CHUM - Duluth
Emergency Shelter Center
125 N 1st Ave W, Duluth, MN, 55802
Distance: 1012 Miles
Drop-in centers provide a space for homeless individuals to spend time and connect with services. Spaces are typically open during the day or evening hours.
The Churches United in Ministry (CHUM) Center is a day shelter offering a safe, chemical-free environment to homeless and low-income people.
The Center provides:
* Shower and laundry facilities
* Internet access
* Local phone use and message service
* Storage lockers
* Free coffee and snacks
* Meals (hot lunches on Tuesdays and Thursdays, breakfasts on Wednesdays and community meals on days when other local hot meal programs are closed)
* Community room for visiting or quiet relaxation
* Recreational opportunities
- People with low income
Drop-in center: 9:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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BH-1800.3500Homeless Drop In Centers Definition
Centers where homeless people can spend time during the day or evening. Services may include counseling and/or medication monitoring on a formal or informal basis; personal hygiene supplies; facilities for showering, shaving, napping, laundering clothes, making necessary telephone calls or attending to other personal needs; and other basic supportive services. Some centers may also provide meals or facilities for cooking. Programs that focus on homeless youth may provide case management, living skills training, family reunification assistance, classes and other educational supports, pre-employment training, health education (including HIV prevention), help in obtaining valid ID and other services that help youth successfully exit street life and transition to independent living.
YV-3000Homeless People Definition
Individuals and families who have no fixed, regular and adequate residence, who are residing temporarily with relatives or friends or who live on the street, in emergency or transitional shelters, in a hotel or motel paid for with a shelter voucher, in seriously substandard housing or in an abandoned building, place of business, car or other vehicle, or other public or private place that is not ordinarily used as a regular sleeping accommodation for people. Some people who are homeless have issues with substance abuse, chronic or severe mental illness, chronic unemployment or underemployment, or other problems that prevent them from obtaining housing.