Sanctuary Transitional Shelter

Overnight Shelter Details


  • Registrations are first come, first serve and in person
  • Daily (Monday-Friday) registration is 3:00pm-4:00pm
  • Registration is in person with picture identification and birthday verification
  • Bed approval time is from 5:00pm-6:00pm daily

Note: after day #1, clients wishing to return to Sanctuary Transitional Shelter must call or text between 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm (559) 931-1444.


  • Sanctuary Transitional Shelter entrance is daily from 7:00-7:30 pm (exceptions are made on a case by case basis)
  • Beds not claimed by 7:30 pm are forfeited and given to the next person on the list
  • Clients will check in belongings at the main office. They will be given towels and hygiene products.
  • Clients can take small belonging in their rooms
  • Dinner is served between 7:00 - 7:30 pm nightly in the quad or drop in
  • Clients must be in rooms by 8:00 pm
  • No walking around the quad after room time
  • Smoking, drugs, alcohol, violence or harassment is not tolerated


  • Clients are to exit the Shelter daily from 6:00 am - 7:00 am
  • Clients must bring all belongings, towels and sheets when exiting; no re-admittance in the shelters after check out
  • Staff will check for cleanliness or damage
  • Breakfast is served between 6:00 am - 7:00 am in the quad or Drop-In Center.
  • No clients on site between 7:00 am - 9:00 am


Procedures are subject to change as needed.