Programs

Boys House
Short and long term residence that provides counseling and skill development for up to 14 boys age 13 to 18.

Homeless Youth Intervention Program

Provides reunification of homeless youth ages 14 to 18 with their families or assists youth with obtaining housing when reunification is not possible.

FOCUSED(Focused On Community, Unity, Success, Education & Development)
Transitional, independent living that includes skill development for up to 12 boys ages 16 to 18.

Open Hands Program
Short and long term residence that provides intervention, counseling, and skill development for up to 12 youths ages 11 to 18 and their families

Outreach
Mobile outreach services to homeless youth
ages nine to 22.

Pappas Place Drop-In Center &
Extended Outreach
Drop-In Center services and case management for homeless youth ages nine to 22.

START(Supported Transitional Apartments, Resources, & Training)
Apartment subsidizing and independent living skill development for up to 12 homeless youth ages 17 to 22. Can also accommodate babies or toddlers.

The Learning Center
Provides educational/vocational assistance and job development services to youth in our programs.

Tempe Youth Resource Center
Drop-In Center services and case management for homeless youth ages nine to 22 in the East Valley.

Young Adult Program
Transitional, independent living for up to 15 homeless youth ages 16 to 18 that includes skill development. Can also accommodate up to five babies or toddlers.

Collaborations

Family Builders
MAJC Day Treatment
Marley House
Royal Palm Project

How To Contact Us

Administrative Phone Number 602.271.9904
Administrative Fax Number 602.271.0240
Website http://www.tumbleweed.org
E-Mail Address nfisher@tumbleweed.org
24 Hour Crisis Hotline Number 602.841.5799
For event and donation information call Nikki 602.271.9904
For volunteer information call Erin 602.271.9904

Board of Directors
Janet Garcia 0 Executive Director

Executive Board
Kathryn McCormick 0 President
Maricopa County Attorney's Office
Ted Dick 0 Vice President
Department of Public Safety
Bob Hanson 0 Treasurer
Robert Hanson & Associates
Donna Beringer 0 Secretary
Wells Fargo

Immediate Past President
Joseph M. Boyle
Hagen, Bohm, Boyle & Jones, P.C.


Board
Antoinette Farmer
The Frankfort Group LLC
Bob Fitzgerald
HiRise Service
Toby Gerst
Superior Court Commissioner
Koko Kuzmanoff
Murro Consulting Inc.
Tom Leander
Phoenix Suns Productions
Arlee Reach
It's All About Time
Shelley Riley-Kraus
MaintenanceMart
Marcia Taplin
Arizona Corporation Commission
Tom Wagner
The Wagner Partnership

Advisory Board
Art Cunningham
Cunningham Real Estate
Ted Engdall
Sanitors Service
Chris Hamill
Atkinson, Hamill & Barrowclough
Reed Mittelstaedt
PriceWaterhouseCoopers
Rich Seminoff
Summit Global Partners
Martha Warnock
Russ Lyon Realty

Newsletter Staff

Editors- Nikki Fisher & Erin Patrick
Contributors- Janet Garcia & Joel Laurin
Printer- Bradley Printers

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