Durham Rescue Mission
1201 E. Main Street
Durham, NC - 27701
Homeless Shelter for Men
The Durham Rescue Mission provides food, shelter and other programs and services to the homeless men of Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill through our men’s program.
By offering safe shelter, three meals a day, clean clothing, Biblical counseling, financial planning, vocational training, GED/education and employment assistance, we’ve helped mend the shattered lives of many homeless men since opening in 1974.
We have approximately 267 beds available, with a max of 312 beds including mats for emergency situations and currently house an average of 270 men a night.
Prospective Client Check-In Information
Photo ID Required (State/ Out of State/ DOC) – if photo ID is not available, clients are required to have a printout of a police/sheriff’s criminal history report.
Must be able and willing to do chores (40 hours a week)
No sex offender of any type (pending, charged, registered and/or any other sex related offenses) will be permitted to check in.
Must be willing to abide by all rules, regulations, and policies established by the Durham Rescue Mission.
The following will be provided – shelter, food, clothing, and biblical counseling.
If you or someone you know is in need of assistance at our men’s shelter in Durham, NC, please call 919-688-9641 ext. 5034.