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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Safe Nights Program Opens for the Season

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Calvert County’s annual Safe Nights program providing winter shelter for the homeless is now open for the 2019-2020 season.  

Safe Nights provides winter protection for Calvert County’s homeless by offering shelter in a clean and safe environment. Host shelters provide a warm bed and breakfast, a bag lunch and dinner. Shelter hours are 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., seven days a week and the program is offered through March 29, 2020.  

To qualify, individuals must: 

- Be homeless

- Show identification

- Show proof of Calvert County residency

- Be ambulatory and capable of self-care

- Be older than 18, unless accompanied by a parent

- Pass a background check

- Sign the guest shelter agreement and agree to abide by its provisions

A one-time in-person registration is required each season. Walk-ins are not accepted. Call Safe Nights of Calvert County at 443-486-8670 or email calvertsafenights@gmail.com for more information.