HOPE, the City of Tempe's Homeless Outreach Team, provides help for those who need it most.  HOPE offers crisis intervention, advocacy services and limiited transporation to local homeless service providers. 

If you are aware of someone who is homeless in your neighborhood or near your place of business, please contact the HOPE team at 480-350-5846.  HOPE is available from 7:30am - 4:30pm weekdays; if you leave a message, your call will be returned as quickly as possible.  When leaving a message, please be sure to give the location of the individual/family and a brief physical description.  HOPE will make every effort, including repeated attempts, to provide services to those in need.

If you are interested in supporting our efffots, please contact Theresa James, City of Tempe Homeless Coordinator, at 480-858-2360 or theresa_james@tempe.gov.  HOPE works closely with other service providers in Tempe including:

  • Tempe Community Action Agency
  • Tempe Salvation Army
  • Tumbleweed