If you are currently experiencing homelessness…

Are you currently in:

  • A shelter
  • The streets
  • Your car
  • A tent
  • A place not suitable for humans


If so, call the Homeless Hotline at:


for access to homeless services in Clinton and Jackson Counties. 


If you need an emergency shelter, please contact the following:

  • Men's Shelter: 563-242-9016 (Victory Center, Clinton, IA)
  • Women's Shelter: 563-242-1744 (Victory Center, Clinton, IA)
  • Domestic Violence Victims Shelter: 866-921-3354

If you are NOT CURRENTLY EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS, but are in danger of becoming homeless in the next 14 days…

Please do one of the following:

  1. Call the Homeless Hotline at 833-849-8976, OR

  2. Call the Empowerment Center at 563-242-2118.

Please note: Due to the increase in volume of calls, if you need to leave a message please indicate your full name, a number you can be reached at,  a brief description of what services you are needing, and if you would like us to call or text you back. You will be contacted within the next business day.