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The Red Shield Lodge Emergency Shelter

The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Lodge is the only emergency shelter in Hillsborough County open 365 days a year. Adult men and women looking for shelter have an opportunity to receive lodging each day at our 132-bed Lodge. The Red Shield Lodge offers eligible guests lodging with linens, a locker, and a hot meal for 5 free nights – $10 per night thereafter.

Support and referral services are also available for men and women committed to regaining independence .

Regular check-in for The Red Shield Lodge begins at 2 p.m. daily for women and 3 p.m. for men on a first-come, first-served basis. Men and women wanting to be a guest at The Red Shield Lodge can check-in at 1514 N. Florida, Tampa, Fl, 33603, starting at 8 am. Men and women guests who are receiving 5 free nights of housing can begin check-in at 10 a.m.

For more information on how to qualify to receive shelter and other programs and services, contact 813-221-4440.

Lorraine Davis, Red Shield Lodge, Program Manager
Lorraine.Davis@uss.salvationarmy.org or 813-221-4440  ext. 452

Kelly Garrett, Case Manager
Kelly.Garrett@uss.salvationarmy.org or 813-221-4440  ext. 452

Erica George, Case Manager
Erica.Geroge@uss.salvationarmy.org or 813-221-4440 ext. 451