Preble Street Florence House

Preble Street

General Information
Description of Service: Women's shelter, Safe Haven, and permanent supported housing offering meals, laundry, mail, housing support staff, case management, and community resources.
Location: Cumberland County
Geographic Area: Cumberland County
Intake Procedure: Call Florence House for shelter intake; permanent housing applications available at Florence House or Logan Place.
Client Information
Age Group: Adults
Gender: Female
Languages Spoken: English
Eligibility: Women with a history of chronic homelessness for apartments and Safe Haven; women who are temporarily or chronically homeless for emergency shelter.
Fees or Charges
Type of Fees: No Cost, Vary
Payment Notes: Project based vouchers required for apartments; no cost for shelter and Safe Haven.
Capacity Limitations: 25 apartments, 15 Safe Haven beds, 10 Emergency Shelter beds
Hours of Operation: 24 hours
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1: 190 Valley Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Portland, ME 04102
Mailing Address 1: 38 Preble Street
Mailing City, State, Zip: Portland, ME 04101
Main Phone: 699-4392
Other Phone: 699-4393
Fax: 553-2175
Service Location Email:
Web Address:
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Preble Street
Affiliated Program: Preble Street
This Service: Preble Street Florence House
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Community Shelters (BH-1800.8500-150)
Homeless Permanent Supportive Housing (BH-8400.3000)
Transitional Housing/Shelter (BH-8600)