Barbara McInnis House (BHCHP)

Filed Under: Shelters, Physical and Mental Health
Jean Yawkey Place
780 Albany Street
Boston, ma 02118
Phone: 857-654-1706

BHCHP provides “medical respite care”, short-term medical and recuperative services, for homeless people who are far too sick for life in shelters but not sick enough to occupy a costly acute care hospital bed.

BHCHP’s 104-bed medical respite facility is located in Jean Yawkey Place on the campus of Boston Medical Center.

For patients and providers looking for more complete information on services provided at the Barbara McInnis House, please see their FAQ sheet.

For providers looking to admit a patient, please see their admittance requirements before filling out an admission form. 

Service hours

Always open


While every effort is made to provide current and accurate information for the agency descriptions and hours of operation, it is recommended to call the agency to verify the information before visiting.

Last updated November 23, 2021


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