Kalamazoo Overnight shelter - Oakland House Shelter
Short Term Emergency Shelter for hard to serve homeless. Call or walk in.
Kalamazoo Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
The KCMHSAS Housing Recovery Center (HRC) functions to assist individuals with finding and maintaining safe, accessible, and affordable housing. The HRC provides a broad array of housing related services focused on individuals with a mental health and/or substance use issue.
Services Available Include:
Outreach to individuals living in an emergency shelter or places not meant for human habitation
Initial connections and relationship building using a peer support model
Short term “shelter” at the Oakland House
Referrals to mainstream services including mental and physical health services, social services, transportation, expedited application for disability status, and permanent housing assistance
Direct assistance with setting housing goals and seeking and accessing all potential housing resources
Rental assistance payments
Post housing supports
For access to the Outreach Team, Oakland House Shelter, please (269) 532-1270.
For information related to KCMHSAS supportive permanent housing programs please contact Main Housing Line at (269) 364-6945.