Emergency shelter options for people experiencing homelessness

CBS 19: In Charlottesville, people who are experiencing homelessness have emergency shelter options. There are three organizations that are providing shelter this winter season: People and Congregations Engaged in Ministry (PACEM), the Salvation Army, and the Haven. Each organization offers different shelter accommodations.   PACEM provides seasonal shelter for 25 people from roughly 5 p.m. … Continue reading “Emergency shelter options for people experiencing homelessness”

PACEM preparing shelters for the winter

NBC 29: The colder months can be deadly for those living on the streets. PACEM says it is doing what it can to make sure its network of shelters are ready for those in need as winter approaches. “Our congregate shelter season opens next month, so we are busy preparing for that,” Executive Director Jayson … Continue reading “PACEM preparing shelters for the winter”