Emegency Shelter For Homeless at Our Brothers Keeper Shelter

Shelter details

  • Added Dec 14, 2017 | Last Update Jun 7, 2022
  • 405 S 3rd Ave
       Big Rapids, MI 49307
       Open in Google Maps
  • (231) 629-8160

Mission Statement

"To provide safe, short-term shelter for those in need in Lake, Mecosta, Newaygo and Osceola counties through volunteers and community support."
- Source: Emegency Shelter For Homeless at Our Brothers Keeper Shelter website


Our Brothers Keeper is a shelter that provides temporary housing for those homeless and looking for safety or a place to stay as they transition into more permanent housing.
The shelter is closed on weekdays from 9:00 Am until 4:30 Pm.
They are open all other hours during the winter season of November thru April.
New guests may register Monday thru Friday between 4:30 Pm and 8:00 Pm.
On Saturdays and Sundays new guests may register between 7:00 Am and 7:00 Pm.
Our Brothers Keeper features separate sleeping facilities for women and men as well as rooms dedicated for homeless families.
Guests are given clean bedding and storage for their personal belongings. In addition they have access to a kitchen, a lounge featuring television and computer use.
Guests have access to agencies assisting in housing, employment, and health services.

Question & Answers (6)

  1. Is this shelter free?
    • yes it's free

  2. Do they accept donations at this shelter?
    • Yes, but clothing donations aren't being accepted right now

  3. Do they allow Pets at this shelter?
    • They don't

  4. How old do you have to be to stay here?
  5. How long can you stay at this shelter?
  6. What counties are eligible?

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