The Emergency Lodging program meets the physical and spiritual nightly housing needs of up to 100 homeless men, women and children from the surrounding communities of San Joaquin County.
Note: an addition 50 overflow beds year-round are available for men using the Chapel.
Dinner is served to guests and the local community. Overnight guests also receive breakfast before departing in the morning.
Guests enjoy optional nightly chapel services put on by laymen from local churches who declare God’s forgiving grace through traditional and contemporary services.
The Rescue Mission operates a safe place for individuals to come rest, practice fellowship, use a public bathroom, and get cold water during the day. Individuals may rent a locker for $5.00 per month which gives them a place to secure personal items.
Clothing is available to those in need. Clothing is free of charge with no income verification.
Guests may apply for admission into the New Life Program. See separate description within the PROGRAMS tab.
We are the oldest operating low-barrier shelter in San Joaquin County for over 83 years!
We are the oldest operating low-barrier shelter in San Joaquin County for over 82 years!
The Gospel Center Rescue Mission, Inc. is a ministry to the people of San Joaquin County where the homeless and addicted in our community are presented the opportunity for spiritual, physical, emotional restoration and equitable inclusion through the love of Jesus Christ.