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Shelter House

Shelter House

MORE THAN A ROOF AND A BED. Since 1983, Shelter House has provided safe shelter and helped people improve the quality of their lives. We began in an old home in Iowa City with a capacity of 29 sleeping spaces including beds, couches, and mats on the floor. Today, Shelter House runs a 70-bed shelter facility and three homes through which we provide permanent supportive housing. We focus on programs and support services including housing, employment, and mental health recovery that help hundreds of men, women, and children each year to get back on their feet. With you by our side, we are the catalyst and voice for systemic community change thr...

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Upcoming Events

Brake the Cycle of Homelessness
30 Jun

Brake the Cycle of Homelessness

Brake the Cycle riders combine their support to end homelessness with the joy of cycling. Be a catal...
Beat the Heat Splash
15 Jul

Beat the Heat Splash

As the dog days of summer arrive, Iowa’s heat index and humidity rise and so too do the expenses. Th...
BBQ Bash
21 Sep

BBQ Bash

Bring yourself and your appetite to the BBQ Bash, our annual fall shindig, on September 21. It’s a n...
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