For the health and safety of the community, N Street Village is currently operating on a reduced schedule until further notice. Click here for the latest updates on our programming and hours.

Get Help

If you are exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms (fever, dry cough, difficulty breathing), please seek medical attention.

N Street Village serves adult women 18 years old and over and individuals that identify as women. If you are seeking family services, please call Virginia Williams Center at (202) 526-0017 Monday-Thursday from 8:00 am-4:30 pm.

Need Housing?


For emergencies or if you see someone in need, please call the Shelter Hotline (202) 399-7093 or 911.

Immediate Shelter

For Immediate Shelter, please
contact DHS below.

Affordable Housing

For N Street Village Affordable Housing, please contact WC Smith at (202) 319-9100.

Need General Services?

In response to COVID-19, we have closed the Bethany Day Center until further notice. Meals and other essential services are being offered onsite at all Village locations to the residents that live there. If you are a service provider or an individual looking to connect with Village staff directly for housing and program inquiries, please email

All Flagship Onsite Unity Health Services have been paused until further notice. The Wellness Center will continue to still operate on Mondays from 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm for basic first-aid and over-the-counter medication care. Unity Dental has been suspended until further notice. To utilize Unity’s services you can visit the Cardoza Clinic or Unity Brentwood. Find more information on Unity Services here.

Locations currently offering services:

To connect with domestic violence housing and advocacy services:

Contact N Street Village Directly

Patricia Handy Place for Women

Russell McDowell
(202) 733-5378 x:408

Miriam's House

Sharmaine McKnight
(202) 667-1758 x:1

Erna's House

Lolita Mason
(202) 590-4389

Holistic Housing

Sangita Joshi
(202) 939-2072

Phyllis Wheatley YWCA

Brittany Turner-Jackson
(202) 939-2087

Diane's House

Brittany Turner-Jackson
(202) 939-2087

Capitol Vista

Brittany Turner-Jackson
(202) 939-2087

Flagship PSH

Sherine Banks
(202) 939-2048

Virtual Classes and Resources

While the Wellness Center is closed in response to COVID-19, we’ve put together a collection of classes and resources for clients to access virtually over the coming weeks.

We will continue to add content to ensure clients have the mental and physical health resources they need.

Yoga and Meditation

November 5, 2021

45 Minute Sunrise Yoga with Kate

Join Kate in a 45 minute Sunrise Yoga video workout.

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Featured Articles & TedTalks

November 5, 2021

Conflict Resolution CR Kit

Have you ever had a conflict and wished you could have handled it better?

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Virtual NA/AA Meetings

November 5, 2021

WEconnect Recovery

Founded by people in long-term recovery, WEconnect is a free tool designed to support and encourage people to improve their lives. With the app, you can join online support meetings, schedule healthy routines, and track your progress. Every day is a chance to change your life. Ready to get started?

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Knitting and Crochet

November 5, 2021

Knitting Tutorials, Patterns, Tips and More.

Grab your knitting needles and some yarn to get started. You can learn how to knit or improve your skills with our knitting tutorials, patterns, tips and more.

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Knitting and Crochet

November 5, 2021

Learn How to Knit

If you're a beginning knitter, this 45 minute "How to Knit" series is for you. The 3 part introduction to knitting walks the new knitter step-by-step through the knitting basics: Long Tail cast-on and the knit and purl stitches and basic knit bind-off and finishing your knitting. Along the way you'll pick up many knitting tips and guidance on how to identify and fix common knitting mistake

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Yoga and Meditation

November 5, 2021

45 Minute Vinyasa Yoga with Ebony

Join Ebony in a 45 minute Vinyasa Yoga workout video.

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Volunteer Voices

Click the links below for well-wishes from some of our favorite volunteers. We will continue to add videos over the coming weeks.

Tucker & Margaret

Click to view a short message from Tucker and Margaret!

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Peter Bruscoe

Click to view a short message from Peter Bruscoe!

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Diane Wood

Click to view a short message from Diane Wood!

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