Night By Night Emergency Shelter

Pathways offers emergency shelter to individual adults experiencing homelessness. There is space for 10 men and 10 women. Services are provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Check in is from 7PM-10PM, 365 days a year. The entrance to NBN shelter is on the west side of our building at 412 E 4th Street (in the alley). 

Guidelines for NBN Emergency Shelter

General Guidelines and Procedures

  • Individuals must be age 18 or older. Individuals under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

  • Check-in takes place from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM every night of the week.

  • Client will agree to a bag search and metal detector search. Any contraband will be properly discarded. Law enforcement will be notified if illegal substance is found. 

  • Clients are allowed ONE bag. Lockers are available for safe overnight storage (no cost).

  • Snacks are provided in the evening. Sack lunch is provided in the morning upon checkout. 

Barriers from entering NBN Emergency Shelter

  • Must have no active warrants or pending charges.

  • Must not be on the sex offender registry.

Rules of NBN Emergency Shelter

  • Quiet time begins at 9PM.

  • Lights out at 10PM. Clients are expected to be in their beds as much as possible and allowing others to sleep in peace. 

  • Doors will lock at 10 PM. Any client that leaves the building at that time will not be readmitted. 

  • Clients needing detox will not be admitted. Clients under the influence that are disruptive or cannot control themselves will be asked to leave.

  • Consent to bag searches and metal detector search.

  • All clients must depart from shelter by 8AM the following morning. 

  • Clients who damage property or assault others will be asked to leave.

  • Any outside food or drink must be locked up (water allowed).

  • Clients are allowed to bring one bag in and will be allowed the use of one locker.

  • Clients must use street parking. There is no parking in the alley. Clients that are not respectful of our neighbors' property and privacy will be asked to leave.

  •  There is a designated smoking section outside the alley vestibule.

  • Clients of the Night by Night Emergency Shelter are only allowed in their sleeping rooms, bathrooms and basement common areas (vestibule, stairs and alleys). Visits to Pathways during office hours will be allowed by appointment only.