The Survivor’s Guide to Burlington

Last update: August, 2017

SHELTERS

  • ANEW Place (formerly Burlington Emergency Shelter): 89 North St., (802) 862-9879
  • COTS Daystation: 95 North Ave., (9 am-5pm), (802) 862-5418
  • COTS Family Shelters: (24 Hours) (802) 864-2651
  • COTS Waystation: 187 Church St., (6pm – 8am), (802) 862-7776
  • Spectrum Youth and Family Services (under 21): 177 Pearl St., (802) 864-7423 x202 or x325
  • Steps To End Domestic Violence, Admin Office: 294 N. Winooski Ave., (24 Hours), (802) 658-1996

FOOD

  • Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf: 228 N. Winooski Avenue, (802) 658-7939
    • Hot meals: 6:30 am-9:30 am M-F; 9 am-11 am Sun.
    • Groceries: 9 am-4 pm, M-F
  • COTS Daystation: 95 North Ave. 12:30 pm every day, (802) 862-5418
  • Spectrum Youth & Family Services:177 Pearl Street – Youth ages 14-24
    • Monday-Friday: lunch at Noon, dinner at 5pm
    • Saturday and Sunday: lunch at Noon, dinner at 4:15pm
  • Salvation Army: 64 Main St., 5 pm-6 pm Mon-Sat, (802) 864-6991

CRISIS SERVICES

   (24 hours, 7 days/week emergency services)

  • First Call / Howard Center Adult Crisis Hotline: (802) 488-6400
  • HOPE Works: Sexual Violence Hotline: (802) 863-1236
  • Relief-from-abuse orders: (800) 540-9990
  • Steps To End Domestic Violence: (802) 658-1996

COMMUNITY SERVICES

 

  • Age Well: 8:30am-4:30pm, M-F, (802) 865-0360
  • Agency of Human Services, Vocational Rehabilitation:
    • 110 Cherry St., 2nd, (802) 863-7500
  • Association of Africans Living in Vermont: (802) 985-3106
  • Burlington Police Department: (802) 658-2704
  • Chittenden Community Action: 255 S. Champlain St., (802) 863-6248
  • DCF Economic Services Division (ESD): (800) 479-6151
  • DCF Family Services Division (FSD): (802) 241-2131
  • Howard Center: (802) 488-6000
  • Howard Center Street Outreach Team: (802) 488-7013
    • Tammy Boudah: (802) 324-8356
  • Joseph’s House Financial Assistance: 2017: 20 Pine Street., 2018: 113 Elmwood Avenue (802) 951-4290
  • JUMP: 38 S. Winooski Ave., 2nd, (9am-12pm, Tues-Fri), (802) 862-4501
  • Green Mountain Transit: (802) 864-2282
  • Greyhound through Burlington Airport: (802) 864-6811
  • National Human Trafficking Hotline: 24/7 support, 1-888-373-7888
  • Pride Center of Vermont (formerly RU12): 255 S. Champlain St., Suite 12, (802) 860-7812
  • ReSOURCE (formerly Recycle North): 266 Pine Street, (802) 658-4143
  • Salvation Army (Utility and Grocery assistance): 64 Main St, In-Person only, (802) 864-6991
  • Social Security Administration: 58 Pearl St., (877) 840-5776
  • Spectrum Youth and Family Services:
    • (under age 21): 177 Pearl St., (802) 864-7423
  • Vermont 2-1-1 (help finding help): 2-1-1
  • Vermont Department of Labor Career Resource Center: 63 Pearl St., (802) 863-7676
  • Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program: (802) 655-1963

HOUSING

 

  • Burlington Housing Authority: 65 Main St., (802) 864-0538
  • Champlain Housing Trust: (802) 862-6244
  • COTS Housing Resource Center:
    • By appt: 10 am-11 am, 1 pm-3 pm, M-F, (802) 861-0110
  • CVOEO Coordinated Statewide Housing Services: (800) 287-7971
  • Pathways Vermont: 888-492-8218
  • Vermont Tenants Inc.: 9 am-4 pm, M-Th
    • (802) 864-0099
    • or: 800-287-7971
  • Winooski Housing Authority: 83 Barlow St., Winooski,
    • 8 am-4:30 pm, M-F (802) 655-2360

LEGAL SERVICES

  • Vermont Legal Aid & Vermont Law Help: (800) 747-5022

COUNSELING

  • Act 1/Bridge Program: (802) 488-6425
  • Howard Center Adult Outpatient Counseling: (802) 488-6100
  • National Runaway Safeline:
    • (800) 786-2929
    • 1-800-RUNAWAY
  • Outright Vermont/GBLT (age 22 and Under): (802) 865-9677
  • Spectrum Youth and Family Services: 177 Pearl St., (802) 864-7423
  • Steps To End Domestic Violence: (802) 658-1996
  • Vet Center: (802) 862-1806

MEDICAL HELP

  • Community Health Center: 617 Riverside Ave., (802) 864-6309
  • Planned Parenthood: 183 St. Paul St., (802) 863-6326
  • Poison Center: 800-222-1222
  • Safe Harbor Clinic: 184 S. Winooski Ave., (802) 860-4310
  • UVM Medical Center Urgent Care: (802) 847-1170
  • UVM Medical Center Health Care Emergency: (802) 847-2434
  • Vermont CARES: (802) 863-2437, 1-800-649-2437
  • Vermont CARES (HIV Testing Services):
    • (802) 863-2437
    • (800) 649-2437
  • VNA Family Services: (802) 658-1900

VETERANS RESOURCES

  • Burlington VA Outpatient Clinic: (802) 657-7000
  • South Burlington Vet Center (for Combat Veterans): (802) 862-1806
  • Supportive Services for Veteran Families at UVM: (802) 656-3232
  • Vermont Dept of Labor, Burlington Career Resource Center: 63 Pearl St., Burlington
  • Vermont Veteran’s Outreach (Colchester area):
    • Call center: (888) 607-8773
  • Veteran Crisis Line: (800) 273-8255
  • Veteran’s Representative: (802) 652-0339