Poverello House - Las Vegas, Henderson, Tucson
Poverello House in Las Vegas (1420 West Bartlett Avenue Las Vegas, NV 89106
(702) 631-3911), near what is known as the Homeless Corridor, where many of the homeless live. It is a welcoming place where homeless men can receive two nutritious meals during their stay. The homeless men are also given clothing, blankets, and personal hygiene items, when needed. Showers and laundry facilities are available and are regularly put to good use. The men also can take naps on the beds or watch television or play games for recreation. They can also sit and rest in the large enclosed yard. Poverello House was established to provide a place where homeless men could find a safe haven to rest and refresh themselves before they began searching for a bed for the night. Poverello House is open five days a week. a second Poverello House in nearby Henderson, Nevada. It also welcomes homeless women.
The third Poverello House serves the homeless in Tucson, Arizona ( P.O. Box 50782 Tucson, AZ 85703 ). Read a newsletter here: http://www.ltrr.arizona.edu/~katie/kt/misc/CST-JF/Newsletter%204.pdf