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Transitional Housing in Minneapolis

Transitional housing programs provide more long-term housing (up to about 2 years) after you leave an emergency shelter and help you move into more permanent housing. There are usually life skills and education classes that you need to participate in. Contact these agencies in Minneapolis to find out more. 

For single adults

Alliance Apartments
719 16th Street East
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: (612) 630-3600
Services: Offers transitional housing for adult men and women who are single and homeless. Also provides job services and community service work that is a part of the housing program. The Alliance Apartments do not allow drug and alcohol use. Learn more about the Alliance Apartments .

For families with children

FACT Program (Fathers and Children Together)
2507 Fremont Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55411
Phone: (612) 529-9267
Services: Offers low-cost, safe transitional housing for fathers who have custody of their children.

The Family Program
Lutheran Social Services
2414 Park Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: (612) 871-0221
To apply for the program, you need to call Rapid Exit: (612) 348-9875
Services: Provides transitional housing (called The Family Program) for families with one parent or both parents and up to 3 children. Families can stay in the program for up to one year. To be eligible for transitional housing:

  • Your family must have stayed at a Hennepin County shelter at least 2 times in the last 12 months;
  • You need to get a referral from Rapid Exit.

Learn more about services offered at the Lutheran Social Services.

Mary’s Place Transitional Apartments
Sharing and Caring Hands Center
525 North 7th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Phone: (612) 338-4640
Services: Offers transitional housing at Mary’s Center for families. Take a tour of Mary’s Place . Also provides emergency shelter, showers, meals, clothing, financial help with transportation and rent deposits, medical care, and more. Learn about Sharing and Caring Hands Center .
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Sabathani Community Center
Family Resource Program
310 East 38th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55409
Phone: (612) 821-2350
Services: Provides a transitional housing program for homeless families. Also offers support services to help families move into permanent housing. Learn more about the Family Resource Program .
Hours: (Housing Office) Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm

Wayside House Incarnation Program
2120 Clinton Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: (612) 871-0099 or (612) 872-7747
Services: Offers a transitional housing program in the Whittier neighborhood for women who are recovering from drug or alcohol abuse and their children (under age 6.)

ZOOM House
3244 Blaisdell Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Phone: (612) 825-2825, extension 3
Services: Offers a transitional housing program for families. Also offers support services to help families move into permanent housing. Learn more about the Zoom House.

For youth

The Bridge      
2200 Emerson Avenue South (at the corner of 22nd Street and Emerson Avenue)
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Get directions to The Bridge.

Emergency Help Line: (612) 377-8800 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Office Phone: (612) 377-8800
Services: Offers emergency shelter for youth, ages 10 – 17 who are homeless or have run away from home. Provides a transitional living program and permanent housing that includes support services for homeless young people, ages 16 – 21. Also offers family counseling. Learn more about The Bridge .

Project Foundation North
1708 Oak Park Ave North
Minneapolis, MN 55411
Phone: (612) 522-1690
Services: Provides emergency and transitional housing for teens and young people, ages 14 – 20 who are homeless. Also offers life skills classes.

Project Solo
2222 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: (612) 874-1936
Services: Offers transitional housing for homeless teens ages 16 – 19. Also provides education and independent living skills classes.
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 9:30 am – 8 pm; Friday, 1 – 4 pm

For women

St. Stephen’s Human Services
Kateri Residence
2211 Clinton Ave. S, 55404
Phone: (612) 871-0477
Services: St. Stephen’s Kateri Residence provides safe and sober housing to American Indian women in recovery from chemical dependency. Kateri blends traditional recovery methods such as AA and the 12 Step Program with a focus on American Indian culture and spirituality as a means of healing. Call 612-871-0477 or click here 
for more information.

To find more transitional housing in Minneapolis, contact the:
Tubman Family Alliance
3111 1st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Phone: (612) 825-3333
Services: Offers help to find transitional housing in Minneapolis.

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