HOUSING FIRST—Addressing Homelessness with Homes

HOUSING FIRST—Addressing Homelessness with Homes

HOUSING FIRST—Addressing Homelessness with Homes Central Arizona Shelter Services, among many other shelters across the country, utilizes a conceptual approach called Housing First in their housing policy. Innovated in the early 1990s by Dr. Sam Tsemberis, Housing...
PROJECT HAVEN II Update

PROJECT HAVEN II Update

The Plan for Project Haven II is Well Underway! As we’ve mentioned previously, we are in the process of purchasing the Phoenix Inn hotel in order to convert it into temporary housing for senior citizens in need. This new program will be modeled after our initial...
Heat Deaths Jump in Southwest United States, Puzzling Officials

Heat Deaths Jump in Southwest United States, Puzzling Officials

“The unsheltered homeless population in Maricopa County has risen every year by about 25 percent since 2014,” said Lisa Glow, chief executive officer of Central Arizona Shelter Services. “We have been turning away hundreds monthly who need shelter.”  CLICK HERE FOR...