Please... be our Guest! Life happens. If you are in need of a warm bed, a warm meal and some warm personalities, we are here for you. The Dorothy Day Hospitality House is a temporary homeless shelter conveniently located in downtown Rochester, Minnesota within walking distance to Mayo Clinic, buses and community resources.
Beds are available to Guests on a first come, first served basis.
We require identification, sobriety (we test), and a willingness to abide by the House Rules.
Guests can stay up to 14 consecutive days and nights.
There is no limit to the number of stays, however, the waiting time between stays is 2 months.
We have 23 beds in 6 dormitory style rooms. Each room has between 3 and 8 beds.
The house is open from 4 PM to 9 AM and closed from 9 AM to 4 PM; 365 days a year.
We primarily serve adults ages 18 and over, but we occasionally have room for small families.
We provide two meals a day - breakfast and a hot dinner served nightly by individuals & groups.
We have toiletries and some gently used coats and accessories available, if needed.
We also have laundry facilities available.
Goods and services are provided to guests free of charge by our generous donors and volunteers.
We are here for you: 703 1st Street SW Rochester, MN 55902 (507) 282-5172 firstname.lastname@example.org
Guests may stay from 4 PM - 9 AM. Visitors are welcome from 7 PM - 9 PM and from 7 AM - 9 AM.