REST IS OPEN FOR THE 2016-17 WINTER SHELTER SEASON FROM DECEMBER 3, 2016 ON THROUGH APRIL 7, 2017. Families, single women and couples seeking winter season shelter should come to the Hands of Hope facility at 909 Spiva Avenue in Yuba City during these dates.
Intake hours are between 5:30 and 6:30 pm daily during the winter season. You are encouraged to arrive at the earliest time possible as space may be limited.
Guests must agree to the following rules:
∆ Obey all local, state and federal laws.
∆ Behave and follow instructions by the REST Staff at Intake, Transition, Overnight and Morning Portal.
∆ REST does NOT allow alcohol, drugs or weapons on the premises including knives of any sort. Medications, prescription or over the counter, will be relinquished at the time of intake and secured in a lock-box.
∆ Medications in lock-box will be available to guests at the shelter. The medications will then be returned to the lock-box.
∆ Guests are allowed to take items to the shelter which are needed for that night, a canvas bag will be provided.
∆ No backpacks, computers, or liquids of any kind are allowed at the shelter.
∆ Purses will be examined and contents of pockets will be shown.
∆ Smoking is only allowed in designated areas and at designated times. REST does not allow E-cigarettes or Vaping of any kind.
∆ There can be random searches of belongings if considered necessary.
∆ Dress appropriately at all times.
∆ Make the shelter a peaceable living environment by treating others with verbal and physical respect.
∆ Inappropriate touch, sexual harassment, threats or verbal abuse will not be tolerated.
∆ No pets allowed.