Need Help?

What defines home? 

At Room In The Inn, home is made from tangibles and intangibles. Shelter. Respect. Food. Independence. Family. Safety. Health. Love. Support. Room In The Inn’s mission is to provide these to you our neighbors struggling with homelessness every day.  Room In The Inn offers emergency assistance, transitional support and permanent solutions in collaboration with more than 50 other agencies and over 190 congregations.

Programs and services include:

Crisis Support 

  • Day Shelter & Emergency Winter Shelter

  • Veterans’ Drop-In Center
Rent & Utility Deposit Assistance

  • Jail Alternative for the publicly intoxicated in partnership with Metro Police


  • Documentation Assistance

  • Meal Program
  • Transportation Services

  • Personal Care Services, Supplies & Laundry Services

  • Address/Mail Services & Telephone/Internet Access


  • GED Program & Accredited Associates Degree Program
  • Literacy Programs & Lending Library

  • Workforce Development
  • Computer Skills, Creative Expression & Life Skills Classes
  • Alcohol & Drug Education & Referrals

  • Daily Spiritual Reflection


  • Recuperative Care for the Medically Fragile
  • Housing for those Awaiting Alcohol & Drug Treatment Programs

  • Transitional Housing for the Chronically Homeless

  • Transitional Housing for Veterans

  • Short-Term & Long-Term Storage

  • Secure Document & Medication Storage

Long-term Solutions 

  • On-Campus, Permanent, Affordable Housing

  • Case Management & Supportive Counseling

  • Employment Search & Placement Assistance

  • Long-Term Communities of Support