Bradley Angle operates two confidential, gender-inclusive shelters in Multnomah County:

  • The Bonnie Tinker Emergency Shelter
    • Community living; staffed 24/7 by Bradley Angle
    • Named after our co-founder
  • The Tami Best Emergency Shelter
    • Four scattered site units; intermittent check-ins from advocates and staff
    • Named after a victim of domestic violence-related suicide and the mother of a former employee

Bonnie Tinker and Tami Best provide a safe haven for adults and children for up to eight weeks. During this time, our dedicated team of advocates work with survivors to identify what they need to rebuild their lives and connect them to available resources.

Services provided:

  • Comprehensive safety planning
  • Clothing, food, and toiletries
  • Help with housing, financial, and legal issues
  • Job assistance
  • Financial education
  • Transportation assistance
  • Health and wellness assistance (including drug, alcohol, and mental health counseling)
  • Workshops and support groups (including activities for children and youth)


A Safety Stabilization Assessment (SSA) is required for consideration into shelter. Call our Shelter Access Line at 503.281.2442 x 2 for shelter availability.