Welcome to Bethesda House - Schenectady, NY

Providing relief and services to the homeless and impoverished population of Schenectady County.

In 2017-2018...

0 guests welcomed
0 meals served
0 beds for permanent housing
0% of referrals stably housed

What We Do

Bethesda House Shelter & Housing Programs

We provide emergency, transitional and permanent housing to stabilize our community's most vulnerable through our Housing First model.


Bethesda House Case Management Programs
Case Management

Our full-time case management staff work one-to-one with clients to support crisis, emergency, housing and financial management.


Bethesda House Emergency & Essential Services
Programs & Services

We offer a variety of services proven to help the homeless and economically advantaged become independent, interactive members of society.


Bethesda House Social Work and Mental Health Programs
Social Work - Mental Health

Licensed Clinical and Masters Social Workers offer counseling, care coordination and hands-on navigation through the medical and mental health system.


Bethesda House Medical Care
Medical Care

We provide in-house medical treatment and follow-up to individuals without access to medical care providers.


Bethesda House Education & Group Support
Education & Group Support

Volunteers and staff facilitate support groups and trainings, providing our guests with the tools to live a healthy and fulfilled life.


Latest News

Posted on: Tuesday, July 9, 2019 9:28 AM

Our food pantry, located in Yates Villlage, will be moving to the other side of the property. P.G. Wright will...

Posted on: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 12:39 PM

Posted on: Friday, February 22, 2019 1:52 PM

At the end of 2018, Bethesda House in partnership with Ellis Hospital opened up an established in-house medical care clinic. Embedded in follow-up and case management, the clinic is designed to target chronic health concerns for long-term, effective treatment. Read more in our 2018 Fall/Winter newsletter to learn about our commitment to serving the homeless and impoverished in Schenectady County through this service.

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Upcoming Events

AUG 13 Tue
Join us for a night of food, fun and philanthropy! Featuring live music by Twenty Ninety Six (2096) Ticket Price: $30 Ticket Price...

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