As the Center Street site opens, plans are under way for a micro-shelter village at Turner Road serving 18-24-year-olds in need of temporary housing. Micro-shelter villages provide managed, temporary housing opportunities for people who are unsheltered, with case management and outreach services.
These micro-shelter villages provide up to 40 small living spaces to be used as temporary housing. At each location, with our community partners, we are providing 24-hour security, on-site staff, restrooms, meals, peer support, and connections to local service providers and programs.
Read more of this week’s Salem Shelter Update: https://www.cityofsalem.net/shelter-update