Providing Shelter Is What We Do

Humility of Mary Shelter is always open.

Emergency Shelter

Shelter bedroomHumility of Mary Shelter, Inc. operates an overnight emergency shelter, making 60 beds available for adults who face an urgent housing need. The overnight facility is open from 6:00 pm until 8:00 am daily. Participants in this program can store their their belongings in the secured facility during daytime hours. Circumstances allow some with identified needs to extend their emergency stay.

Day ShelterHumility of Mary Shelter manages a day shelter for those who participate in their shelter program from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm Monday through Friday. This program provides both Humility of Mary Emergency Shelter participants a safe, climate-controlled and monitored environment.

The day shelter offers an indoor common space that’s furnished with tables and chairs. A telephone is available for free local calls. The local newspaper is available as well as a listing of current employment position openings in this locality. As donations permit, coffee and snacks are typically available at no cost. An outdoor patio area on the grounds provides space for socializing. HMSI offers an off-street parking lot and a bike rack.

Outreach Team

tentHumility of Mary Shelter’s Outreach Team extends a regular presence to assist those living on the streets, by the river, in vehicles or in abandoned buildings in the community. The Outreach Team brings food, water, hygiene items, clothing and bedding. The Outreach Team also brings information for housing, healthcare and meal sites. It connects individuals on the streets with community resources and opportunities for safe housing in the Quad City Area.


To serve the multiple needs of a wide range of people who experience homelessness, we provide a variety of programs. Our posted privacy policy applies to all program participants.


View/download Humility of Mary Shelter’s privacy policy [PDF].