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Restoring Dignity: Davenport Hotels Partner with UGM

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Embracing Life’s Twists & Turns: A Path of Hope in Recovery

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UGM Connect: Renewing the Mind, Rewiring the Brain

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“Thank you for your support, all that you do, your prayers, for keeping our doors open.”

- Phil Altmeyer,
Executive Director

Events

Upcoming and ongoing events

UGM Connect

UGM Connect

Renewing the Mind, Rewiring the Brain

Coeur d'Alene
Friday, May 17, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Coeur d'Alene Women's Recovery
196 W Haycraft Ave., CDA

Spokane
Friday, June 7,
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Men's Shelter & Recovery
1224 E Trent Ave., Spokane
Connect-Registration

Volunteer
Overview

Volunteer Overview

 Times & Locations


Spokane

• First Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m.
• Second Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m.
• Third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m.

Coeur d’Alene

• Second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
• Fourth Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. 

For more information, or to sign up for an overview, please do so here.

Register

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Life Recovery
Commencement

Life Recovery Commencement

Come to hear the stories of the men and women who’ve finished UGM’s 18-month Recovery program and cheer them on as they take their next steps toward lifelong recovery.

June 25  |  6:30 p.m.

Valley Assembly Church
15618 E Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley, WA

No registration required. Come in person or watch the livestream on Facebook.

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 Shelter needs*

Frida Baby nasal aspirator

Vicks vapor rub

Actin Tinactin (Athletes foot cream)

Superfeet shoe insert

Bandaids

SPOKANE

Plain tomato sauce

Tomatoes (crushed and diced)

Pasta noodles

Cheese (sliced and shredded)

Salad dressings

 

 

COEUR D'ALENE
 

String cheese

Yogurt cups

Fruit snacks

Ground beef

Ketchup

Mayo

Enchilada sauce (red & green)

Baked beans

Creamer

Half & half

Black olives (sliced)

Salsa

Paper plates

 
  
  Please see our Food Donations Guidelines.

Underwear

Belts

Deodorant

Razors

Toothpaste

Tylenol

Advil

 

Laundry pods (non-perfumed and non-Tide due to allergy)

Nail clippers

Dryer sheets

Diapers (Size 4 & 5) 

Baby Wipes

Shampoo / conditioner / body wash / lotion (travel size)

 Toothpaste

Empty, travel size bottles (to fill from bulk bottles)

Brushes, large toothed combs, hair picks

Razors

Tweezers

Chapstick

Adult Diapers

Flip flops (all sizes)

Towels, hand towels, wash cloths

Outdoor heavy duty children toys  (ex. Little Tikes outdoor playground equipment, outdoor slide, picnic table, garden tools for children, etc.)

Boogie wipes

Baby wipes

Bottled water

Spiral notebooks / journals

Popsicles & ice cream

Fruit snacks

 Bike helmets (all sizes)

Diapers (size 5 & 6)

Baby wipes

Laundry pods

Gift cards (Costco & Safeway)

Instructions:

*Mark your donation specifying the shelter.

Drop off at:
1224 E Trent Ave., Spokane, WA or
196 W Haycraft Ave., Coeur d'Alene, ID


Monday through Saturday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Donation Guidelines

“It was that same day that I started to feel hope.”

- Johanna, former Crisis Shelter resident

Educational resources

FREE E-BOOKS, TIP SHEETS, AND OTHER DOWNLOADS



Printable - Need Help Cards Free e-book - Lessons from a Homeless Shelter Video - Breaking the Cycle Free tip sheet - How to Help a Panhandler Free e-book - Homelessness 101

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