Local homeless shelters in need of supplies


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – While people prepare for potential quarantine scenarios, homeless shelters in the tri-state are asking for help.

Many organizations say they are in need of things like soap, sanitizer, disinfectant wipes, and bleach. Officials say the homeless population is at higher risk because they don’t have access to as many resources.

If you want to donate, contact any of the following organizations:

Albion Fellows Bacon Center – (812) 422-9372

Aurora – (812) 428-3246

ECHO Housing – (812) 423-8422

Evansville Rescue Mission – (812) 421-3800

House of Bread and Peace – ‎(812) 425-6754

Ozanam Family Shelter – (812) 422-2214

United Caring Services – (812) 422-0297

YWCA – (812) 422-1191

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(This story was originally published on March 15, 2020)

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