Shelters in 45631 Zip Code
Shelter Terminology
People who have come upon hard times can often seek assistance and temporary residence from an emergency shelter. Shelters can be charitable institutions that are staffed with volunteer workers who are dedicated to providing relief and comfort to people and animals in distress. They provide beds, showers, food and often counseling and medical assistance. A shelter can also be a private structure for an individual or family in a time of crisis. The following list of terms might help you to understand the various types of shelters available to a community:

Battered Women's Shelter: A center that provides help, refuge and support to women who have suffered emotional and/or physical abuse at the hands of a spouse, parent, partner, etc. Women's shelters provide crisis counseling and exit assistance for women who are under constant threat from their abusers.

Homeless Shelter: A place of temporary housing for individuals and families who have no other place of refuge. There are homeless shelters that cater to young people and offer job training, counseling and substance abuse rehabilitation.

Animal Shelter: An institution dedicated to the rescue and housing of abandoned, abused or neglected animals. Animal shelters are dedicated to providing a secure and safe habitat for dogs, cats and other pets in the hope that they will be adopted.

Emergency Shelter: A facility that houses people who are unable to remain in their homes due to a natural disaster such as earthquake, hurricane fire or flood.

Survival Shelter: An urban or wilderness refuge for people who seek to protect themselves from contamination of nuclear fallout, highly destructive natural disasters or the advent of war. Survival shelters can be underground bunkers or above ground structures that are resistant to trauma or attack.


304-674-8054
700 22nd St
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
304-526-4414
510 Bridge St
Huntington, WV 25702
304-345-2967
1573 Jackson St
Charleston, WV 25311
304-926-6834
3717 Staunton Ave SE
Charleston, WV 25304
304-925-9625
705 S Park Rd
Charleston, WV 25304
740-653-6618
315 N Columbus St Ste 100
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-654-5934
843 N Columbus St
Lancaster, OH 43130
740-982-5991
26 Brown Circle Dr
Crooksville, OH 43731
937-544-8164
11483 State Route 41
West Union, OH 45693
740-697-0323
13000 Parkview Dr
Roseville, OH 43777
606-789-1782
700 6th St
Paintsville, KY 41240
606-789-9442
802 6th St
Paintsville, KY 41240
606-789-5212
59 Martin Childers Dr
Thelma, KY 41260
606-780-0249
100 Boodry Pl
Morehead, KY 40351
937-393-0634
145 Homestead Ave
Hillsboro, OH 45133
304-235-3270
1612 W 6th Ave
Williamson, WV 25661
614-837-7007
11789 Covington Ct
Pickerington, OH 43147
740-454-8566
407 Pershing Rd
Zanesville, OH 43701
614-444-2610
1949 Parsons Ave
Columbus, OH 43207
606-427-7563
39 Peter Fork Rd
Mc Carr, KY 41544
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