Our Program

Homeward Bound is here to support those seeking emergency shelter while providing services to put them on the right track to their forever home. 

Housing Program

Welcome Home! At Homeward Bound, we provide more than just shelter.
Our central Phoenix campus hosts 76 fully-furnished apartments and a number of program resources to provide the utmost comfort for our residents and ensure their success! 
  • Beautiful Green Belts
  • Fitness Stations
  • Playgrounds
  • Employment Bound & Beyond Employment Center
  • Coin Laundry
  • Affordable Child Care
  • Library
  • Teen Center
  • And More!
Families requiring housing assistance must contact the Family Housing Hub at 602-595-8700 for housing support and shelter placement. 

To Login to HB University click here. Contact housing services for any questions about accessing the HB University Portal. 

Adult Services

Families entering the Homeward Bound program team up with a Case Manager to develop a plan for their next home. Each Homeward Bound family has access to a variety of supportive services, including housing navigation, workforce development, and educational courses to support them on their journey. 

  • Case Management
  • Emergency Pantries
  • Financial Literacy
  • Resume Development
  • Education and Employment Assistance
  • Housing Navigation
  • Parenting Classes
  • Domestic Violence Education
  • Credit Repair

Workforce Development

The first step out of homelessness and toward self-sufficiency as a family unit is solid employment. Our goal is to get parents into long-lasting career positions. 
  • GED Classes
  • Job Training
  • Job Market Monitoring
  • Resume Building
  • Access to Computers and Internet
  • Private Interview Rooms 

Youth Services

A healthy balance of work and play to achieve confidence and build resiliency!
  • Daily afterschool programming
  • STEAM-based learning opportunities
  • Mentoring and peer relationship building 
  • Skill building activities 
  • An emphasis on social-emotional growth
  • Community Garden 
  • Reading Center
  • Teen Center
  • Strong Foundations Learning Center
  • Playground/Intramural Sports
  • Daily Healthy Snacks

Homeward Bound

2302 West Colter Street

Phoenix, AZ 85015


Mon – Fri:   9am to 4pm

Sat – Sun:  Closed

Contact Us

Tel: (602) 263-7654
Fax: (602) 265-4006

Tax ID

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Our tax ID is 86-0660875

Homeward Bound provides accessibility to information, participation, services and employment for handicapped persons. Information is available for the hearing impaired by calling 602.261.8899 (TDD). Homeward Bound will not share or sell any donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. It is the goal of Homeward Bound to implement equal opportunity policies for all applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual preference, familial status or veteran status. In addition, Homeward Bound is committed to providing program participation with reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants with disabilities.