homeless in Minnesota

Homelessness in Minnesota has decreased for the first time since 2006. Young people are most at risk of experiencing homelessness and African Americans and American Indians face a disproportionate risk of homelessness.

key findings from Wilder Research

holiday season volunteering

Volunteer with family or friends this holiday season. Opportunities for ages 12+ with adult.

holiday volunteers

be an ambassador

Show your support for People Serving People with our new team clothing. A portion of sales proceeds benefits the children and families we serve.

buy team apparel

warm hearts and hands

Brrr…as the temperatures drop, hand warmers help keep our guests warm as they often navigate the city on foot or public transit. Drop off at 614 3rd Street South, Minneapolis.

wish list

People Serving People helps homeless and at-risk children and their families manage crisis situations and build a strong foundation for their long-term success.

People Serving People is the largest and most comprehensive, family-focused homeless shelter in Minnesota. We envision a community in which all children have the stability and support they need to develop their full capacity to thrive.