There are many homeless services in the Portland, ME region, including shelters of all types, bathing facilities, and mail facilities. And, if you want to help, there are also volunteer opportunities available.
Emergency shelter requiring Christian based rehabilitation work program offers assistance with available public services, evening meal, and breakfast; stay limited to 60 days, longer if looking for employment and housing; doors locked by 8:00 pm.
Check-in is Monday-Saturday at 5:30pm; Sunday check-in is at 4:30pm.
Individuals who are homeless or in crisis; shelter is not wheelchair accessible; children must be accompanied by a their guardian. You must be sober. Sex offenders are not allowed.
A valid ID. If you have children, you must have documents—like birth certificates, DHHS paperwork, insurance statements, etc—that prove you are their guardian.