Serving our Homeless Neighbors Since 1990 — Celebrating 29 Years in DuPont Circle!

Breakfast Services

With support from our generous partners and individual contributors, Charlie’s Place provided the following services to our clients in 2018.

  • Weekday meals served – 16,567 (60-70 clients on average)
  • Saturday meals served – 3,952 (90-100 clients on average)
  • Bagged lunches distributed – 9,829
  • Volunteers – 1978 / over 13,000 hours of service
  • Haircuts – 552
  • Clothing Closet distributions – 2,112
  • Clients seen by the Doctor – 363
Breakfast Schedule

Each day, Tuesday through Saturday, we see 50-70 people for breakfast.

Our doors open at 6:30am Tuesday-Friday and coffee, tea, and pastries are served. At 7:30am the main meal is served. On Saturdays our doors open at 8am and the main meal is served at 8:30am.

After the meal, Charlie’s Place has different programming for each day of the week. We provide activities like art therapy, writing group, movie Fridays. Anyone is welcome to join in at any time!

Case Management

Case management services are offered Tuesday-Saturday. We provide assistance with housing, employment, transportation, social security benefits, and referrals to mental health services.


Clothing is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays, the sign up list for clothing is open between 6:30 and 7:00am.


Charlie’s Place is able to offer any necessary toiletries including underwear and socks Tuesday-Saturday.

Writing Group

Writing group is on Tuesdays from 8:30-9:30am.

Health Care

A doctor from Unity Healthcare is available on Wednesdays 6:30-9:30am. No insurance is required.


Haircuts are offered on Wednesdays and Fridays 6:30-9:30am.

Art Therapy

Art therapy is on Thursdays from 8:30-9:30am.

Movie Fridays

A movie is shown on Fridays starting at 8:30am.


Town Hall on Homelessness

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B has announced that the commission will hold a town hall to discuss the issue of homelessness. Charlie’s Place will be one of the organizations at the event and we’d love to see Read more…

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