Nonprofits answer call for affordable housing

North Central News, the voice of the north central Phoenix community, published its July issue today with a cover story addressing the metro [...]

Mayor Gallego’s State of the City highlights need for affordable housing

Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego is a longtime advocate for people experiencing homelessness. UMOM was honored when the Mayor joined us back in March for the opening of [...]

2019-06-26T09:08:44-07:00Homelessness, News|

Arizona ranks 46th for childhood well-being: affordable housing is a pressure point.

(Courtesy Cronkite News Service) By Tim Royan, Cronkite News PHOENIX (Cronkite) – Arizona scrapes along the bottom of the nation in children’s well-being, [...]

Squeezed Out of Affordable Housing

For more than a generation, the greater Phoenix area has been among the most affordable places to live in the U.S. The evidence is in the data: [...]

Thanks to Parsons Foundation, Powerful Program Gets a $1.1million Boost

There’s science to back it up: Rapid Re-housing has been shown to be one of the most effective ways to help families exit homelessness permanently. Now, UMOM [...]

2019-05-21T09:42:04-07:00Homelessness|

Invisible homelessness: Families and youth are hard to see, hard to count

You walk by a parked car and notice that it’s packed full of personal stuff – clothing, a backpack, maybe a blanket or sleeping bags. You may [...]

2019-04-11T00:21:38-07:00Homelessness|

YOU DID IT! Nearly $70,000 will go to ending homelessness!

You made Arizona Gives Day a tremendous success for families, women and youth experiencing homelessness! Here at UMOM, we were very fortunate to have an anonymous donor [...]

UMOM opens new affordable housing at 19West!

It was a festive morning celebrating an important change in north Phoenix: the grand opening of UMOM New Day Center’s latest affordable [...]

A New Day for Employment at UMOM

Here at UMOM we believe that employment + housing = ends homelessness. In order to better assist the families, single women and unaccompanied [...]

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