Who We Are 2017-11-03T23:08:46+00:00

UMOM is people like you

“From the very beginning, there has been a single driving force behind everything we do: the fundamental belief that every human being, no matter his or her status, deserves dignity, respect and a home. We spend every day working to make that vision become a reality.”
– Darlene Newsome, CEO

Explore Our History
It happened
out of
nowhere. It
could happen
to anyone.
Thank you for
not giving up
on me.

Founded in 1964, UMOM is located in Phoenix, Arizona and is an innovative provider of shelter, housing and services for people experiencing homelessness.
Every night we provide safe shelter and supportive services for over 170 homeless families throughout our continuum of services. We also offer nearly 300 units of affordable housing across the Valley, each with special Program Centers for residents.

We helped 269 parents find jobs through our employment services.

We provide healthcare services, childcare, job training and services for veterans.

More than a job.
It’s our passion.

UMOM New Day Centers is an extraordinary place where committed people can have a real and positive impact on the comunity.
Meet our leadership team and learn more about professional opprotunities with UMOM.

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I witnessed kids personally evolving in the program. Kids become more confident. They learned to control anger and to reengage with their families.

I want to help