River of Life - Boise Rescue Mission for Men

Contact Information:

575 S. 13th St.
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 389-9840

About this Shelter

The River of Life Rescue Mission plays a vital role in providing shelter, care and respect to homeless men in their community.
Whether that be through education, a hot meal, or counseling and recovery, everyone is valuable to them.
River of Life is an important part of one of Boise Rescue Mission Ministries' goals of of serving homeless men in Boise, ID.

In addition to emergency food, shelter and clothing, this Boise shelter for men offers:
Job-search assistance
Mental health counseling
New Life Program (Addiction recovery)
Veterans Ministry Program

Meal Times (Open to Men, Women & Children)
Breakfast - 6:30 a.m.
Lunch - 12:00 p.m.
Dinner - 5:00 p.m. for community guests including women and children.
7:00 p.m. for residents only. No women and children are allowed at this meal time.
4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
*Overnight Shelter - Call 208-389-9840 or come by to find out how the check in for the night.

Mission Statement:
"Since 1958, Boise Rescue Mission Ministries has reached out to the Treasure Valley community by teaching the word of God and providing food, shelter, clothing, counseling and education to those in need. With your help, we can continue to rescue people from homelessness and need."
- From the River of Life - Boise Rescue Mission for Men website

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User Questions & Answers


Thursday, January 21, 2021

It's free

Sunday, January 16, 2022

They accept donations, but there is a warehouse nearby. They might accept: hand warmers, clothes: underwear/socks, shirt, pant, shoes. There is a women's shelter nearby called City Light(Women & Children).

Sunday, January 16, 2022

There are not any pets allowed, but some people might have pets. A nearby shelter called Interfaith Shelter(River/Americana) might allow people to have pets.

Sunday, January 16, 2022

  • Posted by on Jan 21, 2021

    Have not been there but in need of there service i'm 60 years old, how do I get in?

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