We Need Winter CoatsOur clothing closet has precious few winter coats. We are in need of coats, hats and casual shoes in all sizes.Learn More
Brick CampaignPurchase your Memorial Brick and we will send you a personalized certificate to present to your loved one. Your brick will be displayed in the new Firehouse Ministries Shelter.Learn More
Yellowhammer X Firehouse T ShirtsWe are pleased to have been chosen to take part in the Yellowhammer Creative "Locals Series." If you missed the pre order, we have a limited number of shirts for sale here at the shelter. They are $25 shipping included. Simply click the button to go to our donation page, and specify your size and mailing address in the information box.Learn More
The Firehouse Shelter
Firehouse Ministries serves more chronically homeless men than any agency in the state of Alabama. Founded in 1983, we operate the broadest, most comprehensive continuum of services for not only Birmingham’s homeless but, for those experiencing homelessness in surrounding areas, as well. We offer meals, street outreach, employment readiness workshops, literacy skills, life training skills and a clothing closet to approximately 5,000 of our city’s most desperate citizens yearly. Firehouse Ministries provides housing for homeless men with 215 beds at 11 sites throughout the city of Birmingham. Additionally, we offer a day program wherein any person- man or woman- can come to the shelter for a meal, a shower and clean clothing as well as permanent supportive housing to 24 men with documented serious mental illness.