Homeless & Winter Shelters

Winter Shelter
The Winter Shelter is a 47-bed overnight shelter for single adult men and women that is in operation each year November 1 through March 31, from 6:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.  The purpose of the shelter is to protect homeless residents from hypothermia during the winter season.
Update: Due to the National Weather Service forecasting temperatures below freezing, the Winter Shelter will operate on extended hours during the following dates and times:
  • Thursday, Dec. 18, 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Friday, Dec. 19, 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
  • Sunday, Dec. 21, 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Monday Dec. 22, 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The Winter Shelter is located at 14730 Potomac Mills Road in Woodbridge. For more information call 703-897-0199.
HILDA BARG Homeless Prevention Center

This 30-bed shelter for families and single adults offers comprehensive services including case management, job readiness, mental health counseling and  medical referrals.  The shelter is open year-round.

The Homeless Prevention Center is located at 14945 Jefferson Davis Highway (Route 1), between Dale Blvd. & Opitz Blvd. in Woodbridge. For more information call  703-680-5403.

Other Homeless Shelters

The Prince William County Department of Social Services provides financial and technical support to the following homeless residential programs:

  • ACTS in Dumfries - 703-221-3186: website
  • SERVE in Manassas - 571-748-2600: website