Housing and Shelters In Zip Code: 19063

We have listed out the shelters and low cost housing services we have in zip code 19063 and surrounding zip codes below.

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 , 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. 

Cityteam Chester Of Philadelphia - Homeless Shelter

634 Sproul Street
Chester, PA - 19013
610-872-6865
Shelter for men.

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Cityteam Chester Of Philadelphia - Recovery Program (for Men)

634 Sproul Street
Chester, PA - 19013
610-872-6865
Residential Recovery program. 9 to 30 months. Christian based.

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Community Action Agency Of Delaware County, Inc. Media

Second And Orange Sts Ground Fl
Media, PA - 19063
(610)891-5101
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Operation Help The Children Media

95 Rose Tree Rd.
Media, PA - 19063

Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Trevor's Campaign, Inc. Newtown Square

3415 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA - 19073
(610)325-0640
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Pathways Pa Inc Holmes - Center for Families

310 Amosland Road
Holmes, PA - 19043
(610) 543-5022
DHS-referred homeless mothers and their children.

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Domestic Abuse Project Of Delaware County Inc Media

14 W Second St
Media, PA - 19063
(610)565-6272
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Family And Community Service Of Delaware County Media

37 N Glenwood Ave
Clifton Heights, PA - 19018
(610) 626-5800
supportive housing

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Franciscan Ministries Foundation Aston

Our Lady Of Angels Convent
Aston, PA - 19014
(610)558-7713
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Delaware County Aids Network Secane

217 Ashland Ave
Secane, PA - 19018
610-522-0522
Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

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Media Fellowship House Media

302 S. Jackson
Media, PA - 19063
610-565-0434
Agency that provides HUD Approved Housing Assistance Programs

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Wesley House

701 Madison St
Chester, PA - 19013
(610) 872-2611

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Community Action Agency Of Delaware County Media

201 W Front St
Media, PA - 19063
(610)891-5101
homeless prevention, emergency housing

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Delaware County Housing Authority Woodlyn

1855 Constitution Avenue
Woodlyn, PA - 19094
(610) 876-2521
Housing Authority, Low Income Affordable Housing, Public Housing

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Family Management Center Shelter

229 Norris Street
Chester, PA - 19013
(610) 874-8451
Shelter For Homeless Families

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Wesley House Emergency Shelter

701 Madison Street
Chester, PA - 19013
610-872-2611
Family and single women's shelter.

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Salvation Army Warming Center

151 W. 15th Street
Chester, PA - 19013
610-874-0423
Salvation Army based, over night shelter.

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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 than 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. 



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. ShelterListings.org 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 are low cost housing and 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 ShelterListings.org.

Transitional housing is affordable low cost 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 toward independent living on their own. Services provided at transitional housing facilities varies from substance abuse treatment, to psychological assistanc, 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.