Higher Ground Shelter

Open 365 days a year, the emergency homeless shelter near downtown Minneapolis offers a warm place to rest and spend nighttime hours. A light dinner and breakfast are served and shower facilities are available

  • 171 spaces
  • Hennepin County social services
  • Light dinner, breakfast, showers, some lockers
  • Healthcare for the Homeless, hours limited

Pay-for-Stay Shelter

The Pay-for-Stay facility offers 80 beds, lockers, linens, showers and access to employment resources to men trying to escape the streets. The money guests pay for shelter is held in trust to be used as rental deposits when they move into permanent housing. Pay-for-Stay is located on the second floor of Secure Waiting.

Phone: (612) 204-8552 x6323

  • 80 spaces
  • $7 per night
  • Fees held in trust for down payments for permanent housing
  • Light dinner and breakfast
  • Beds, linens, lockers and showers available
Daily, 5 p.m. – 10 a.m.


Higher Ground Shelter

165 Glenwood Avenue North

Minneapolis, MN 55405

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