The facility is a 70-bed residential shelter in Reston sponsored by nonprofit social services organization Cornerstones, formerly Reston Interfaith. It provides safe emergency housing for families, single men and women and helps its residents transition to stable housing.
The shelter is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and employs 20 full-time staff members, several part-time staff and is served by more than 400 volunteers.
Its services include child care, medical assistance, nutritious meals, a nurse on staff and financial counseling, employment counseling, children's tutoring, affordable housing consultations and drop-in access to hot meals, laundry machines, and shower facilities for unsheltered homeless people.
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