Definition

Provides access to safe indoor space while people are waiting for a referral to an emergency shelter program or other temporary overnight accommodation. Services provided include access to snacks, telephones, showers and laundry facilities. An allied shelter service that operates on a 24/7, year-round basis.

Category

Homelessness and Housing First Solutions

Sub-category

Homeless Outreach and Overnight Services

Related Terms

Allied Shelter Services

24-hour Respite Site

24-hour Women’s Drop-in

Warming Centre

Out Of The Cold Program