Bethlehem Emergency Sheltering is a faith-based partnership that provides a network of care and hospitality for the homeless in our community. Overnight sheltering is provided during the coldest months of the year--December through March. 

Over 100 volunteers make this important ministry possible. Go to the Contact page if you are interested in volunteering or want more information.


Mailing Address
    
  Bethlehem Emergency Sheltering, Inc.
  1021 Center Street
     Bethlehem, PA 18018

  
  484-893-0818


Shelter Address

75 E. Market St.

Bethlehem, PA.


BES is unable to serve families.



Shelter Location

Volunteer Training Sessions
Bethlehem Emergency Sheltering will host twovolunteer training sessions. If you plan to serve as a volunteer this season, please attend at least one of these training sessions.
·    
 Saturday, Nov. 3:  9 am to noon at the Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 514 Third Avenue, Bethlehem.
·    
 Saturday, Nov. 17
9 am to noon at the Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 514 Third Avenue, Bethlehem.

Use the form on the BES TRAINING SESSIONS PAGE.

THE SHELTER IS CLOSED UNTIL DECEMBER 2018