salvation army new orleans la center of hope

Center of Hope

The Salvation Army Center of Hope provides a hot meal and overnight lodging for single adults, families, seniors and the disabled who have no other option for safe shelter— all in keeping with our mission, “to meet human needs without discrimination.” A variety of social service programs are also available to those in need.

Overnight Emergency Shelter
  • Clients can utilize overnight emergency shelter for 30 – 90 days (first 7 days free, followed by $10 per night thereafter)
  • Full breakfast and dinner provided
  • Clients are allowed to bring 2 bags into facility
  • After initial entry, a bed in the Center of Hope will be reserved for the client until departure (must check in by 6:00 PM for reserved bed)
  • Clients depart Center of Hope by 7:00 AM and can return to facility at 4:00 PM (curfew is 6:00 PM)
Shelter Check-In Process
  • Potential shelter clients must pre-register for entry
  • Those needing shelter will need a current (State Issued) photo ID in order to enter
  • Must have a current TB test showing a negative result
  • Recently tested for COVID-19 and have written documentation of when and the result
  • No after-hours walk-ins accepted
Registration Days and Hours
  • Monday thru Thursday from 9:00am – 11:30am
  • No weekend entries at this time

For more information or for any questions, please call our Social Services Department at (504) 899-4569.