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Emergency Shelter
A program of New River Family Shelter
110 Roanoke Street
Christiansburg, VA  24073
Main Phone: (540) 382-6188  
Main Fax: (276) 431-4320  
Website:   http://www.civic.bev.net/nrfs
Contact for services:  Carol Johnson
Contact Email:  info@nrfamilyshelter.org
What type of business is this?  Private, Non-Profit

Who Are We?
New River Family Shelter provides emergency shelter to homeless families. If shelter is full or they cannot provide shelter, they will refer to another shelter and provide a bus ticket, gas voucher, etc. to transport.

Provides case management for shelter clients. Capacity is 3 families up to 5 beds each. There may be a waiting list.  Also can provide referrals to local programs for food and clothing assistance, school assistance for children, employment and job training, and/or medical and counseling assistance.


Who Do We Serve?

Among our staff, we can speak:English Service Area (Cities|Counties):Floyd County,Giles County,Montgomery County,Pulaski County Other Eligibility Requirements:Must be 18 years old to stay in shelter without parents, shelter only serves families not single adults.

How Much Does Our Service Cost?

Cost for Services:No Fee

The When and How?
Hours of operation:           Monday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Tuesday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Wednesday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Thursday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM          Friday:8:30 AM-5:00 PM
How to Access Services:Must come in during intake hours.

Available for intakes 8:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (Monday - Friday)}
Consumers can expect to be contacted in 24 hours. Consumer can self refer.
Accessible to Public Transportation?N/A
This listing last updated:3/4/2013 Internal ID #: 66353