ARCH Emergency Shelter
500 E. 7th Street
Austin Texas 78701
Provides overnight shelter to 175 homeless adults. Clients have access to shower and bathroom facilities, laundry, telephones, job message line, computer lab, PO Box, co-located agencies, case management, resources and referrals and a City MAP clinic. Clients are allowed 30 days of shelter within a 90 day period, beginning on their first date of admission.
ARCH Emergency Shelter is open to all homeless adult men, provided they do not present a danger to themselves or others and have a recent TB test - doors open at 6:00 pm and admittance is on a lottery basis all week from 6:30 am to 4:00 pm. The ARCH Day Sleep shelter is now also available on Saturday and Sunday.