• COVID-19 Resource Updates

  • Shelter

Tenant Rights during COVID-19

  • All evictions of tenants and foreclosed homeowners on or before May 15, 2020, are on hold. The landlord may still file an eviction action, however, no eviction will be executed during the Emergency. This applies to tenancies under both oral and written leases. Visit the link for a detailed outline of tenant rights during COVID-19.

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DC Shelter Hotline

  • DHS maintains a 24-hour shelter hotline that is operational during COVID-19 shutdowns. To be connected to low-barrier or emergency shelter, call the hotline.

  • Hotline

    (202) 399-7093

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Sasha Bruce Youth Drop-In Center

  • Sasha Bruce Youth Drop-In Center remains open. The Drop-In Center is able to access such services as crisis intervention, conflict resolution, counseling services, recreational and cultural activities, school re-engagement, health education, access to showers, toiletries, school supplies, food resources and more.

  • 24 Hour Hotline

    (202) 547-7777

  • Barracks Row Drop in Center

    (202) 675-9340

  • Address

    741 8th St SE Washington, DC 20003

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Zoe's Doors Youth Drop-In Center

  • Zoe's Doors remains open; Zoe's Doors is a drop-in center for District youth ages 24 and under experiencing homelessness and housing instability or simply in need of a safe place to go. The center is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and operated by DC Doors with support from the DC Department of Human Services. 

  • Phone

    (202) 248-2098

  • Address

    900 Rhode Island Ave NE Washington, DC 20018

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