Grand Rapids, MI Homeless Information Forum

Welcome to our Grand Rapids, MI information forum. I have added some questions for you and posted them below.

The goal is to compile as much local information as possible for those who are homeless and need food or homeless resource assistance in Grand Rapids.

If you are familiar with Grand Rapids and the homeless situation, please answer the questions below as fully as possible. Let's build a useful resource section that only you and those intimately familiar with Grand Rapids will know.

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Are You Currently Homeless In Grand Rapids, MI? Help Us Find Out Where To Find The Best Homeless Resources In Grand Rapids, MI

User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2017-12-30 09:25:58Have 40 year old son who is bipolar and abuses alcohol and cannabis.he sporadically takes bipolar medication and therapy. He has been staying with his mom but this has ended. Suggestions on where he can get shelter
2018-01-01 13:49:58No im homeless in muskegon wit no were to go but grand rapids shelter
2018-04-19 20:18:55Staying in park
2020-02-19 19:41:45Motel 6 Plainfield Ave NE Grand Rapids Mi 49505

User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-01-01 13:49:58Not in muskegon thats why im heading to grand rapids for better help
2019-10-03 07:43:10Mel Trotter
2020-02-19 19:41:45No I don’t know of any

User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-01-01 13:49:58Last year my son got sick an had to go in an out of childrens de vos....i lost house my car an my i just need the right resorces to get back on my feet....but unfortunately muskegon doesn't have good resorceses ive ran out of options here....right now im stuck out side in the ah freind is willin to bring me to grand rapid witch is why im seekin help
2018-04-19 20:11:58Grandmother who has custody of two grandkids who were taken because i have no home.
2018-04-19 20:18:55Grandmother who has custody of two grandkids who were taken because i have no home.
2018-07-18 16:38:42I'm 22 years old just moved to Michigan from Indiana and I just had my son in June. Can't find housing because none is willing to help me.
2018-12-27 02:15:44I am homeless been living on street walking around till day Time fear this life style is killing me and am very scared every night please help as soon as possible
2019-04-01 19:54:43student in Grand rapids lease is up as of April 1 but have another place starting April 14, have no where to go until then but have to stay in Grand rapids to complete my last semester ending April 25th
2019-07-27 08:00:3133 & Pregnant & escaping a DV situation
2019-10-03 07:43:10I'm 52 new to GR my partner is homeless with me
2019-12-25 03:34:51Landlord gave us 30 day notice, cause of something are son did that didn't live there and held us accountable for it even thou we didn't do nothing son did abscess arrested...
2020-02-19 19:41:45Had to go to jail my landlord locked my apartment doors on me went to jail with the clothes on my back.. tired every other option I Have No where to go As of tomorrow late morning

User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-07-18 16:38:42Better and easier programs to help homeless people and better access to resources
2018-12-27 02:15:44More give on fundraising and volunteer jobs
2019-07-27 08:00:31more shelters
2019-10-03 07:43:10I think mentally ill need extra help.
2019-12-25 03:34:51More housing for people ...
2020-02-19 19:41:45Anything that fits each persons needs best to their situation

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