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Emergency Services and Other Resources

Emergency Services and Other Resources

The Housing Authority of the County of Riverside does not have resources to provide any emergency services.  There are emergency shelters available through other agencies:

Riverside Community Shelter
2840 Hulen Place, Riverside 92507
Hours of Operation: 4 pm - 8:30 am  

Initial intake & screening Monday, Wednesday
and Friday at 1:00 pm

Path of Life Family Shelter
2530 Third St, Riverside 92507
Hours of Operation: 4 pm - 7:45 am


Corona Norco Resue Mission
420 W. Harrison,  Corona
(951) 279-1300

Roy's Desert Resource Center
Emergency Shelter
19531 McLane Street, North Palm Springs
(760) 676-5200

Supportive Services, Homeless Services

Martha's Kitchen and Village
83-791 Date Avenue
Indio, CA 92201
(760) 347-4741
Men, Women and Children

Alternatives to Domestic Violence
Crisis Line
(951) 683-0829
For victims of domestic violence

Shelter from the Storm
(760) 328-7283
For victims of domestic violence

Coachella Valley Rescue Mision
47-470 Van Buren St., Indio 92201
(760) 347-3512

Men, Women and Children

To search for social service referrals (housing, utility, legal, medical…), please visit the website for 2-1-1 Community Connect at  or call 2-1-1 or 800-464-1123. To reach the 24/7 county-wide Suicide and Crisis HELPline for Riverside County, call 951-686-HELP (4357)

United Way of the Inland Valley | Southern California has a directory of agencies that are funded through United Way.   You may be able to find assistance here. The telephone number is  (951) 697-4700.   

For another directory of community service agencies that may be able to help you, please click here.  The directory is available in Excel format and also in pdf format.  

Help for Seniors and links to other agencies

Looking for a "Cool Center"? 1-888-636-8676  Toll Free

Looking for special housing?  Try

If you want to search for HUD assisted units that are not handled through the Housing Authority, please visit the  HUD website at

The Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino Web site

Housing Authority County of San Diego Web site

While you are waiting for your name to be drawn from the waiting list, check out other possibilities on our affordable housing page.

The Child Welfare hotline number is 1 (800) 442-4918.

If you are looking for work  Character Counts

The web site for the County of Riverside