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Emergency Shelters

American Red Cross Central and Northern Missouri Chapter
431 E. McCarty St., Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-635-1132, Fax 573-635-8621, Toll Free 866-815-2738

Aspire to turn compassion into action so that all people affected by disaster across the country and around the world receive care, shelter and hope, our communities are ready and prepared for disasters, all members of our armed services and their families find support and comfort whenever needed, and, in an emergency, there are always trained individuals nearby, ready to use their Red Cross skills to save lives.

Moniteau County Emergency Management Office
22168 Highway KK, California, MO 65018
Bill Roll - Emergency Manager, 573-796-3370, Fax 573-796-4519
Hours: 24 hours

Responsible for coordinating governmental offices during natural and man-made disasters. Also, operates an emergency communication center to alert public of hazards.

Halo Home
3519 Bennett Lane Jefferson City MO 65101        

The HALO Home provides housing for up to 24 month to pregnant, parenting, and non-parenting youth ages 16-21 years old who are in homeless or high-risk situations. HALO defines homeless youth as, “minors who are not involved in the foster care system and cannot live with their biological parents due to situations such as: parents being incarcerated, addicts, physically or emotionally abusive, who take no physical or financial responsibility for their children, or parenting teens who are not welcome to in their parents’ home due to financial burdens or religious beliefs.

Harvest House
1224 Rural St., Boonville, MO 65233

Services: Emergency shelter, food and assists with educating people.

Rainbow House
1611 Towne Dr. Columbia, MO 65202
(573) 474-6600 ext. 2121  Fax: (573) 474-5992
Hours: Office: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (M-F); Facility: 24 hours daily

Services: Emergency shelter for abused/neglected children; care for children of families in crisis by private agreement; respite care for children in foster homes; Regional Child Advocacy Center provides site for team interviews of victims of child maltreatment, child SAFE exams and advocate services for victims; Sol House transitional living program for ages 16-21; outpatient counseling for individuals and families affected by child abuse; group counseling; child abuse resource library. Fee: None for shelter care, sliding fee or no charge for counseling, Medicaid accepted. Eligibility: Shelter serves children (ages 0-18) and families in crisis (self-referral or Children’s
Division referral); Child Advocacy Center is available to law enforcement, DFS, juvenile office and prosecuting attorney; counseling is open to any individual or family affected by child abuse.

Salvation Army - Center of Hope Homeless Shelter
927 Jefferson Street Jefferson City, MO 65101          

Daily Services: Provides assistance to low-income individuals and families in crisis. Operates homeless shelter and offers emergency food, clothing, rent and utility assistance, as well as character building programs for youth and adults, counseling and referrals. Also provides seasonal assistance.

St. Raymonds

308 East High St. , Suite 207, Jefferson City, MO 65101            


Hours: Referring agency representatives may contact St. Raymond’s Society on behalf of a client at 573-353-0959, Monday - Friday between the hours of 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Services: St. Raymond’s Society House is a transitional home for expectant and newly parenting mothers. Provides resources to mothers in need to become self-reliant and prepare them to give their child the security of a stable home. Offers additional support to pregnant and newly parenting woman who do not need housing but face other challenges, including financial assistance and baby supplies when funds allow. 
Fee: Free of charge 
Eligibility: Clients must be expectant or newly parenting mothers. Mothers and children five years old or younger may be eligible to live at St. Raymond’s Society House with their children. Residents of SRS House must be 18 years old or older. 
Intake Procedures: Referral from another agency and application process. 
Required Documentation for Services: St. Raymond’s Society application from referring agency, state ID, background check. 
Geographic Area Served: Central Missouri 
Population Served: Mother – Clients must be 18 or older to live at SRS House, however no age restrictions on clients living outside of SRS House

Welcome Home Inc. (Veterans)
2120 Bus. Loop 70E, Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 443-8001  Resident's phone (573) 449-9041   Fax: (573) 449-5080
Hours: Office: 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. (M-F)- Hours vary depending on the director’s schedule

Services: Food, shelter, case management, Rapid Rehousing, VETS work employment services, transitional housing, crisis intervention and emergency assistance. 
Eligibility: Any homeless veteran may apply
Fee: none

Boonville, MO 65233
Office: 660-882-5202 Hotline: 660-537-4511

Providing Shelter for women and children who are victims of Domestic Violence. Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.