Monterey County, CA Homeless Shelters

Monterey County, CA list of housing resources we have uncovered: Homeless Shelters, Supportive Housing, Halfway Housing, Transitional Housing, Day Shelters, Low Income Housing, Residential Alcohol and Drug Treatment Centers.

Shelter Listings is dedicated to serving the homeless and low-income.  We have listed out the shelters and low cost housing services we have in Monterey, CA below. This list has homeless shelters, halfway houses, affordable housing, etc. The database consists of over 3,000 listings and includes emergency shelters, homeless shelters, day shelters, transitional housing, shared housing, residential drug alcohol rehabilitation programs and permanent affordable housing. 

Community Homeless Solutions

P.O. Box 1340
Marina, CA - 93912
(831) 384-3388
Different shelters for men and women.

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Community Human Services Safe Place

590 Pearl ST
Monterey, CA - 93940
(831) 373-4421

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Interim, Inc Manzanita House

604 Pearl St
Monterey, CA - 93942
(831) 649-4522

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Salvation Army - Fredricksen House

1491 Contra Costa St
Seaside, CA - 93955

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Dorothy's Place

30 Soledad St
Salinas, CA - 93901
(831) 757-3838

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Good Samaritan Center Transitional Housing Sand City

800 Scott Street
Sand City, CA - 93955
(831) 899-4988
Transitional Housing for families.

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Victory Mission Inc.

43 soledad st.
salinas, CA - 93901
sober living home for men

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Soledad Housing Authority Soledad

121 Alder Street
Soledad, CA - 93960
(831) 678-3686
Housing Authority, Low Income Affordable Housing, Public Housing

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Housing Authority Of The County Of Monterey Salinas

123 Rico Street
Salinas, CA - 93907
Housing Authority, Low Income Affordable Housing, Public Housing

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Housing Advocacy Council Of Monterey County Salinas

Po Box 1307
Salinas, CA - 93902
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Monterey County Workforce Housing Inc Marina

751 Neeson Rd
Marina, CA - 93933

Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Mchi Affordable Acquisitions Inc Salinas

123 Rico St
Salinas, CA - 93907
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Veterans Transition Center Of Monterey County Marina

Po Box 1333
Marina, CA - 93933
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Center For Community Advocacy Salinas

22 W Gabilan St
Salinas, CA - 93901
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Housing Resource Center Of Monterey County Salinas

134 East Rossi Street
Salinas, CA - 93901
Agency that provides HUD Approved Housing Assistance Programs

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Types of Shelters and Services we provide

We provide many categories of shelter for those in need and in need of services. They include:

Day Shelters

supplement homeless and low-income people when the shelter their staying in only offers shelter on an overnight basis. Case management is often provided and sometimes there are laundry and shower facilities.  Meals and basic hygiene may also be offered.  Almost all day shelters provide their services free of charge. Any emergency or homeless shelter that allows clients to stay during the day is also classified under this category.

Emergency Homeless Shelters

both provide short term relief for the homeless & low-income. Usually there is a maximum stay of 3 months or less. Many of these shelters ask their clients to leave during the day.  Meals and other supportive services are often offered.  3 times out of 5 these shelters offer their services free of charge.

Halfway Housing

helps transition individuals and families from shelters or homelessness to permanent housing. Length of stay is usually anywhere from 6 months to 2 years.  Residents are often required to pay at least 30% of their income toward program fees.  Sometimes the money they pay in fees is returned to them when they leave. Any emergency or homeless shelter that allows their clients to stay more then 6 months is also classified under this category.

Permanent Affordable Housing

is a long-term solution for housing. Residents are often allowed to stay as long as they remain in the low-income bracket but is sometimes limited 3 - 5 years.  Residents pay no more then 30% of their income toward rent. Emergency shelters, homeless shelters and transitional housing programs that allow their clients to stay without a maximum stay is also classified under this category.

Drug And Alcohol Rehab

programs are intended to treat alcohol and/or drug dependency.  The cost of participating in one of these programs and the method of treatment range significantly. The database operated on this website only includes residential rehab programs (not outpatient programs). We also provide Access to Recovery (ATR) Grant programs for substance abuse treatment. 

Financial Help For the Needy

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Supportive Housing

Programs that provide an alternative living arrangement for individuals who, because of age, disability, substance abuse, mental illness, chronic homelessness or other circumstances, are unable to live independently without care, supervision and/or support to help them in the activities of daily living; or who need access to case management, housing support, vocational, employment and other services to transition to independent living.

Shared Housing

Programs helps bring low income persons together and helps prevent homelessness by providing affordable housing options. This service is good for families, disabled persons, and others wanted more companionship. finds these shared housing locations and lists them throughout our website.

Rooming House or Boarding House

A rooming house is a building in which renters occupy single rooms and share kitchens, bathrooms, and common areas. The location may be a converted single family home, a converted hotel, or a purpose built structure. Rooming houses may have as few as three rooms for rent, or more than a hundred. The same goes for boarding houses. We list these types of residences throughout

Transitional housing

is affordable supportive housing designed to provide housing and appropriate support services to persons who are homeless or who are close to homelessnessness. The transition is to help them be more self sufficience to move toward independent living on their own. Services provided at transitional housing facilities varies from substance abuse treatment, to psychological assistance, job training, domestic violence assistance, etc. The assistance provided varies, but it is generally affordable and low cost housing. Read the descriptions of each of the transitional living locations for more detailed information.