Maybe you’re at a point in your life where you’re a single mother and you’re searching for a shelter. Maybe you’re looking for an animal shelter or maybe you’re on the verge of becoming homeless and need a homeless shelter or maybe you’re trying to escape an ex-husband or boyfriend, or someone else who is hurting your child or you and you need a domestic violence shelter. Whatever it is you need, there are options available for you and your children.
Now finding those shelters aren’t always easy. No matter what shelter you’re looking for, I can understand the frustrations and I’m going to provide you with only a couple results.
Why only a couple of results?
Well because I firmly believe only you truly know what you’re searching for and I believe you should do your own searches. This is why I will also provide you with a few keyword ideas so you can have an opportunity to do a search of your own. I believe nobody else can know what you want or need, only you can do that so with this sort of thing, I will only provide a couple of results.
A few Shelters Available
Location: Asheville, NC
This lists shelters available in Asheville to residents of that area and could be of use. Whether you’re of youth age, a veteran, or of any age or status, this provides a few options for you to take a look at.
North Carolina Women’s Shelters
Location: North Carolina
With this website, you put whichever ever city in North Carolina you’re living in and it’ll list women’s shelters available for you. This is a good option for women who need some kind of shelter to help them escape a situation they’re in. Give it a look at and see if it can provide you with a shelter nearby.
- Low Income Housing Assistance in North Carolina
- Massachusetts – General Assistance
- Louisiana – Disaster Relief Options for Single Mothers
- Low Income Housing Assistance in Alaska
- Oklahoma – Rehab Programs or Assistance for Single Mothers
- Food and Nutrition
- Washington – Job Training Programs
- DCAP assistance offered by Minnesota and Federal Government
- Dallas, TX – Child Care
- Massachusetts – Colleges
North Carolina Homeless Help
Location: Raleigh, NC (according to website)
Now this provides information more than anything but it’s good to take a look at anyway because it might be of use to you. It links for affordable housing, shelters, section 8, and also has links to other helpful links that might be of use to you.
Guilford County Animal Shelter
Location: Greensboro, NC
All I did to receive this option was search for animal shelters in North Carolina and received this as one of the results. Now of course I did explore the website to see what it had to offer and I think this is a good option to consider if it’s an animal shelter you’re looking for. They do have pet fees but most animal shelters do and they do seem to care for the animals.
Keywords to search for
Now there are many keywords you could try but I will list a few you could list. Since I don’t know exactly what you’re looking for, I’ll list different options. Always put in the area you’re in so you can narrow down the search.
Local Animal Shelters
Pets for adoption
Domestic violence shelters
Shelters for women and children
North Carolina shelters
Dogs and Cats to good home
Now hopefully this article provided you with somewhat of an idea of what shelters are available for you. No matter what kind of shelter you’re looking for, there are several out there if you just search for them and if this is a bad situation, hopefully you did find the help you need. Good luck in your searches and if you just put in the effort, I’m confident you’ll find exactly what you need.
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