Pairing affordable housing with supportive services

Latest NMSH News

August 4, 2016

2016 Ride for Dignity

Join NMSH as we bike along the beautiful TART trail starting in Traverse City and ending at Hop Lot in Sutton’s Bay for food and drinks! The Ride will begin at the Larkin Group Insurance building (13900 SW Bay Share Dr) at 10:30am. The trail will take bikers along the Leelanau TART trail for approximately 15 miles, where lunch will be waiting for them at Hop Lot Brewery in Suttons Bay (658 S W Bay Shore Dr […]
August 1, 2016
Homeless people sleep near the entrance to the McPherson Square Metro station.

“Housing first” approach works for homeless, study says

“A new Canadian study lends backing for a commonsense approach to moving people off the street that has been used in the District and other U.S. cities since the 1990s: Ensure that the homeless receive permanent shelter first, and their chances of achieving stability will increase.”
July 27, 2016
TC State Bank Dress Down Check

TC State Bank Supports NMSH Welcome Baskets

Traverse City State Bank employees donate $325 to dress down, helping NMSH provide Welcome Baskets for new tenants in their Permanent Supportive Housing Program.

Our Mission

Northwest Michigan Supportive Housing works to end homelessness by providing permanent supportive housing for individuals and families who struggle with mental illness in the Greater Grand Traverse Region. NMSH pairs affordable rental housing with supportive services to help households overcome barriers related to maintaining and sustaining their housing.

NMSH Serves Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Kalkaska, Benzie and Antrim Counties.

Thank you to our Community Partners!

Helpful information

Do you need support?

Northwest Michigan Supportive Housing works with the Northwest Michigan Continuum of Care to prioritize the most vulnerable individuals and families in the community for entry into NMSH’s program. If you are experiencing or facing homelessness or know someone who is please call the Northwest Michigan Continuum of Care’s Homeless Response System Intake at:

NMSH at 231-929-1309

How can you help?

NMSH appreciates all types of gifts to further its mission, including gifts of time and talents. If you are interested in giving to NMSH by means of volunteering or becoming involved with NMSH, please contact Executive Director Emma Moyer by email or by phone (231) 929-1309.

NMSH welcomes the time, efforts, and resources of dedicated individuals in our community.
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Participate in our Events

NMSH hosts 2 major events throughout the year:

Ride for Dignity Drive for Dignity

We are always looking for volunteers, riders and golfers to work with us to make these events possible and successful! For more information, contact NMSH at 231-929-1309 or contact us online.