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: 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.

Posted on: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 3:26 PM

Fall/Winter Newsletter Uploaded File: /vs-uploads/Bethesda House Winter Newsletter 2018.pdf

Posted on: Sunday, December 17, 2017 11:19 AM

Bethesda House in Schenectady plays important role in serving community with new Code Blue overnight shelter

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Upcoming Events

MAY 3 Fri
Come out and join us for our Seventh Annual Bowling Fundraiser! This evening has grown to be one of our favorites of the year, filled with team spirit, prizes, and no shortage of fun.

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