Howard Kokomo Rescue Mission Kokomo

321 W. Mulberry St
Kokomo, IN 46901

765-456-3838 Visit Website
Class of Housing/Services: Transitional Housing

General Information:
Emergency shelter and transitional housing for men, women and children.Provides crisis shelter. Single women or families enter Open Arms through a five night crisis shelter program. After this, guests may choose to join a program called "GROWING." This program requires a commitment from the woman to set reasonable goals toward independent living and to actively pursue those goals. Or, she may choose not to stay at Open Arms. Following completion of the WINGS program, single women may qualify for an additional six month stay in the TRANSITIONS house at 401 W. Mulberry St. Women in the TRANSITIONS program must be active in a church, have a job and transportation. They pay 30% of their income in rent to get ready for living independently. They continue to have responsibilities in the house, and are accountable to the Women's Ministry staff. Fees may apply for this Transitional Housing resource. Contact Howard Kokomo Rescue Mission with the contact information we provided to get full details. Oftentimes you can apply for sliding scale fee payment or other options if you are low income. You will need to speak with them to see if you qualify.


Helpful Definitions For Howard Kokomo Rescue Mission Kokomo:
Transitional housing is affordable supportive housing designed to provide housing and appropriate support services to persons who are homeless or who are close to homelessness. The transition is to help them be more self sufficient to move towards independent living on their own. Transitional housing locations are oftentimes called Halfway Houses. The naming of the two (Halfway House OR Transitional House) is oftentimes interchangeable.

Many Transitional Housing programs are subsidized and are income based. Income based transitional housing generally charges 30% of your income for rent when you do have income. Contact the transitional housing facility to see if this applies.

Services provided at transitional housing facilities varies from substance abuse treatment, to psychological assistance, job training, domestic violence assistance, etc. The assistance provided varies, but it is generally affordable and low cost housing. Read the descriptions of each of the transitional living locations for more detailed information. Transitional housing facilities also may or may not assist with alcohol and/or drug substance abuse treatment.

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