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