Below is a list of housing & placement services located in the Trenton/Mercer County area.
18-520 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Trenton, NJ
This transitional housing (24 single adult males between the ages of 18-65). Call
for appointment. Tel. (609)-393-3168 ext. 13.
Anchor House Shelter
740 Greenwood Avenue, Trenton, NJ
Is a 24-hour program for runaway, homeless and at-risk youth ages 10-17 in
Mercer County, The Anchorage Transitional Living Program homeless youth
ages 18-21; The Anchor House: 10-17 yrs. Angel’s Wings ages birth to 12 years
Referrals from the state Division of Youth & Family Services (DYFS), schools,
parents, friends, Family Courts, Catholic Charities. The Anchorage: (989)-1625,
ext. 127. The Anchor House: (609) 396-8329
Community Innovations- Trenton
Family Preservation House- 17 Families; Chester House-I : 13 Single Men –
ages 18 and up; Chester House-II: 24 Single Women – ages 18 and up. Mercer
County Board of Social Services. Referrals.
Main Office: 140 East Hanover Street, Trenton, NJ. (609) 396-8291
Dunham Hall Residence is 127 Academy Street, Trenton, NJ (609) 396-2413
Dunham Hall is a 90-bed SRO (single room occupancy) women residence that
provides permanent housing to low-income and homeless.
Escher Street SRO & Transitional
50 Escher Street, Trenton, NJ. (609) 392-4599
Single Occupancy Rooms for single men and women (Project Specific Section
8); Transitional Housing for single men (26 beds) and women (8 beds). SRO
accepts transitional housing clients and walk-ins. Referred by MCBOSS or
Department of Corrections.
1880 Princeton Ave, Lawrenceville, NJ
Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing, and Permanent Housing are available.
Call for appointment. (609) 989-9417
98 Carroll St Trenton NJ. 609-695-1436
Emergency Shelter: Overnight shelter, meals and clothing for single adult men
Vince’s Place: Residential addiction treatment.
Permanent Housing: Rooming & Boarding House and Brimmer House rental.
Outpatient: Addiction counseling.
TEACH and Work Readiness
Thrift Store and Courtesy Store
Trenton, NJ. (609) 394-9000 (Main Office).
24hour, 7 days a week Hotline (1-800) 572-SAFE(7233).
Offers shelters for victims of domestic violence and women with
developmental disabilities. Provides counseling and support services, and
Spanish speaking counselors. Emergency Services are designed to assist
victims of domestic violence and sexual assault immediately following the