Last updated May 4, 2022 0 Comments 0

Open Door Mission

Emergency Shelter Open 24 Hours a Day
Seeking Emergency Shelter, please call us at: 402-422-1111

Lydia House / Women & Families

Emergency and transitional services for single women & families in need of assistance. Food, shelter, clothing, and other basic needs are provided. Case managers guide women & families through opportunities for life change the first steps toward preventing future homelessness. Special services provided for children, domestic violence, and family reunification.
Call (402) 829-1531 for shelter availability. Ask for staff on duty.
Applications for the Lydia House are also accepted at 1:00 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday, except holidays and Omaha Public School weather closure days.
2809 N 20th St E
Omaha, NE 68110

Garland Thompson Men's Center

Provides emergency services for men in need of immediate assistance. Food, shelter, clothing and other basic needs are provided and each man is offered an opportunity for life change through resource case management, which provides the first steps toward preventing future homelessness. Special services provided for Veterans.
Walk-ins accepted
2705 N 20th St E
Omaha, NE 68110
(402) 829-1500 ext. 2100

Life-Changing Programs
New Life Recovery Program
Bible-based 12-step residential program committed to providing men, women, and families with the tools needed to become self-sufficient community members.

Journey to Work Program
Residential Work program focused on personal development, money management, job training, and educational skills.

Rental Housing
Permanent Supportive Apartments
Waitlist available for families and single women.  Two and three bedroom apartment rentals for women and families desiring to live independently in an affordable, stable, supportive, sober-living community.

Single Room Occupancy Rentals
Waitlist available for single men & male Veterans.  Independent-affordable-long term rentals located in a stable, supportive, sober-living community focused on the needs of single men and Veterans.

Free Hot, Nutritious Meals for the Hungry and Homeless Prevention Programs for the Poor and Needy
Hot Lunch
11:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m.
Hot Dinner
6:15 7:00 p.m.Garland Thompson Men's Center
2705 N 20th St E
Omaha, NE 68110

Furniture & Appliance Assistance
(402) 829-1560
Call for instructions and available items.
Only at the
Timberlake Outreach Center
2107 E Locust St
Omaha, NE 68110

Homeless Prevention Programs
(402) 829-1510
Free clothing, shoes, toys, household items, diapers and food pantries. Some USDA foods are used in food pantries.  (USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.)  Resources are provided once every 30 days throughout all four Outreach Centers.To receive assistance, bring a current ID and proof of address.

Click on image!
Click on image!
Click on image!
Click on image!
Open Door Mission IG
Click on image!

Shelters near Open Door Mission

Jacob Rand Day Room

Last Updated Ago Added Jan 25, 2010

Omaha, NE, 68108

Questions & Answers

Have a question? Ask now. Get answers from the shelter and users like you.
Know the answer to a quesiton? Help others out by responding.

If you have stayed in this shelter, how was your stay?

Is this a safe shelter to stay in?

Do they accept pets at this shelter?

Do you have any advice for those wanting to stay at this shelter?

How long can you stay here?

Leave a comment

Rate this Shelter

Select a rating (required)


Food Banks

We list thousands of soup kitchens and food banks all across the nation.

Douglas County Homeless Shelters

See All Shelters in Douglas County.

Free Dental Care Clinics

Search for public housing and affordable housing options now.

Free Rehab Centers

Find free and low cost drug rehab and alchool detox treament centers

Free Mental Health Centers

Find free mental health treament centers

Cities Nearby