600 Shrewsbury Street
Charleston, WV 25301


Covenant House Staff

Hours & Directions

Covenant House is conveniently located on Shrewsbury Street right behind the Capitol Market in Charleston, West Virginia. Whether you need our services, or just want to learn more about us, we welcome you and look forward to meeting you.

Covenant House is open weekdays from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm and is located at 600 Shrewsbury Street in downtown Charleston near Capitol Market. From I-64, take Exit 100 and exit onto Capitol Street. Turn right at the bottom of the ramp, and Covenant House is the large yellow building on the corner. Parking is available in the rear lot.

The Drop In Center is open weekdays from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.

The Food Pantry is open weekdays from 9:00 am -12:00 pm and additional hours on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00 pm -3:00 pm. With a referral from the Drop In Center, families and individuals in Kanawha County can access food and diapers twice a month without fear of judgment. The food pantry is located on the fourth floor of First Presbyterian Church, 16 Leon Sullivan Way, Charleston.

The Clothing Center is open weekdays from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and is located St. Marks United Methodist Church, 900 Washington Street, East.

To obtain a food or clothing center voucher, please visit a Case Manager in the Drop In Center.

Schedule A Tour

The best way to understand our work and programs is to schedule a tour of our facility and see our staff in action. Groups can visit our offices and meet our staff.

Drop-Off Donations

Covenant House accepts in-kind donations for the Drop-In Center, Food Pantry, and Clothing Center, as well as donations for other programs.

To donate gently-used clothing, you may visit the Clothing Center at St. Marks (open weekdays, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm) or place the clothing in one of the deposit boxes located outside in their parking lot on Dickinson Street outside of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. Receipts are available for your donation.

To donate food items, you may visit the Food Pantry at First Presbyterian Church (open weekdays, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00 pm -3:00 pm) or bring it to Covenant House as mentioned above. Receipts are available for your donation.

All in-kind donations (food, toiletries, etc.) may be dropped off at Covenant House weekdays between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. Please enter the rear parking lot and follow the directions posted on the bulletin board. Receipts for your donation are available.