THE WASHINGTON STREET SHELTER
for the Center for Urban Community Services
The Washington Street Shelter is a gut rehabilitation of an existing 6-story building located in the Financial District that will serve single adults currently experiencing homelessness.
The shelter has a capacity of 84 beds and will provide on-site social, medical, and psychiatric services for clients.
Amenities will include 24-hour security, a dining room with terrace access, two recreation rooms and on-site laundry.
The 6th floor is reserved for community recreation. The 6th floor recreation room will include a computer station, kitchenette, and access to the rooftop patio.
The Washington Street Shelter is designed to withstand severe flooding hazards, ensuring safe shelter even in increasingly inclement conditions.
The shelter is currently under construction and is scheduled for completion in the Fall of 2023.
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