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Westside Emergency Housing Center

Westside Emergency Housing Center

The Westside Emergency Housing Center (WEHC) has around 300 beds and offers a safe and welcoming environment to men, women, and families experiencing homelessness in Albuquerque. While staying at the WEHC our guests have access to a computer lab,  showers, medical...

Landlord Relationships

Landlord Relationships

  Over the past ten years, Heading Home has cultivated relationships with hundreds of landlords. These landlords help our Albuquerque Heading Home team ensure our program participants remain housed. Our Housing Director, Dorothee Otero, focuses on finding...

Housing: The Solution to Homelessness

Housing: The Solution to Homelessness

  Since the start of the Albuquerque Heading Home housing initiative, we have known, that the solution to homelessness is housing. Covid-19 has made this even more clear. Almost a year ago at the start of the pandemic when it was no longer safe to house hundreds...

ABQ StreetConnect is Expanding!

ABQ StreetConnect is Expanding!

  Our ABQ StreetConnect program will be providing prioritized behavioral outreach for more of our vulnerable community members! ABQ StreetConnect is our specialized outreach team whose mission is to identify, engage, stabilize, and house individuals for whom...

Lexington Hotel Now Open

Lexington Hotel Now Open

  Families and individuals experiencing homelessness in Gallup, New Mexico, now have a much-needed place to call home. Heading Home has opened the Lexington Hotel, a 26-unit building that provides private rooms, shared common spaces and case management support! ...

New Core Values!

New Core Values!

What are Heading Home's Core Values? For eight months, a representative group of Heading Home staff and board members have reflected on that question. Five core values that will shape our organization rose to the top of the list. At Heading Home we value Deliberate...

Heading Home Board of Directors

Heading Home Board of Directors

We have a diverse group of board members who come to us with many different backgrounds.  Heading Home’s Board members are dedicated volunteers from a variety of organizations and businesses in the Albuquerque community. Board members are responsible for using our...

Support Heading Home Through Target Circle!

Support Heading Home Through Target Circle!

Heading Home is participating in the Target Circle giving campaign. You have the chance to help direct a portion of Target’s donation to making experiences of homelessness rare short-lived and nonrecurring in our community! Now through March 31, please vote for us...

Successful Donation Drop-Off Event!

Successful Donation Drop-Off Event!

  On Saturday, December 5th, as part of our Holiday of Hope campaign we hosted a Covid safe donation drop-off. It was a success! We are appreciative to everyone who stopped by! Besides toys for the kiddos we serve, we also received toiletries, blankets, gift...

J.D.’s Journey Home

J.D.’s Journey Home

  Each of our clients has a unique journey home. We are very proud of one guest, in particular, J.D.! He became a Heading Home client in June and soon after became known for making everyone smile. J.D. was a part of both the ABQ StreetConnect (ABQSC) program and...

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