Shelters of Hope

Catholic Charities provides over 2,000 units of housing to individuals and families. Accommodation consists of permanent, supportive, transitional, temporary, and emergency shelter.

We offer housing to:

Homeless men and women

Homeless families

Homeless veterans and their families

Families of veterans

Female head of households suffering from abuse

Low income families

Elderly adults with limited, fixed incomes

Migrant farm worker families

Immigrant and refugee families


Catholic Charities housing consists of the following:

Catholic Charities Family Housing

9 family-friendly apartment buildings with 339 units throughout Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco, and Hernando counties.

Hillsborough Hope

Temporary shelter for 100 homeless men and women opened on March 30, 2020 (closed date of June 3, 2020) in partnership with the City of Tampa in response to the COVID-19 crisis. We are working diligently to locate land and open Hillsborough Hope by Spring 2021 on a permanent basis.

HIV/AIDS Housing

For positive female head of household families  – Mercy House and Mercy House Apartments

Pasco Women’s Shelter

20 apartments for homeless female head of household families

Pathways Housing

4 homes and 1 duplex for low income families located in Pinellas county

Pinellas Hope I

250 temporary, emergency shelters (tents being converted to Hope Cottages(TM) for homeless adult men and women

Pinellas Hope II – V

156 efficiency apartments providing transitional or permanent, supportive housing for adult men and women

San Jose Mission

122 apartments for low income farm worker families located in Dover, FL

Senior Housing (HUD 202)

14 apartment buildings with 1,095 units for those 62 or older on a low-fixed income throughout Pinellas, Hillsborough, and Pasco counties.