Need Shelter Resources?

CONTACS (COmmunity NeTwork for ACcessing Shelter)

For help in locating an emergency, homeless, or domestic violence shelter in Maricopa County.
A CONTACS operator will answer your call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The operator will provide current information about available emergency and transitional beds in Maricopa County.

(602) 263-8900 or 1-800-799-7739 
24 hours a day, seven days a week
Voice & TTY
The following also is provided in Spanish. Lo siguiente también es provisto en Español.

What is CONTACS?

CONTACS is a 24-hour, bilingual, hotline that provides up-to-the-minute shelter bed availability for victims of domestic violence and homelessness. CONTACS has a direct connection to over 70 domestic violence and homeless shelters in Maricopa County. These connections provide instant and updated information on bed availability. CONTACS will connect domestic violence victims and homeless persons to the appropriate shelter that has available beds.

Other Resources in Maricopa County

UMOM Family Shelter 602-275-9852
3333 E Van Buren St
Phoenix, AZ 85034
House Of Refuge   Sunnyslope 602-678-0223
Men’s Shelter
9835 N. 7th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Watkins overflow (Central   Arizona Shelter Services)
This is a last resort for single women and families when there are no other   shelters with openings. Watkins provides breakfast, dinner and a place to   shower.
1120 W. Watkins
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Ecumenical Chaplaincy for the Homeless 602-417-9853
The Chaplaincy assists homeless people in replacing lost, damaged or stolen identification documents, including birth certificates.
1125 West Jackson St.
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Greater Phoenix   Interfaith Hospitality Network 602-294-0222
Day Shelter for homeless men, women and children
546 E. Osborn Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85012

Whole Life     Foundation 602-254-6553
Shelter for Men
338 N 15th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Lamplighter 602-254-5282
Shelter for men, women and children1945 W Van Buren St
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Central AZ Shelter   Services 602-256-6945
Emergency Shelter for Men, Women and Families1209 W Madison St
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Lodestar Day Resource   Center 602-393-9930
Day shelter and job resources for families and single men and women
1125 W Jackson
Phoenix, AZ 85007The list above is not a complete list of shelters in the   Valley, please visit for a full list of shelters and transitional homes in Maricopa County.

Transient Services (Ticket to Home)
235 S. El Dorado
Mesa, AZ 85202