As we express our GRATITUDE,
we must never forget that
the highest appreciation
is not to utter the words,
but live by them.
John F. Kennedy

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Stepping Stone Emergency Housing

Stepping Stone Emergency Housing is Anoka County’s only youth & adult homeless shelter, and one of Minnesota’s most trustworthy non-profit organizations. In a dormitory-style setting, Stepping Stone provides a primary, yet temporary, “home” to 66 men and women, as young as 18 years old.

Stepping Stone offers a safe and secure place to live, giving guided support for each of our resident’s individual needs. With high expectations and personal accountability each resident is held to the highest standards for their own personal growth and development. Learn more about our unique Anoka County homeless shelter.

Information For Our ResidentsCommunity Outreach & Involvement

Our Location

3300 4th Avenue North
Cronin Building #14
Anoka, MN 55303
Phone: 763-323-7006


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Stepping Stone Emergency Housing is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization. 100% of your donation is tax deductible. Upon receiving your donation, you will receive a donation letter which will also serve as your donation receipt.

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News & Events

"Giving a hand out only solves homelessness for a day.
At Stepping Stone, we gave a hand UP so that our residents never need to experience homelessness again. "

– Kevin Martineau, Stepping Stone Executive Director

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Metro North Chamber

Charities Review Council

North Metro Mayors Association