Our Brothers Keeper is a shelter that provides temporary housing for those homeless and looking for safety or a place to stay as they transition into more permanent housing. Our shelter has reopened to guests as of October 1, 2020 and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with an 8:00 pm curfew for guests. New guests may register 7 days a week between 8:00 am and 8:00 pm.
The shelter is scheduled to close for the season on June 30, 2021.
Our Brothers Keeper features separate sleeping facilities for women and men as well as 3 rooms dedicated for homeless families. Guests are given clean bedding and limited storage for their personal belongings. In addition they have access to a fridge and microwave, provided 3 meals a day, a sitting area featuring computer use. Guests have access to agencies assisting in housing, employment, and health services.
“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me a drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me in.” - Matthew 25:35
February 15, 2020
Response to COVID-19
As COVID-19 continues to be a concern in Mecosta county, the OBK Board of Directors has made the following temporary changes in operations:
If you have questions or would like further clarification regarding these changes in our operations, please feel free to reach out by calling 231-629-8033 or email email@example.com.