HopeWorks News and Events

We are proud to have been selected as a Bezos Day 1 Families Fund leadership award recipient! The Day 1 Families Fund supports organizations that are moving the needle on family homelessness. We plan to use this generous investment to rapidly re-house up to 100 families experiencing homelessness in Albuquerque [...]

2019-11-21T16:43:52+00:00November 21st, 2019|

ABQ The Magazine: Outreach and Abraham Placencio

Abraham Placencio spearheads one of the most active outreach initiatives in Albuquerque as the outreach caseworker of St. Martin’s Hopeworks intensive outreach program. Every day, Placencio and his team head across the city from the street corners to locations commonly labeled “not fit for human occupation” – the storm [...]

2018-01-11T22:37:51+00:00December 5th, 2017|

Mission Story From CRT

Even the smallest steps in the right direction can make a difference. When “Phillip” entered HopeWorks' CRT program, his mental health problems were completely un-managed. Phillip was dealing with bipolar disorder, which was exacerbated by a traumatic brain injury he had suffered. He had great difficultly controlling his emotions and [...]

2018-11-02T22:20:59+00:00April 10th, 2017|

Mission Story From Outreach

      The Winter Shelter houses over 300 individuals seeking shelter in the coldest months of winter.  HopeWorks seeks to support the residents and staff at the Winter Shelter by providing necessary services and referrals for clients in need of assistance.  These services include performing Coordinated Assessments, Medicaid and SNAP enrollment, [...]

2018-11-02T22:14:00+00:00March 20th, 2017|