Changed Lives

Alarming Amount of Students Homeless in Yavapai County

Today we open the local Daily Courier newspaper to an article reporting the alarming amount of homeless students in the Prescott area. There are 487 homeless students across Yavapai County, 325 of them attend school in the Chino Valley Unified School District, 87 go...

What Is Agape House of Prescott?

Agape House of Prescott provides individual housing for homeless families so they can stay together. Most area programs that serve the homeless population split between gender and age, which is highly respected and well perceived, however there is also a growing...

Arizona Gives Day is Coming Up!

Each week I usually share a story of a life that was changed by Agape House.  In fact this week, another family has moved into a home!!  We are elated for this family!!  They are being moved from horrible living conditions to a true home! It isn't a secret, this type...

Building Confidence One Life at a Time

What do you think of when you think of helping the homeless? What does that look like to you? Maybe you vision the individual getting help with their physical needs, possibly receiving a stack of blankets, maybe a cot to sleep on, and a warm meal. Those are all...

Homeless During a Snowstorm

As I sit here in our warm house during Prescott’s ‘Snowmagedon of 2019’, I can’t help to think what it would be like if I didn’t have a warm bed, abundance of heat, food to last for weeks, coats, and a sturdy car to navigate through the storm. Worse yet, what if I...

Beautiful Story of Making Lemonade out of Lemons

We are fortunate to have a variety of options for higher education in the Prescott area. Options such as the highly rated Yavapai College, Prescott College, NAU, and Embry Riddle are all in our own backyard. A college education is beneficial in many ways, and the...

The Pathway to Independence

At Agape House of Prescott we believe in walking side-by-side individuals through the Pathway to Independence. We diligently work to transition families who are in crisis, to a life that is stable and prosperous. As you can imagine, there are multiple stages of...

Future Changed For Single Homeless Father

If you want to have a humbling moment, just Google “What is it like to be homeless” and your screen will be filled with stories from people who have at some time in their life endured being homeless. Stories about how they would sleep in their car that they would park...

How Do We Help the Families?

We often get asked ‘How?’  How do we help the families? How do we permanently change their lives instead of just giving them a temporary fix? How do we teach them skills to go forward in life? The answer is that we walk through life with them, love on them, share the...

Together We Can Provide Hope, Love, & Housing To Our Local Families!

Keeping Families Together Through Transitional Housing