Finding Shelter:

A Guide to Emergency Shelters & Housing Registries


Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters

If you are a woman leaving a domestic abuse situation, call 1-866-331-3933 to speak with someone at a shelter near you.

Catholic Social Services Safe House For youth 14-19 (male, female & transgender) who are at risk of sexual exploitation or who are being sexually exploited through their involvement in prostitution.


Herd Jamieson

10014 105A Avenue – 780-429-3470, Men only. Must be sober. Must register for the service.

Hope Mission Inbox

9908 106 Avenue – 780-422-2018 Men only, under the influence. Open at 8:30 pm; last intake at 12 am; leave by 6:45 am.


Hope Mission Youth Shelter

9908 106 Avenue – 780-717-7649 Serves youth (incl. intoxicated youth) Open 9:30 p.m. to 8:15 a.m. Las intake at 2:00 a.m.

Inner City Youth Housing Project

780-479-1404 or 780-479-7075 Short and long term housing for youth 15 to 18 years of age, including high risk youth.


Hope Mission Women’s Centre (Edwardson Place)

780-453-3412 Serves women with children (boys up to age 12; girls up to age 17); must have an assessment interview before acceptance; must have 30 days of sobriety.


10030 102a avenue – 780-421-9622 Serves families, pregnant women, special need and singles.

For further information and referrals, call 211 or visit

This information was adapted from the City of Edmonton’s Community Service Guidelines & Homeward Trust’s Winter Emergency Resource Guide. For more resource guides, visit the Inner City Bulletin Board (2nd Floor, Stanley Milner Library)