First Church Shelter
Since 1987, First Church Shelter has provided a basic act of mercy to the poor and homeless of Cambridge and surrounding communities.
This is an ongoing program.
Ages: Young Adult to Senior Adult.
Grade 12th grade.
This is a men's-only shelter that requires a referral.
First Church Shelter Program Director
- Sign-up is ongoing
The Shelter is accessed on a referral-only basis and is not able to accept walk-ins. Please contact us with questions.
- In-person only.
11 Garden Street
(corner of Mason & Garden streets)
Cambridge, MA 02138
Each evening 14 men are provided with a safe, comfortable place to stay. Our guests have access to two meals, showers and personal storage facilities for their belongings.
As of Monday, March 16, 2020 the shelter is operating at full capacity with no plans to reduce capacity.