Sacramento Help

Crisis Shelters

There are crisis shelters located throughout Sacramento CA providing various emergency services for men, women and children living in Sacramento CA. Below is a list of crisis centers in the Sacramento area.

Children's Receiving Home of Sacramento
3555 Auburn Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95821
(916) 482-2370 - 24-hours
Hours: Seven days a week, 24-hours
Intake: Referral from law enforcement, Health and Human Services Department or court order
Eligibility: Ambulatory, ages 1 – 17

Children's Receiving Home of Sacramento is a 24-hours emergency, short-term shelter-care for abused or neglected children from Sacramento County. You will find counseling, 24-hour staffing, social work intervention, medical care, activities, recreation and an on-site school.

My Sister's House
(916) 428-3271 - Help Line 24-hours
(916) 930-0626 - Business Office
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am – 4 pm, Friday 8 am – Noon
Intake: Telephone or e-mail:
Eligibility: Women and children affected by, or victims of domestic violence.

My Sister's House identifies and addresses the needs of women and children impacted by domestic violence in the Asian and Pacific Islander community by offering a culturally appropriate and responsive safe haven shelter and community resources and services. Services and programs include Women to Work program (women's learning and support group), culturally appropriate domestic violence intervention, community presentations and consultation, Wish List, and volunteer opportunities.

Sacramento Crisis Nursery
4533 Pasadena Avenue, Sacramento, Ca 95821
(916) 679-3600– On Site- 24-hours
(877) 543-7752 – Information Line – 24-hours
(888) 281-3000 - Parents' Support Line – 24-hours
(866) 856-2229 – Safely Surrendered Baby - 24-hours
Hours: Seven days a week, 24-hours
Intake: Telephone for appointment or bed availability
Languages: Spanish
Eligibility: Birth - 6 years

Sacramento Crisis Nursery is a temporary volunteer-run, safe place for children whose parents are experiencing a crisis or stressful situation. Services are free of charge, placement is voluntary, all information is confidential.

1900 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 920-2952 OR (866) 920-2952 - 24-hour crisis line
(916) 448-2321 – Business and Counseling lines
Hours: Seven days a week, 24-hours Shelter for domestic violence victims
Languages: Spanish; ASL, Hmong, Russian, Tagalog by appointment
Intake: Telephone
Eligibility: Male or female victims of domestic violence and sexual assault

WEAVE is a temporary shelter and support services to victims of domestic violence and their children who are in crisis and need a safe place to stay; social service advocacy and referrals; emergency transportation, food and clothing; child abuse identification and intervention; and legal information and referral.