King County Department of Community and Human Services - Shelters
Overnight Shelter for Men
420 4th Ave S, 4th & Jefferson Building, Seattle, WA, 98104
Contact Hours: Nightly, 7pm-7am.
Travel Information: King County Administration Building shelters are located at 4th & Jefferson in downtown Seattle. Look for the red door. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.
Provides 100 shelter beds for men at two adjacent locations in downtown Seattle.
During severe weather, one shelter expands to include 50 additional shelter beds.
No meal, hygiene or daytime storage services are provided.
Shelter is operated by staff from the Salvation Army's NW William Booth Center.
Days of the Week
- Single Men
Men ages 18 and older in need of shelter.
Serves trans* clients identifying as male; notify staff of accommodations needed.
Serves men fleeing DV, but location is not confidential; this should be taken into account if safety is a concern.
Clients must not exhibit behavior dangerous to self or others; individuals on the shelter's admonish list may not be served.
Service animals and pets are allowed.
Visit in person. Intake begins at 7pm at the King County Administration Building at 4th & Jefferson, across from City Hall Park. Line forms in front of the loading dock garage door.
Men begin lining up before 7pm; a single intake line is formed for the two adjacent shelter sites.
Access to shelter after nightly intake is limited; remaining spaces are primarily filled through Operation Night Watch referrals.
No geographic restrictions.
|Human Services||(206) 263-9089|
- King County Department of Community & Human Services - King County Administration Building 500 4th Ave, King County Admin Buildings, Seattle, WA, 98104
The following services may be helpful:
Severe Weather Shelter, 13035 Linden Ave N, Seattle, WA, 98133
Emergency Cold Weather Shelter, 17721 Smokey Pt. Blvd, Arlington, WA, 98223
(360) 403-4674 Website
Cold Weather Shelter, 3001 R Ave, Suite 100, Anacortes, WA, 98221
(360) 293-6682 Website