Other Helpful Resources

Listed on this page are several additional helpful resources we found useful to us during our research process, and that we believe are great tools to help discover, discuss or heal. We hope you too, find them worthwhile!

(These are local to the Harrisonburg/Rockingham County areas)

List of Shelters:

Mercy House
P.O. Box 1478
Harrisonburg, VA 22803
Twila Lee

So Others Might Eat (some)

Harrisonburg, VA

(202) 583-7602


Salvation Army Shelter

895 Jefferson St.

Harrisonburg, VA 22802

(154) 043-4485

Otterbein United Methodist Church Shelter

176 W Market St.

Harrisonburg, VA 22801

(154) 057-8386



List of Helpful Homeless Agencies:

Community Resource Center
P.O. Box 1753
Harrisonburg, VA 22803
Karen Barnes

People Helping People
281 East Market Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Sandy Kubosh

Salvation Army
185 Ashby Avenue
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

For more information regarding HMIS contact the Community Resource Center (www.hrcrc.org):
Karen Barnes
281 East Market Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Here are some more universal websites that discuss issues of and solutions to homelessness…


*The National Coalition for the Homeless: http://www.nationalhomeless.org

*The National Alliance to End Homelessness: http://www.naeh.org

*The National Low Income Housing Coalition: http://www.nlihc.org

*The National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness: http://www.nscahh.org

*The National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty: http://www.nlchp.org

*Home for the Homeless/ Institute for Children and Poverty: http://www.homesforthehomeless.com/hfh

*The Better Homes Fund: http://www.thebetterhomesfund.org


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