Shelter for Families Without Minor Children

Adult Family Intake Center (AFIC)
Located inside of the 30th Street Men’s Shelter
400-430 30th Street (at First Avenue)
New York, NY 10016
Take the 6 train to 28th St and walk to 30th St and First Ave.

Note that this facility is not operated by the Coalition for the Homeless.

Couples or two adult family members must submit the following documents when applying for shelter:

  • Documents to prove your identity, which can include:
    • A benefits card from public assistance, a green card, driver’s license, government ID, passport or visa, or an employment ID with a picture.
    • If you do not have a photo ID, other identification can include a birth certificate, social security card, Medicaid card or pay stub.
  • Proof that you are a family, which can include:
    • A marriage or domestic partnership certificate, proof that one member of your household is medically dependent on the other member(s), or 6 months co-habitation prior to becoming homeless.

*If you do not have these documents, AFIC should help you prove your identity and family status. If AFIC does not help you, please come to the Coalition’s Crisis Intervention Program.