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More than 40 programs breaking the cycle of homelessness and poverty.

OUR SHELTERS REMAIN OPEN DURING THIS TIME.

Lydia House / Women & Families

2809 N 20th St E
Omaha, NE 68110

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 Transitional Shelter are taken by individual appointment by contacting Ronda Nelson at 402-829-1545 or rnelson@opendoormission.org.  

Garland Thompson Men’s Center

Walk-ins accepted
2705 N 20th St E
Omaha, NE 68110

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.

(402) 829-1500 ext. 2100 (ask for staff on duty)

New Life Recovery Program

This Bible-based 12-step residential program is committed to providing men, women, and families with the tools needed to become self-sufficient community members. Families and Single Women Contact Steve Frazee: (402) 829-1534 lh-director@opendoormission.org Single Men Contact Pat: (402) 829-1555 gtmc-director@opendoormission.org

Journey to Work Program

Residential Work program focused on personal development, money management, job training, and educational skills. Families and Single Women Contact Steve Frazee: (402) 829-1534 lh-director@opendoormission.org Single Men Contact Pat: (402) 829-1555 gtmc-director@opendoormission.org

Permanent Supportive Apartments

Waitlist available for families. Two and three bedroom apartment rentals for families desiring to live independently in an affordable, stable, supportive, sober-living community.

For more information, please contact Ronda at (402) 829-1545 or rnelson@opendoormission.org.

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.

For more information, please contact Ronda at (402) 829-1545 or rnelson@opendoormission.org.

Monday-Sunday

Hot Lunch
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Hot Dinner
6:15 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Garland Thompson Men’s Center
2705 N 20th St E
Omaha, NE 68110

Due to COVID-19, our shuttle schedule has been limited to 3 suttles a day, as follows

Van departs Open Door Mission:  Monday – Friday 12:00 p.m.

7 Days a week:  4:30  p.m. and 7:30 p.m. pick-ups at 14th & Douglas

For a current schedule call (402) 829-1571

Until further notice, the Open Door Mission’s 3 Outreach Centers (Timberlake, Elkhorn, and Council Bluffs) are closed.

The health, wellness, and safety of the food-insecure communities that Open Door Mission serves, as well as our employees, partners, agencies and volunteers is of prime focus to us each and every day. As we prepare for the anticipated spread of COVID-19 throughout the Heartland, Open Door Mission takes seriously our mission to continue to provide food resources to those most in need, conducting food distribution, food collection, and food supplies management upholding the safest and most sanitized and efficient best practices.

See above for information regarding our upcoming drive-thru service days for food pantries. Please call 402-422-1111 for updates.

Call (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 three Outreach Centers. To receive assistance, bring a current photo ID, proof of address, social security cards for your household. **This institution is an equal opportunity provider:  http://www.fns.usda.gov/sites/default/files/cr/Nondiscrimination-Statement.pdf 

Timberlake Outreach Center & Council Bluffs Outreach Center Services
2107 E Locust St • Omaha, NE 68110

Until further notice, the Open Door Mission’s 3 Outreach Centers (Timberlake, Elkhorn, and Council Bluffs) are closed.

Tuesday – Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday – CLOSED TO SHOPPERS
Friday – Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday – Monday Closed

We have chosen to close on Sunday, the day most widely recognized as a day of rest, in order to allow our employees more time for worship and family.

Elkhorn Family Outreach/Donation Center
1620 N 203rd St • Elkhorn, NE 68022

Council Bluffs Family Outreach/Donation Center
1612 Avenue D • Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Thanks to the generosity of the community Open Door Mission is able to facilitate the following in June.
Furniture and Appliance Give Away

 

Mondays in June while supplies last!
 
By Appointment Only!
 
One adult per household admitted to the shopping floor per appointment. 
 
Absolutely, no children permitted. 
 
In accordance with the CDC, you must bring and wear a face mask when entering the Timberlake Outreach Center while on the shopping floor with staff. 
 
You must have a vehicle at the time of appointment to transport the items chosen. The furniture you choose must fit securely in the vehicle without being tied down. 
 
Please email furniture@opendoormission.org for an appointment.
 

Call for instructions and available items: (402) 829-1560

Only at: Timberlake Outreach Center
2107 E Locust St
Omaha, NE 68110

Innovative and free classes for successful career development and employment.

Daniel: (402) 829-1552
danderson@opendoormission.org

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