The Oroville Harvest Shelter (The Shelter) provides seasonal farmworker housing to up to 90 H-2A and domestic farmworkers.  The H-2A program allows U.S. agricultural employers who anticipate a shortage of domestic to bring foreign workers into the U.S. to perform seasonal agricultural labor.


  • Eleven sleeping trailers which sleep 7 persons each.
  • One sleeping trailer sleeps 13 person
  • Each sleeping trailer has two refrigerators, personal secure storage lockers for each tenant and air conditioning.
  • One common kitchen trailer with nine 4-burner stove tops and two microwaves
  • One common toilet and shower facilities trailer
  • One common trailer with a coin-operated laundry
  • Relaxation area with picnic tables
  • Basketball court


  • Individual seasonal farm workers
  • Meet the income requirements and restrictions.

For information on eligibility and how to apply, visit the Tenants / Occupants page.


Cost is $8.00 per leased bed per night. Cost per bed subject to change.

Oroville Harvest Shelter is managed by the Oroville Housing Authority.


Oroville Harvest Shelter 
18 Sawtells Road
Oroville, WA 98844


  • Oroville Harvest Shelter is located 1.5 miles outside of the City of Oroville.
  • Year-round city bus service with Okanogan County Transit can be accessed from a bus stop in front of the property.
  • From November -March this site is used for the Oroville Winter Emergency Camp to house the homeless.
Oroville Harvest Shelter

Sleeping Trailers

Sleeping Trailer - Oroville Harvest Shelter

Sleeping Trailer

Sleeping Area - Oroville Harvest Shelter

Interior of Sleeping Trailer

Oroville Harvest Shelter

Interior of Sleeping Trailer

Kitchen - Oroville Harvest Shelter

Common Kitchen