Seeking Shelter?

Here you will find a caring and compassionate staff who are trained to help you access all of the resources you need to find your way home.

When you come to the Sulzbacher Center, a case manager is assigned to help you find employment, access high quality medical care and explore housing options in our community. If you’re committed to building a better future, the Sulzbacher Center can help.

Here are the steps you need to take when applying for shelter:

•Come to the Center’s downtown  office located at 611 E. Adams St. Jacksonville, FL 32202
•When you arrive ask for one our intake coordinators and they will provide you with our intake screening form and background check.
•Make sure you bring some form if I.D. preferably a drivers license.
•If you are planning to enter shelter with your children please remember to bring copies of each child’s birth certificate.
•Once you fill out  these forms you will be placed on our waiting list for shelter. Wait time vary but can be expected to last around a week to two weeks.
•All spaces are given on a fist come first served basis. The only exceptions are given to families without shelter.
•Men and women applying for shelter should come to the Center at 1:00 pm every day to determine if there is vacancy. Families will be called if there is space available.