About

The Homeless Prevention Center is located at 26th & O St. in Lincoln, Nebraska.

The Homeless Prevention Center makes items such as food, clothing, personal care needs, furniture and household goods available at no charge to the poor and near homeless of Lincoln.

Many of the people coming to the Prevention Center are living at or below the poverty line. They include people who are unemployed or under-employed, physically and mentally handicapped, refugees, those struggling with affordable housing, and/or unable to earn a living wage. We estimate that 12 to 15% of our city's population is living in poverty. The Prevention Center also makes clothing and shoes available to homeless guests staying at the Mission Shelter.


HPC Hours:

SHOPPING HOURS:   
Monday & Friday
9:00am-11:30am & 1:30pm-4:00pm
Wednesday
9:00am-11:30am
4:00pm-6:00pm for employed and college students

DONATION DROP-OFF HOURS:  
Monday-Saturday

8:00am- 5:30pm
Sunday
Noon-5:30pm


Contact the HPC:

General Questions:
402.475.6888

Furniture Pick Up Line:

402.475.6892
 


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Did you know? 
 

In 2011, the Mission distributed 1,080,000 pounds of food (bread, produce, fresh meat and canned goods); 436,107 articles of clothing; 10,609 pieces of furniture; and 460,233 household items. These efforts helped over 20,000 unduplicated Lancaster County residents. That's 10% of the Lincoln population!

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PCM served over

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