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City of Seattle - Human Services Department - Community Support & Assistance

Community Shelter

600 4th Ave, Seattle City Hall, Seattle, WA, 98104

Distance: 1 Miles


Contact Hours: Visit in person. Line up no earlier than 7pm. Intake: Daily, 7pm-7am or until full.

Travel Information: Located on block between James St and Cherry St Enter through clear doors near Cherry St. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit for public transit information.

Service Details

Service Description

Provides nightly shelter for 75 men and women, staffed by Salvation Army - William Booth Center. Men and women are sheltered in separate areas of the building, with mats and blankets.


  • Days of the Week
    • Friday 
    • Monday 
    • Saturday 
    • Sunday 
    • Thursday 
    • Tuesday 
    • Wednesday 
  • Focus Populations
    • Offenders 
    • Sex Offenders 
    • Single Men 
    • Single Women 


Homeless men and women ages 18 and older.
Accepts self-identified service animals.
Accepts people with criminal records, including those with a sex offense on their record.

Building is on a steep incline, but shelter itself is accessible to those with wheelchairs and other mobility devices. Accommodations are mats on the floor and staff are not able to assist with transferring.

Application Instructions

Visit in person.
Clients should arrive as close to 7pm as possible, but will be accepted into the shelter until all spaces are full.
Clients must leave by 7am.



Business Hours

Intake: 7pm-7am or until full.
Shelter: 7pm-7am.

Area Served

No geographic restrictions.


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Administration (206) 684-0231
William Booth Center at Salvation Army (206) 621-0145

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