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  • Rescue Mission - Adams Street Family Campus
    2909 S Adams St, Tacoma, WA 98409

Emergency Family Shelter

Agency: Rescue Mission

2909 S Adams St
Tacoma, WA, 98409 Map
Phone: (253) 383 - 4493 Ext: 1500
Hours: M-F, 8am-5pm; also available after hours.

Service Description

Provides emergency housing and meals for families with children and for unaccompanied women.
Clients are expected to attend case management sessions to set goals, receive housing/job/service information and referral, and to track progress toward goals.
An excellent on site program for youth 6-17 provides positive role models, mentoring, and fun for children staying at the shelter.
Each family has its own room; unaccompanied women are housed in dorm rooms.
The Shelter is open 24 hours, so no one needs to leave the shelter during the daytime.
Phones and computers are available for job/service search and setting appointments.


Access: Wheelchair accessible
Days of the Week: Friday; Monday; Saturday; Sunday; Thursday; Tuesday; Wednesday
Focus Populations: Single Parent Families Headed by Fathers; Single Parent Families Headed by Mothers; Single Women; Two Parent Families
Hours of Service: Available after 5pm; Weekend Hours
Payment options: Free


Only accepts families with children and unaccompanied women.
Social security number needed.
Photo ID requested and highly preferred, but in come cases can be obtained while staying at the Shelter.

Application Instructions

Call Monday - Friday between 8am and 10am to check for possible openings.
Call any day of the week at 2pm for a one night emergency cot stay.



Business Hours

M-F, 9am-5pm

Area Served

Pierce County


Telephones: types, numbers and hours
Main (253) 383 - 4493

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