(928) 910-1089

The need for homeless services in Prescott is tremendous. The Agape House receives an average of 20 calls each month from families requesting housing and assistance. They are families living on friend’s couches, living in the forest, in parking lots, and trying to manage a family while their ‘home’ is a car.

Last month, with one Agape House apartment available, the Agape House team interviewed three families and selected one for the program.

The newest Agape House family is a single mother with two teenagers. The family has spent the last year in domestic violence shelters, living on family members couches, and recently lived in a local temporary shelter.

As she moved into her Agape House apartment, she quickly made it home. “Everything is amazing, definitely in nesting mode. You all are beyond amazing and this place feels like HOME, thank you”.  The mother is currently facing health issues, navigating car problems, and is searching for a job. Through this journey, she trusts that God is at work and is excited about her future. She is incredibly grateful for the love, support, and encouragement from the Agape House staff and volunteers.

Her story is not an isolated incident, as October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Our prayer at Agape House is that we see individuals fleeing Domestic Violence situations as strong, brave, and courageous people seeking what is best for their children and themselves!

Please consider partnering with Agape House to rebuild and transform the lives of families in Prescott.

Do You Need Help?

    Do You or Someone You Know Need Help Today? Here are some area resources that specialize in helping people.

    Obtain help today. Other area housing resources available:

    PASS, 928-778-5933- Women, Children, and Families
    YTGRM- 928-443-8779, Women and Children
    Project Aware- 928-778-7744, men’s shelter
    Stepping Stones, 928-445-HOPE Domestic Violence
    U.S. Vets, 928-583-7204, Assists veterans with housing and resources
    NazCare, 928-442-9205, mental health & dual diagnosis specialties
    House of Hope in PV, 602-390-1542, Housing & Care for Elderly
    Big & Little Kids Book www.yavapaikidsbook.com
    Crisis Network, Eviction Prevention www.crisisnetwork.org

    Other Area Resources:

    Salvation Army, 928-778-0150
    CCJ: Coalition for Compassion & Justice, 928-445-8382
    Catholic Charities, 928-778 2531

    Phoenix Area Resources for Families

    House of Refuge in Mesa, AZ, 480-988-9242
    Phoenix City Mission, Men 602-346-3390  Women: 602-688-6219

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