St. John's Lutheran Church
1276 White Street
Dubuque, IA 52001
The Guest House - where the homeless feel at home
•An emergency and immediate homeless shelter for single men
• A warm bed and a place to shower each night
•A seasonal, overflow shelter, open from November to May when the demand for shelter exceeds the number of available beds in other Dubuque agencies
November 1st through April 30th, seven days a week, including holidays;
6:00 pm-7:00 am.
The Open Closet - a free, retail shopping experience
• A store open to the public in need
• Items within are given on a first-come, first-served basis, completely free of charge
• Donations of clothing, shoes, and some household items accepted and stocked by the Open Closet crew
First and third Saturday of each month
9:00 to 11:00 am.
The Open Closet accepts:
» clothing & accessories in all sizes for men, women, children, & babies
» variety of small housewares
Donations are accepted:
» Tuesday and Thursday mornings
» 1st & 3rd Saturday mornings
» By appointment
The Open Closet serves over 4000 people each year; and the Guest House now provides over 1300 bed/nights each season.
At Almost Home Dubuque we serve and support our neighbors in need through two outreach ministries.