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  • Rescue Mission - Downtown Tacoma Campus
    425 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA 98402

Men's Shelter

Agency: Rescue Mission

425 South Tacoma Way
Tacoma, WA, 98402 Map
Phone: (253) 383 - 4493
Hours: Sign in: 3:30pm
Office: M-Th, 8am-4:30pm; F, 8am-2pm

Service Description

Provides 70 beds in a dorm area. Additional cots and mats made available during cold weather.
As well as accommodating seventy men at night, the facility accommodates day sleepers who work night shifts.
Extended stay is possible for men who have jobs and who are trying to become self-sufficient.
The Good Neighbor Cafe is on site and offers free breakfast and free supper.
Other services at the Downtown Tacoma Campus include
 - free showers and hygiene items,
 - free laundry facilities,
 - mail service,
 - and a free clothing room open Monday through Thursday from 1pm-4pm.


2-1-1 Populations: Convalescents
Access: Wheelchair accessible
Days of the Week: Friday; Monday; Saturday; Sunday; Thursday; Tuesday; Wednesday
Focus Populations: Disabilities and Health Conditions; Offenders; Older Adults; Single Men; Young Adults
Hours of Service: Available after 5pm; Weekend Hours
Languages other than English: Samoan; Spanish
Payment options: Free


Must be at least 18 years of age and be homeless.

Application Instructions

Walk-in to receive services. Shelter opens at 3:30pm, and people need to be there at 3:30pm to reserve a bed.



Business Hours

Office: M-Th, 8am-4:30pm; F, 8am-2pm Challenge Learning Services Orientation: 1st W of every month, 1pm Breakfast: 6:30am daily Dinner: Su-Th, 5pm-6pm; F Sa, 6pm-7pm

Area Served

Pierce County


Telephones: types, numbers and hours
Main (253) 383 - 4493
Challenge Learning Services (253) 383 - 4469
Fax (253) 383 - 0142

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