Shelter House Domestic Violence Shelter

102A Buck Drive Northeast
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

(850) 243-1201 Visit Website
Class of Housing/Services: Transitional Housing, Emergency Shelter, counseling

General Information:
Mission Statement:   Supporting victims of domestic violence by providing shelter, intervention and primary prevention programs to the community through education, awareness and advocacy. Provides a 24 hour hotline, Transitional Housing, Emergency Shelter, counseling. Visit the website provided for full details.


Helpful Definitions For Shelter House Domestic Violence Shelter:
Transitional housing is affordable supportive housing designed to provide housing and appropriate support services to persons who are homeless or who are close to homelessness. The transition is to help them be more self sufficient to move towards independent living on their own. Transitional housing locations are oftentimes called Halfway Houses. The naming of the two (Halfway House OR Transitional House) is oftentimes interchangeable.

Many Transitional Housing programs are subsidized and are income based. Income based transitional housing generally charges 30% of your income for rent when you do have income. Contact the transitional housing facility to see if this applies.

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. Transitional housing facilities also may or may not assist with alcohol and/or drug substance abuse treatment.

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