Salvation Army Shelter & Transitional Housing

Our Mission

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


  • Counseling - Individual / Family / Group
  • Employment/Career Services
  • Financial Assistance
  • Financial Management
  • Information and Referrals
  • Life Skills / Independent Living
  • Mental Health Services / Behavioral Issues
  • Shelters
  • Substance Abuse Issues and/or Services


Require picture ID, criminal check for outstanding warrant, and additional intake package information.


Our vision is to have the Central Virginia area be a place where people of all ages live in safe and sustainable communities in which differences are respected and people are empowered to learn, work and worship in freedom. The goal of Emergency Shelter Services at The Salvation Army is to help all residents break the cycle of homelessness and alleviate the ongoing crisis.

Other Details

  • Accepts Volunteers: Yes, must be 18 or older
  • Ages: Men 18 and older
  • Fees: No

More Information

For more information please contact:
The Salvation Army Tri-Cities Shelter and Transitional Housing
Emergency and Transitional Shelter
Primary Contact: Keith Weygand, Director / Manager
835 Commerce Street
Petersburg, VA 23803

Phone: 804-433-1688
Other Phone: 804-861-0561
Fax: 804-861-0631
Email Keith Weygand
The Salvation Army Tri-Cities Website

Available 24/7

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