Dorothy Day House

Location + Mailing Address

714 8th Street South, Moorhead, MN 56560

Hours of Operation

We are open 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Visitor Services

Visitor Services: No appointment necessary; walk-ins welcome.

Visitor services are available every day of the week  10am-5pm
These services include: showers, laundry, and support services.

Saturday Sunday (shower only no laundry) from 10am  5pm


Our emergency shelter is for men only; however, men, women, and children who are experiencing homelessness can use our visitor services.

Seeking Shelter: Call any of the local shelters; you will be asked a series of questions and placed on a community waiting list. You will be contacted when a shelter bed opens up at one of the local shelters.

Dorothy Day Food Pantry


1308 Main Avenue, Moorhead, MN 56560

Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation: Food baskets are distributed Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30p – 7:45p and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1p – 2:45p.


Clients can come once a month to receive a full food basket. No appointment necessary; walk-ins welcome. Please bring your food pantry card if you have one.

Dorothy Day West


2820 Bluestem Drive, West Fargo, ND

Hours of Operation

Monday and Wednesday from 3pm – 4:30pm or until all food boxes have been distributed.


In 2009, we entered a partnership with Holy Cross Church to provide an additional site where people can access food! This supplemental food pantry site distributes Daily Bread items received through Great Plains Food Bank. It is open Monday AND Wednesday from 3pm – 4:30pm or until all food boxes have been distributed.  Clients can come once a week to receive services.

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