RAIHN provides families with the support they need to secure safe, stable housing.
Whatever the reason, we are here to help your family.
Call us at 585-506-9050.
RAIHN is an emergency shelter for families.
Single mothers with children
Single fathers with children
Expectant mothers or couples who that are 8+ months pregnant
Grandparents or legal guardians with custody of minor children
Same sex couples with children
Criminal history of violence*
Active substance abuse
Active risk of domestic violence
Serious untreated mental illness
History of arson
Registered sex offenders
*Guests are screened for criminal history and will not be admitted to the program if they pose a possible threat
Adult(s) with at least one child age 18 or younger in their custody
Families lacking proper identification
Those ineligible for help elsewhere (DHS, etc.)
Willing to follow program and actively engage in case management
Ability to live in community setting
RAIHN utilizes congregational space for overnight shelter. Families receive comprehnsive case management services at the Day Center.
At the congregations:
private bedrooms for evening shelter
breakfast, lunch and dinner
caring and compassionate volunteers
recreational family activities
Life Skills presentations on topics such as nutrition, parenting, and budgeting
At the Day Center:
personalized case management
access to shower and laundry facilities
access to computer/fax/phone
other daily needs such as food, clothing, toiletries, diapers