Emergency Shelter

Since 2012, we have housed an average of 20 guests/ per night, half of which are children.  There is a real need for a first response shelter for families in Lebanon County.  

HOPES is now under the LCCM roof iand is now called FRESH Start.   

Shelter for the



LCCM is going through some pretty big changes and the Emergencys Shelter/ Day Resource Center component is the newest addition to our list of programs.  Now, weare providing Food, Clothing, and the Fresh Start program under one roof.  The overnight emergency shelter will continue to be housed at our partner churches from 8:30pm until 7:30am. The FRESH Start Resource Center will operate within LCCM during the remaining daytime hours.

To find out information about the FRESH Start program or to (717-639-2091), we are in the process of making room under our South 7th St. location and phasing out the N. 9th St. location.  If you have any questions regarding volunteering at the shelter, please contact Lesvi at 717-272-4400 or email lesvi@lccm.us