Downtown Y Residence Program offers support services, transitional housing to men and women in need.
The main objective of the Downtown Y Residence Program is to offer assistance to adults in need of stable and independent living while helping them to obtain services from community agencies or government programs. The Residence Program also offers affordable housing for college students, those who choose to live and work in downtown, and for retirees on a fixed income.
The multi-story residence features a women’s only floor with 17 single rooms; and four men’s only floors with 123 single rooms. Each room is furnished with a twin bed, a desk, mini-refrigerator, and small closet. Common showers and bathrooms are located on each floor. Other amenities include a lounge area for reading or watching TV, wi-fi, microwave, distilled water, and coin-operated washers & dryers. Also included in the program is access to the gym facilities.
Centrally located in downtown Phoenix, the Downtown Y is easy access to the Valley Metro Light Rail and city bus depot. Also within walking distance is Arizona State University’s downtown campus, Chase Field, Talking Stick Resort Arena, CityScape, Arts & Entertainment district and multiple restaurants and eateries.
Click Apply Today to start your application, members will log into their existing YMCA Accounts, if you are not a member please follow these steps:
- Click Register
- Enter your Email or Phone Number
- Click “Sign Up”
- Select Lincoln Family YMCA
- For Choose Your Membership – Select Non-Member at the Bottom
- Proceed with your account creation
- Once your non-member account is created return here and click Apply Today again to be brought to begin your application with your new non-member account.
Membership is not required for application.
A few of our residents shared their stories and housing program experiences. Listen to what they had to say.
Live and Play at the Y in the heart of Downtown Phoenix
The Downtown Y is located at 350 North 1st Avenue, Phoenix 85003 and is across the street from the Metro Light Rail and city bus depot. Also within walking distance is Arizona State University’s downtown campus, Chase Field, Talking Stick Resort Arena, CityScape, Arts & Entertainment district and multiple restaurants and eateries.
Monthly Rate – $505
Security Deposit – $200 ($100 is a non-refundable security deposit)
Application Fee – $60 non-refundable
(includes a required criminal background check which takes 24-48 hours)
Administrative Fee – $40 (due at move-in)
For information, please call 602-257-5138 or email LincolnDowntownResidence@vosymca.org.