Homeless Services

Chemung County

Need immediate housing?
During business hours come to the Samaritan Center in Elmira, at 380 South Main, or call 607-734-9784.
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

After hours, (3:00 pm – 8:30 am), come to the Elmira Police Department, 317 East Church Street to meet with a Catholic Charities’ Homeless Intake Support Specialist.

After business hours, holidays, and weekends, call the 24-hour Homeless Services number: 607-732-5954.

A dorm-style shelter will open May 8, 2024, at 160 High Street in Elmira.