New Heading Home Program Engages Highest Utilizers

New Heading Home Program Engages Highest Utilizers

Heading Home’s newest program, ABQ StreetConnect, is targeting people experiencing homelessness throughout Albuquerque who are the highest utilizers of emergency services. In collaboration with hospitals and emergency responders, the program is creating a client...
Welcome to Our New YAV

Welcome to Our New YAV

Heading Home welcomes Kim North as our new Young Adult Volunteer (YAV)! YAVs spend a year with local organizations “working to address root causes of poverty and reconciliation… in intentional community with peers and mentors.” Kim is a senior at the University...
Labor Day BBQ at AOC

Labor Day BBQ at AOC

Heading Home celebrated Labor Day with our clients and staff at the Albuquerque Opportunity Center (AOC) men’s emergency shelter. On certain holidays, our AOC residents stay in during the day due to the lack of services available throughout the city. Heading...
New Home Team Volunteers Receive Training

New Home Team Volunteers Receive Training

On Saturday, August 18, Heading Home welcomed a new round of volunteers to our Home Team program. Home Team volunteers engage with our newly-housed clients with the sole purpose of socializing and helping with the transition from the streets into a new living...
Sandia National Labs Invests in Heading Home

Sandia National Labs Invests in Heading Home

Heading Home is extremely grateful to have received a $25,000 gift in July from Sandia National Labs Foundation in their continued support of our work to help those most in need in our community. This gift will go to directly assisting families and individuals we’ve...
Community Education Event a Success!

Community Education Event a Success!

On Thursday, February 19th, Heading Home co-hosted a community education event with The Cathedral of St. John. The purpose of the event was to bring folks together to learn about homelessness and talk about interacting with members of our society who may be affected...
A Year of Commitment

A Year of Commitment

July marked the end of a year-long journey for Audrey Taylor, our Young Adult Volunteer (YAV). The ABQ YAV program is part of a nationwide faith-based year of service for young people. YAVs parnter with local agencies in “working to address root causes of poverty and...