Find Home at Mt. Carmel House
A warm and caring environment tucked in downtown Washington, DC near the Verizon Center, Mt. Carmel House is a permanent supportive housing program for women recovering from homelessness. Each resident has her own bedroom and works closely with our in-house case management team. An on-site Job Center with computers, printers and internet allows residents, with guidance from staff, to search for and secure employment. Workshops ranging from financial literacy to basic education to substance abuse are held regularly.
Founded in 1980, Mt. Carmel House has 21 individual rooms and a full kitchen, as well as a private outdoor garden.
If you are interested in enrolling in Mt. Carmel House, enrollment in Mt. Carmel House is made through referrals only by a case manager, social worker, psychiatrist, nurse or substance abuse counselor. All applicants must identify as female, 25 years of age or older and with no dependents. For intake, please call 202-289-6315.
Important Note: Mt. Carmel House is not an emergency shelter. If you are in need of housing immediately, please call the DC Shelter Hotline at 1-800-535-7252 or click here to find emergency shelter for tonight.