For emergency housing, call the Department of Children & Families - Economic Services Division for Emergency Housing. Their number is 1-800-479-6151 or call 211 after buisness hours.
Lamoille Community House is a warming shelter that offers adults who are experiencing homelessness a bed, hot showers, hot meals, laundry, and internet access. If possible, please call before coming 802-521-7943. 103 Main Street, Hyde Park. Opens November 15-April 15.
All people in General Assistance housing (shelters and hotels) are in the Coordinated Entry system to work towards more permanent housing. Coordinated entry is a “no wrong door” system, with the following points of entry: Lamoille County Mental Health (LCMHS), the Clarina Howard Nichols Center, and Capstone Community Action, as well as Lamoille Community House. If people in need of shelter approach any of these partners, they will be directed to the appropriate agency quickly.
Downstreet Housing and Community Development
Downstreet provides assistance or loans for home ownership, rentals, down payments, and home repair for those who qualify, as well as foreclosure assistance. Their counselors can help you become a homeowner or remain a homeowner. Call 802-476-4493 or visit their website to get connected with a home ownership resource or rental assistance.