The Survivor’s Guide to Burlington

SHELTERS

• ANEW Place (formerly Burlington Emergency Shelter): 89 North St., (802) 862-9879

• COTS Daystation: 95 North Avenue, Burlington, VT (802) 862-5418, (9 am-5 pm)

• COTS Family Shelters: 864-2651 (24 hours)

• COTS Waystation: 187 Church St., 862-7776, (6 pm-8 am)

• Spectrum Youth Shelter (under age 21): 177 Pearl St., (802) 864-7423, x325 or x202

• Women Helping Battered Women, Admin. Office: 294 N. Winooski Ave., 658-1996 (24 hours)

FOOD

• Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf: 228 N. Winooski Ave., 658-7939

  • Hot meals: 6:30 am-9:30 am M-F; 10 am-noon Sun.
  • Groceries: 9 am-4 pm M-F
  • Sunday Dinner: 4:30-7 pm

• COTS Daystation: 95 North Avenue, Burlington, VT, (802) 862-5418 – noon, every day (including weekends and holidays)

• Salvation Army, 64 Main St., 864-6991 – 5-6 pm M-Sat.

CRISIS SERVICES

   (24 hours, 7 days/week emergency services)

• Howard Center Adult Crisis Hotline: (802) 488-6400

• First Call (children and family crisis): (802) 488-7777

• HOPE Works: (802) 863-1236

• Relief-from-abuse orders: (800) 540-9990 (after 4:30 pm)

• Women Helping Battered Women: (802) 658-1996

 

COMMUNITY SERVICES

• Association of Africans Living in Vermont: (802) 985-3106

• Burlington Police Department: (802) 658-2704

• Champlain Valley Agency on Aging: (802) 865-0360

• 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

• Dept. of Employment & Training: 59 Pearl St., (802) 863-7676

• Howard Center: (802) 488-6000

• Howard Center Street Outreach Team: (802) 343-7504 or (802) 324-8357

• Joseph’s House, (financial assistance): 113 Elmwood Ave., 951-4290

• JUMP: 38 S. Winooski Ave., 2nd floor, 862-4501 (9 am-noon T-F)

• Local Bus (CCTA): (802) 864-2282

• Long-Distance Bus (Vermont Transit): (802) 864-6811

• Pride Center of VT (formerly RU12): 255 S. Champlain St., Suite 12, (802) 860-7812

• ReSOURCE (formerly Recycle North): 266 Pine St., (802) 658-4143

• 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 Human Trafficking Hotline:  (888) 984-7888

• Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program: (802) 655-1963

• Vocational Rehabilitation: 110 Cherry St., (802) 863-7500

HOUSING

• Burlington Housing Authority: 65 Main St., (802) 864-0538

• Champlain Housing Trust: (802) 862-6244

• COTS Housing Resource Center: (802) 861-0110; by appt: 10 am-4 pm M-W and F

• CVOEO Coordinated Statewide Housing Services: (800) 287-7971

• Pathways to Housing: (888) 492-8218

• Winooski Housing Authority: 83 Barlow St., Winooski, (802) 655-2360; 8 am-4 pm M-F

• Vermont Tenants Inc.: (802) 864-0099, (800) 287-7971

LEGAL SERVICES

 • Vermont Law Help: (800) 747-5022

COUNSELING

• Act 1/Bridge Program: (802) 488-6425

• Howard Center Adult Outpatient Counseling: (802) 488-6100

• Outright Vermont/GBLT (age 22 and under): (802) 865-9677

• National Runaway Safeline: (800) 786-2929 (1-800-RUNAWAY)

• Spectrum Youth and Family Services: 177 Pearl St., (802) 864-7423

• Vet Center: (802) 862-1806

• Women Helping Battered Women: (802) 658-1996

 

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 (HIV Testing & Services): (802) 863-2437, (800) 649-2437

• VNA Family Services: (802) 658-1900

 

VETERANS RESOURCES

  • Burlington Lakeside Community Based Outpatient Clinic: (802) 657-7000
  • South Burlington Vet Center (for Combat Veterans): (802) 862-1806 or (802) 862-1806
  • Vermont Veterans Outreach (Colchester area): (802) 310-5743
  • Veteran Crisis Line: (800) 273-8255
  • Veterans Representative: (802) 652-0339
  • VT Dept. of Labor, Burlington Career Resource Center: 63 Pearl St., Burlington.
  • VT Veteran Services: (802) 656-3232