Ashby House

Building a Caring Community


Mission statement: Founded in 1992, the mission of Ashby House is to empower homeless families and individuals; to improve self sufficiency, self advocacy, and holistic recovery.


family shelter




Ashby House Family Shelter is the only full-time family shelter in this area. The shelter is staffed 24 hours a day. The shelter provides temporary housing for homeless families and single women. The shelter helps families survive homelessness and to re-enter the community with their dignity intact.


treatment & reintegration


Ashby House’s Substance Abuse Treatment Program is a State Licensed Residential and Outpatient Treatment facility and is classified as a Designated Women’s Program by Addiction and Prevention Services. The funding streams available are federal block grant (AAPS) and Medicaid.


resource exchange


Ashby House has developed a one stop resource exchange center at 142 S. 7th Street. The Resource Exchange has been designed to make Salina’s helping dollars go farther. The vision of this program is to collaborate with local churches, non-profits, and other helping agencies to ensure that families are utilizing resources in a productive manner.