CODE BLUE SHELTER IS NOW CLOSED
for the 2021-22 season
Thank you to our church host sites and our volunteers who helped support this mission so that we could open our shelter doors 52 nights to those in need this year.
COMMUNITY "TO GO" MEALS OFFERED THIS MONTH
Meals will not be delivered to the AHTN designated stops when the Code Blue shelter is open.
The following locations will be hosting a shared meal packaged 'To Go'
unless noted otherwise.
All other shared meals have been cancelled.
5/3 Redeemer Lutheran, Penndel 5:00pm to 5:30pm
5/6 First United Methodist, Fairless Hills 5:00pm
5/9 Woodside Church, Yardley 5:00pm
5/13 Restoration Church, Levittown 6:00pm
(sit down only - no transportation provided)
5/17 Morrisville United Methodist, Morrisville 4:30pm
5/21 Calvary Baptist, Bristol 1:00pm
5/24 Peace Lutheran, Bensalem 5:00pm
5/28 Calvary Full Gospel, Fairless Hills 1:00pm
(sit down only - transportation provided)
Click HERE to view community resources available
throughout the COVD-19 pandemic.
Working Towards A Brighter Future
Advocates for Homeless & Those in Need (AHTN) is a Bucks County interfaith nonprofit that serves the homeless and those in need by providing year-long access to emergency shelter, food and other life-sustaining services with dignity and compassion.
THOSE IN NEED
AHTN’s Those In Need (TIN) Mission processes daily calls from agencies, organizations and individuals seeking assistance with an array of services such as: emergency shelter, rental and move-in assistance, prescriptions, utility assistance, legal documents, transportation to mental health & doctors appointments, thrift stores, food pantries, drug court, laundromat, etc. The TIN mission is always looking for drivers to help with these calls. If you would like to learn more about this mission and how you can help please click here.
AHTN's weekly Shower Mission is an opportunity for anyone in need to come and take a shower every Wednesday at the Rodeway Inn in Bristol. All guests must sign in, but NO ID is required. Every guest is given a clean towel & toiletries for their shower. AHTN Volunteers and staff from Penndel Mental Health are available on site for additional help with resources & other services.
For more information or to schedule transportation to the shower click here
WHEELS TO MEALS
The Wheels to Meals Mission provides transportation using AHTN's volunteer bus team and vehicles. Homeless guests and others in need are transported to a shared meal provided by one of over 39 local houses of worship in Lower Bucks County. To find out more and how you can help with this critical mission click here.
AHTN provides emergency overnight shelter for adults 18 and over. The temperature criteria and all volunteer positions must be staffed to open the shelter. The Code Blue season runs from December 1st through March 31st. Click here to learn how you can volunteer for Code Blue or if you are in need of shelter during Code Blue season.
MONROE SYSTEMS FOR BUSINESS
Based in Tullytown, PA, Monroe Systems for Business is proud to support AHTN in their efforts to assist members of our local community who are in need. Founded in 1912 as the inventor of the first commercial printing calculator, Monroe has maintained strong business relationships with accounting and finance professionals for their equipment and supply needs. We are honored to be a part of this very special program.
Additional Thank You To AHTN Silver Sponsors:
Rodeway Inn Bristol
Mr. & Mrs. Michael McKillip
Ancient Order of Hibernians - Langhorne
Mr. Keith McGuire
Yardley United Methodist Church
Langhorne Area Ministreal Association
Leslie & Melanie Kelner
Mr. Eugene Lewis
Mr. David Weiss
Mr. Gregory Schwind