ABQ StreetConnect Report Released

ABQ StreetConnect Report Released

A new report that analyzes the initial outcomes of Heading Home’s street outreach program has been released and the results are very promising! ABQ StreetConnect was created in August 2017 “to provide intensive, individualized, housing-focused service navigation to...
Lobbying for Change

Lobbying for Change

Thanks to the New Mexico Coalition to End Homelessness (NMCEH) for organizing homeless service providers in engaging their representatives at the 2019 legislative session. Annually, NMCEH leads volunteers and service providers in dialoguing with legislators about...
WEHC Gets Funding Extension

WEHC Gets Funding Extension

The Westside Emergency Housing Center (WEHC), which typically shuts down seasonally on March 15th, is now funded to operate through the end of June.  Heading Home thanks Mayor Tim Keller and the City’s Department of Family and Community Services for pushing for...
A Month of Community Engagement

A Month of Community Engagement

January saw huge engagement from supporting organizations and businesses in the community. Heading Home thanks Walgreens, Nusenda and the Doug and Duran morning show on Magic 99.5 FM for investing in Heading Home. Walgreens presented Heading Home with a $12,000 check...
Home for the New Year: A Visual Story

Home for the New Year: A Visual Story

A resident at the Albuquerque Opportunity Center’s 24-hour respite program got more than a new outlook at the start of this new year – he got housing! Jack had been a resident in the respite program for months recovering from a hospital stay and ongoing health issues....
Peer-to-Peer Holiday Cheer

Peer-to-Peer Holiday Cheer

Housed neighbors, staff and volunteers gathered this week for our monthly Peer-to-Peer Luncheon with a special holiday twist. Our housed clients, who we call neighbors, shared stories of gratitude and encouragement with the group while volunteers prepared a holiday...