Siena/Francis House
Homeless Shelter

The region's largest shelter providing food, shelter,
clothing and hope to homeless men, women and children








Critical Needs List

Below is a list of the Siena/Francis House's critical needs.  You can drop off these and any donated items to the loading dock of our Siena/Francis House Baright Shelter, located at 1111 North 17th Street.  This building is located on the east side of 17th Street, just north of the corner of 17th & Nicholas Streets (and Nicholas Street is two blocks north of Cuming Street).  The loading dock is open from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. every day of the year.  Our staff members at the loading dock can give you a receipt for your donation, if you would like one.  Thank you for donating to the Siena/Francis House homeless shelter!


  • Coffee (large, unflavored, caffeinated cans for coffee makers)
  • Men’s Jeans
  • Men’s Briefs
  • Neosporin
  • Ibuprofen
  • Bath Soap
  • Travel-Size Lotion
  • Bottled Water
  • Dinner Napkins

  Click HERE to see the complete Daily Needs List.