Bernies Place is staffed 24/7 and is drug and alcohol free.  Once checked into the shelter, residents have 90 days to find a job and a place to live.  The staff at the shelter helps the residents as much as possible.  The staff helps the residents look for a job and a place to stay.  The staff organizes a weekly trip to Workforce One. They also help the residents with money management and social skills.  Once the 90 days are up the residents have to leave the shelter for 30 days before returning again.  The residents are expected to complete chores twice a day, abide by the curfew, and respect themselves and others at the shelter.

Qualifications to be checked in:

  • Must be a Warren County Resident
  • Photo ID or obtain one within a week of being checked in
  • 18 years old or above
  • Background check
  • Drug test