Poole & Company Architects, LLC | Firehouse Emergency Shelter

Firehouse Emergency Shelter

Client: Firehouse Ministries

Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Project Description:

In accordance with The City of Birmingham’s 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness, The Firehouse is proud to present the future of compassionate care to the chronically homeless men in our community. This building will house programs that restores dignity, respect and hope to all who enter our doors.

The mission of The Firehouse is to provide the homeless men in the Birmingham area a nurturing and caring environment while empowering each individual reach his full potential.

Program Elements:

  • Dining Hall
  • Emergency Shelter (150+ beds)
  • Day Program
  • Laundry Services
  • Youth Housing
  • Administrative Offices
  • Safe Haven
  • Wet Housing
  • Meditation Space
  • Interior Courtyard
  • Outdoor Recreation