Are you the only shelter in Naples? How long can someone stay?

Is The Shelter the only domestic violence center in Naples, Florida?

Yes, The Shelter is the only domestic violence center in Naples and we are the only state certified center serving all of Collier County, FL – from Bonita Springs and Immokalee, to Marco Island, Everglades City, Naples and all points in between.

How long can someone stay at The Shelter?

The average length of stay in the emergency shelter this past year was 29 days – although some individuals may stay one night while others may stay closer to 50 days.

Individuals who qualify for our Transitional Living Program can reside in the cottages for up to two years.