A Strategic Gospel Focus Throughout Each Step
of the Journey

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Open Door Shelter

Open Door Goal: To move guests to a more positive destination within 28 days

Men’s Ministry Center: 166 S. River Avenue | 616-928-3413
Family Hope Ministry Center: 356 Fairbanks Avenue | 616-928-3469

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Pathway Shelter
Gateway Pre-Program

Pathway Goal: To help guests find a job, stay employed, save money, make positive changes, & gain permanent housing in 120 days

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Gateway Program
Discipleship & Vocation Training

Gateway Goal: To help guests overcome life barriers (drug abuse, criminal history, or chronic homelessness) & nurture Christ-centered change through 40-weeks of classes, coaching, discipleship, & real-life work training & experience

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Transitional Development Program (TDP)

TDP Goal: To help guests continue their journey of spiritual, relational, educational, & vocational development through a one-year program which culminates in a secured job & a positive future

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Transitional Housing

TH Goal: To provide a one-year supportive transitional housing program for graduates of the Gateway Discipleship & Training program.

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Permanent Supportive Housing

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