.

First, call our Centralized Intake Department at 211

Centralized Intake Department is a centralized system for families and individuals who are currently experiencing homelessness or who are at risk of becoming homeless. Begin your journey, from shelter, to hope and stability.

If you are currently homeless or experiencing a housing crisis, please call. Our Intake Specialists will gather information about your situation and help place you in a shelter or provide a referral to a partner agency for help.

The Centralized Intake Department is funded in part by the United Way

Centralized Intake Department accepts calls


7 AM – 7 PM

Housing Specialists available

Monday through Friday

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday


Emergency Shelters

Haven of Rest Address: 175 E. Market St. Akron, OH 44308

ACCESS Shelter Address: 230 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44303,

Battered Women’s Shelter Address: 974 E. Market St. Akron, OH 44305

Family Promise of Summit County: 1040 E Tallmadge Ave, Akron, OH 44310

Harmony House: 828 East Exchange St. Akron, Ohio 44306