Help

If you or someone you know needs assistance, use the following questions to find help.

Are you or anyone in your household a veteran?

Check online if you are eligible for assistance through our Supportive Services for Veteran Families and contact the help line.

Do you have a Zip Code?

Find your conference on our website for personalized assistance. Be sure to leave your name, number, and detailed message when you call. Don't find your zip code listed? Call the UnitedWay Help Line 24 hours a day. Free & confidential information & Referral Services: 225-3000, 1-800-91-REACH (73224) Greene & Preble.

Do you need food assistance?

Our Food Pantries are open the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month from 9:00am to 11:00am. Call (937) 222-7349, ext. 210 with questions or find your conference  by Zip Code for personalized assistance.

Are you homeless?

Call our Gateway Shelter for Men at (937) 222-7350 or the Gateway Shelter for Women and Families at (937) 461-7837 any time of day for more information.

Do you have other questions?

Find your answer on the Frequently Asked Question page or call (937)222-7349.

About St. Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul is a faith-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving the Greater Dayton Area. We aid the homeless and impoverished by providing emergency shelter, transitional and permanent supportive housing, food, clothing and household items, and guidance on the path to leading a self-sustaining life. The Dayton District Council is made up of a variety of programs and services including 35 chapters, or Conferences, with volunteers operating out of local parishes and universities. We provide help to individuals and families who are on the brink of losing their housing, those who are currently homeless, and those working to secure and maintain permanent housing.