Regional Emergency Shelter Team - REST

"Come to me all who are weary and

burdened and I will give you REST."

Matthew 11:28



NOVEMBER 29, 2020 --APRIL 1, 2022

REST provides overnight shelter, meals and showers to families, single women and couples during the above dates. Shelter intake occurs nightly at Hands of Hope, 909 Spiva Avenue in Yuba City between 5PM and 6PM. 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.

∆ No pets except service or emotional support dogs with current shots and licenses and paperwork. The shelter can accommodate no more than two such dogs at one time.

∆ 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.

For more information, call Hands of Hope at 530-755-3491.