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.
All basic needs are provided for at Ashby House, families pay nothing to live in our shelter. We are a family oriented shelter which provides a safe and secure environment for children while the family works toward self sufficiency and independence. A case manager is assigned to each adult living at the shelter. Case managers assists residents obtain medical and mental health care, apply for assistance, identify goals, set the timeline for those goals, budget, and assist with resume writing and successful job seeking.
At the heart of all our programs is our Educational programs: Life Skills Classes and Opportunity Knocks, which give an opportunity for families to learn the life and works skills needed to succeed.
The shelter is located at 150 S. 8th Street, Salina KS. You may contact the shelter 24/7 by calling 785.826.4935.