NEW FACILITY UPDATE:

Where to bring your donations:

Clothing, furniture, household: continue to bring these items to our Thrift Store warehouse/sorting area in the alley behind the store & old Mission 10am-4pm

Food: bring to our new location, drive around to the back of the buildings, the center building is the kitchen/dining hall, ring the bell at the very back door and someone will come.

Financial donations or to speak with staff: drive into the parking lot at the front of the facility, and come to the Administration offices in the center building. 
     

Men and Women's Shelters:

Park in the front parking lot, the building to the left of the center Admin building is the Men's, the building to the right of the center Admin is the Women's. 
 
The majority of current services such as meals, chapel and devotion times, phone number, staff, and more remain the same. 

Please call us if you have any questions. And thank you to all who support the Gospel Mission and have helped make this wonderful new facility possible.

Services

The Mission provides services to anyone without regard for race, color, sex, disability, religion or national origin. We are an equal opportunity Mission. Our facility offers a safe and sober environment to those who are in need of our services.

All the services listed below are available for those staying in our Emergency Shelter and for the general public. In addition we also offer Biblical counseling to anyone in need.

Chapel & Devotions

Chapel services are at 7:00pm Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday; Bible Devotions are Monday - Friday at 8:00am in our dining hall. Biblical counseling is also offered. All these services are available for those staying in our Emergency Shelter and for the general public.

Meals

Meals are served in the Mission dining hall 3 times daily weekdays, and 2 meals Saturday & Sunday; the public is invited.

  • Breakfast: 6:30am Monday - Friday, and "Brunch" at 9:00am on weekends
  • Lunch: 12:00pm weekdays; none on weekends
  • Dinner: 5:00pm everyday

Emergency Shelter

The Gospel Mission provides shelter to the homeless; we are able to provide 45 beds for men, daily meals, showers, and clean clothing. Check-in at 6:00pm daily.

Our Women's Emergency Shelter is located at our main facility on Walnut Avenue. We are able to provide 8 beds for women, daily meals, showers and clean clothing.

The Gospel Mission also provides shelter to homeless women and children offsite of our main facility. We are able to provide 12 beds for women and children, daily meals, showers, and clean clothing.

Recovery Program

We offer an opportunity of change for those who want to overcome negative life controlling issues, learn to apply new principals in their lives and move from dependency to dignity and self-sufficiency. Our in-house, long term, Bible based Recovery Program for men and women focuses on Christian growth/discipleship, recovery from addictions, and restoring the individuals life to become a productive community member. This program is for those that are serious in wanting to make a change.

Our program classes are also open to the public and are Tuesday through Friday from 10:00 to 11:00am. Below are listed just a few of the classes we offer:

  • Understanding The Bible
  • Recovery from Addictions
  • Successful Christian Living
  • Love and Accepting Myself
  • Growing Through Failure
  • Study of book...The Purpose Drive Life...by Rick Warren
  • Contact us if you would like more information about our Recovery Program.

Temporary Assistance Program (T.A.P.) for Clothing, Furniture, and Household Goods:

We now offer our clients needed goods from our Thrift Store under an “Earn-It” model. We have partnered with Klamath Works with this new system and TAP recipients will be required to give back some of their time to programs at Klamath Works in order to “earn” the needed assistance.

The time required to give back is based on the dollar value awarded to approximately equating to minimum wage. For example, if you are awarded $10 of goods, you will give back 1 hour in one of our programs at the Klamath Works facility.

Here are the instructions after you qualify to receive your needed goods through our program:

  1. After receiving your TAP form take it to Klamath Works at 1930 South Sixth Street (2 blocks west of Klamath Open Door clinic, across the parking lot from the new Gospel Mission) Wednesday between 1 and 4 or Thursday between 9 and 4 for an intake and to be assigned your “earn-it” time.

    2.  Once the give back time has been completed at Klamath Works you can go back to the TAP room at the Gospel Mission Recovery Center Thrift Store on Fridays from                        1:00pm – 2:30pm to shop for your earned items.

  • Assistance can be applied for ONLY ON TUESDAYS from 1:00pm to 2:30pm in the new Gospel Mission facility at 1931 Mission Ave (located on the Klamath Works/SkyLakes campus at 1930 South 6th Street) in the center building which is the administrative offices. You may wait in the lobby and fill out the paperwork while you are waiting for your name to be called.

REQUIREMENTS TO QUALIFY:

  • You will need to show valid identification i.e., driver’s license, state I.D. card, military card, tribal card, or migrant worker card for all adults on the T.A.P. form.
  • If you need assistance with household items or furniture your must show your rental agreement.
  • Proof of family size must be shown to us from your food stamp program award letter.
  • If you need assistance with clothing for children that have been returned to you we must see a letter of proof from DHS.
  • Names and birthdates will be required for everyone listed on the T.A.P form

You will be able to shop at the Gospel Mission Recovery Center Thrift Store on Fridays from 1:00pm – 2:30pm  for your earned items.