AFFORDABLE HOUSING SOLUTIONS
RENT AND UTILITY ASSISTANCE
Homelessness is an epidemic that is reaching communities all across Arizona. Rising living costs, unaffordable housing, and unemployment are putting countless households over the brink. Countless families and individuals are sleeping on the streets, or in their car, right now. To help, A New Leaf offers compassionate programs that directly address these heartbreaking challenges.
people experienced homelessness last year in Maricopa County
Call these hotlines for emergency placement at a shelter.
East Valley Men’s Center
A New Leaf’s East Valley Men’s Center provides shelter and support services to single men, the largest homeless population in Arizona and the population that struggles most to find assistance.
La Mesita Family Homeless Shelter
The La Mesita Family Homeless Shelter is a 16-unit family shelter that provides a broad array of services to help homeless families with minor-aged children to become self-reliant.
West Valley Housing Assistance Center
A New Leaf’s West Valley Housing Assistance Center located in Surprise offers emergency housing in 7 apartment-style units to families and individuals experiencing homelessness.
Domestic Violence Shelters
A New Leaf provides shelter to survivors of abuse at confidential locations across the Valley, giving them safety, counseling, and more as they recover from the trauma of abuse.
Desert Leaf Apartments
Desert Leaf Apartments are a 19-unit permanent supportive housing complex, developed specifically to serve families or individuals experiencing homelessness, domestic violence, or severe mental illness.
Freedom Through Housing
A New Leaf’s Freedom Through Housing Program provides housing assistance to those being released from prison into Maricopa County. This program helps to reduce challenges to housing and employment.
La Mesita Apartments
La Mesita Apartments have 110 units of housing that act as a long-term solution for low-income families, giving them a safe place to call home while they work toward stability and financial security.
MesaCAN Rent and Utility Assistance
To help those most at risk of crisis, A New Leaf provides rental assistance to those facing eviction, as well as utility assistance to households facing utility shut-off.
Rapid ReHousing provides direct financial assistance, case management, and support services to stabilize and serve individuals and families who are currently homeless or living in emergency shelters.
Tenant Based Rental Assistance
A New Leaf’s Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) program is a rental assistance program for those who currently are, or at-risk of, homelessness.
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