Feeding the hungry and sheltering the homeless in the Danbury CT area since 1982

Kitchen serving grab and go bags from the door from 3pm to 4:30pm daily.   We are delivering grab and go lunches to Pacific House Shelter (the homeless from all the shelters in Danbury are being housed there)    We are also supplying breakfast to the shelter two days a week.

Morning Glory is serving breakfasts at the door from 7:30am to 9am every Monday through Friday.

If you want to be scheduled to donate sandwiches, please send an email to

We also need donations of fresh fruit (preferably bananas), snacks, cookies and bottled water for grab and go bags.

We are also accepting donations of non perishable food, toiletries and other items.   For more details, see our wish list.
Donation drop off time  -- 1:30pm to 2:30pm daily

Our shelter is not open at the present time -- if you are in need of shelter please call 211.   At the current time the only emergency shelter in Danbury is at the Super 8 motel.

Dorothy Day Hospitality House serves 60-80 hot meals each afternoon and provides shelter to 16 people each night.  If you are in need to a meal or lodging, please click "if you need help" on left.

All work at Dorothy House is done by volunteers -- there is no paid staff

Dorothy Day Hospitality House is based on the Houses of Hospitality founded by Dorothy Day during the Great Depression. Dorothy Day Hospitality House is not formally affiliated with any religious organization, and people of all faiths participate in our work

Click on the links on the left to find out more

"Do not neglect to show hospitality, for by that means some have entertained angels without knowing it" - Hebrews 13:1-2

Dorothy Day Hospitality House
11 Spring Street, Danbury CT
Mailing Address: PO Box 922 Danbury CT 06813-0922
Tel:  (203) 743-7988
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