Grand Rapids, MI
Homeless Shelters

Temporary free shelters for people who need a place to stay. There are 26 homeless shelters in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area.

Low Income Housing Help

1 Miles Away

Grand Rapids , MI

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Services:
Low Income Housing Help is used to help find affordable housing to people in need. LIHH by FindFamilyResources helped families in need receive over 2 billion dollars last year through Section 8.

Additional Services:
Rental assistance.

Area Served:
Grand Rapids , MI


Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
-- Guillaume Apollinaire




Ywca West Central Michigan

2 Miles Away

25 Sheldon Boulevard SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter

Hours:
8:30am-5pm Mon-Fri

Eligibility:
Abused women 18 or older or emancipated, and their children

Documents To Bring:
Call for details



There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it ill behooves any of us to find fault with the rest of us.
-- James Truslow Adams




United Methodist Community House

2 Miles Away

904 Sheldon Avenue SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
(616) 452-3226

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Services:
Street Outreach Programs for Women, Transitional Housing/Shelter for Women

Hours:
Mon-Sun 24 hours Resident services

Eligibility:
The program is generally open to all women; however, there are certain eligibility requirements including no criminal sexual conduct charges or other charges that would put others at risk, and clients must have been sober for 2-3 months prior to moving into the house. Call for further information.

Documents To Bring:
Call for information.



There is enough in the world for everyone to have plenty, to live happily, and to be at peace with his neighbors.
-- Harry Truman




Salvation Army (the) -- Western Michigan/northern Indiana Division

2 Miles Away

1215 East Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter for Single Parent Families Headed by Mothers

Hours:
Call for information.

Eligibility:
Homeless women 18 years (emancipated minor) with 3 or less children

Documents To Bring:
Referral documentation.



Slow buds the pink dawn like a rose From out night's gray and cloudy sheath; Softly and still it grows and grows, Petal by petal, leaf by leaf.
-- Susan Coolidge




Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services

2 Miles Away

300 68th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
(616) 281-0061

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Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter for Substance Abuse Issues

Hours:
Mon-Sun 24 hours

Eligibility:
Adult women age 17 or older

Documents To Bring:
Call for for details



Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function.
-- Garrison Keillor




Matthew's House Ministry

2 Miles Away

766 Seventh Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 233-3006

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Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter

Hours:
8:30am-5pm Mon-Fri Intake

Eligibility:
Men from 18 to 65 years

Documents To Bring:
Valid Picture ID; birth certificate, if available



Never keep up with Joneses. Drag them down to your level. It's cheaper.
-- Quentin Crisp




House Of Prayer Ministry

2 Miles Away

1007 Wealthy Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
(616) 774-3179

Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter

Hours:
9-5, M-SAT.

Eligibility:
Persons who are handicaped, elderly or 55 years and over that are self-sufficient.

Area Served:
Grand Rapids

Documents To Bring:
Driver's license and social security card.



People who come up with "It may not work" or "What are we going to do if it fails?" do not have the credentials to be businessmen. If there is only a 1 percent chance of success, a true businessperson sees that 1 percent as the spark to light a fire.
-- Kim Woo-choong




Hope Community

2 Miles Away

1024 Ionia Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
(616) 454-5840

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Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter

Hours:
8am-5pm Mon-Fri

Eligibility:
Must be homeless with minor dependent children

Documents To Bring:
Determined by HAP



Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself. - The Art of Worldy Wisdom, 1647.
-- Baltasar Gracian




Goodwill Industries Of Greater Grand Rapids

2 Miles Away

455 Grand Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 451-8800

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Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter for Homeless Veterans

Hours:
9am-3pm Mon Wed

Eligibility:
*Has served in the U.S. Armed Forces for at least one day and was discharged or released under conditions other than dishonorable

Documents To Bring:
DD-214



When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
-- Mark Victor Hansen




Dwelling Place Of Grand Rapids

2 Miles Away

101 Sheldon Boulevard SE Suite 2
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 454-0928

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Services:
Transitional Housing/Shelter for Single Parent Families Headed by Mothers and Homeless Families

Hours:
8:30am-5pm Mon-Fri Staff hours

Eligibility:
Homeless women age 18 or older, pregnant or with infants under 4 years, willing to abide by rules regarding chemical substances, etc. This is NOT an emergency shelter. If the need is immediate, HAP (454-5840) should be called.

Documents To Bring:
Call for details



Everything is perfect in the universe -- even your desire to improve it.
-- Wayne Dyer




Community Rebuilders

2 Miles Away

1120 Monroe Avenue NW Suite 220
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 454-5840

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Services:
Rent Payment Assistance, Transitional Housing/Shelter

Hours:
HAP hours:

Eligibility:
Homeless; no clean time required for substance abuse; single man head of household-OK; mom and dad with family-OK; children up to age 18. Must be referred by Salvation Army Housing Assessment Program (HAP).



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