Everyone deserves a place to call home.

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This form has up to 19 questions and will take approximately 4 minutes to complete.

Why should I fill out this form?

Because no one should face homelessness alone.

If you’re facing housing or economic instability, we can help. Our expert team will support you in securing stable housing and/or employment of your choosing.

How long does this process take?
The form takes just under four minutes to complete. Once completed, you will be able to schedule an appointment within three days, with a Solutions Specialist at a time that works for you

Still have questions? Check out our
Frequently Asked Questions Page here.

How it works

A clear pathway of support.

What is a housing crisis?
Those experiencing a housing crisis may be residing outdoors, in their car, or at a park, staying in an emergency shelter, motel, or hotel. Those at risk of losing their housing are also experiencing a housing crisis. 

Who We Are

Committed to building a stronger community.

We help you identify a safe place to stay while partnering with you to find solutions to resolve your homelessness.

We match you to employment options that meet your needs, setting you up to retain housing, grow your income, and enhance your quality of life.

We work in tandem with the G.R.A.C.E. Network to connect you to essential resources while ensuring your privacy is protected.

We are attentive listeners and solution-oriented thinkers, working in creative ways to explore all resources and options available.

“I’ve learned that no matter how difficult it may be, or how independent you may feel, it’s ok to ask for help sometimes. Because when I asked for help, it literally saved my family.”

Who We Support

Connecting you to housing and economic security.
Community Housing Connect is a free service to residents of Kent County, MI
We’re proud to serve:
Veteran Families
We’re working to expand our reach to serve all residents of Kent County. If you do not meet the criteria for Community Housing Connect, visit one of the resources below or view our expanded resources page.

What we’re NOT:

  • Another waitlist
  • A temporary solution
  • Emergency shelter

Still have questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions Page here.

Contact & Resources

Because no one should face homelessness alone.

Not Eligible?
If you are having a housing crisis and don’t meet the qualifications for Community Housing Connect, please contact the United Way 211 for immediate referral assistance.

Immediate Risk or Danger
If you or a family member are experiencing violence in the home and you need immediate assistance, call 911, or the National Domestic Violence hotline at 1-800-799-7233.

Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one?
Connect with the Veterans Crisis Line to reach caring, qualified responders with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.

Youth in crisis
The Bridge of Arbor Circle is a safe shelter program for youth, ages 10-17, who are facing homelessness or considering running away. In the middle of a crisis, The Bridge offers youth a stable and accessible place to stay. Call 616-451-3001

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Targeted Outreach Portal

Community Rebuilders is partnering with the City of Grand Rapids to address the housing needs of persons who are sleeping on the streets. Members of the Targeted Outreach Team may use this portal to assist persons residing in geographically targeted areas in accessing supported solutions.