The work of Transitional Food and Shelter is accomplished through the efforts of an active Board of Directors, contracted services and many, many volunteers.  Our low administrative costs allow 92% of donations to go directly to serving those who are in need of housing, case management, and supportive services.

Transitional Food & Shelter, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 charitable corporation, and your contribution may be tax deductible as allowed by IRS rules.  For a copy of our most recent 990, please send an email to:

Our work is made possible through grants, awards and the generous donations of our community members, businesses and faith organizations. We are deeply grateful for your donation.


  • To give using PayPal, select the yellow Donate button above.
  • If you prefer to give by check, it can be mailed to:

Transitional Food & Shelter, Inc.
7343 El Camino Real #346
Atascadero CA 93422

or brought to:

The LINK Family Resource Center
4507 Del Rio Ave #1
Atascadero CA 93422

        Transitional Food & Shelter, supported in part by grants from



Our Mission
is to provide behaviorally based, low barrier access to shelter through temporary around-the-clock housing and supportive services for those persons in San Luis Obispo County who are homeless and medically fragile while providing an overnight warming and navigation center for those who are homeless in Atascadero and surrounding area during the winter season.