MICAH House was established in 1986 as an emergency family shelter with a mission to provide a safe and nurturing environment with support services for families and individuals experiencing the crisis of homelessness.
Through a network of services, MICAH House provides support and security to individuals who are uncertain about their future and are worried for the safety and well-being of their children. Families and single women who enter MICAH House are provided an array of services including nutritious meals, counseling resources, an on-site health clinic, and a trauma-informed (BUDDY) play program.
- In 2022, we served 728 individuals experiencing homelessness, served 34,729 meals and provided 33,500 nights of shelter.
- In 2022, 50% of our clients were from Nebraska and 32% were from Iowa. 351 were children.
- The second floor is a single women's only shelter that can shelter 26 women at a time. First floor is for families and has 23 individual rooms.