YouthHope Housing


YouthHope Housing is a safe and affordable housing program for former foster and homeless youth ages 18-24. It qualifies as a SILP (Supervised Independent Living Program) and is education based.

YouthHope Housing Mission statement is to confront homelessness and destroyed dreams in underserved youth. We cultivate our youths' potential through safe, stable housing, education and connecting through relationships. YouthHope's Housing builds a better future, one life at a time.


What you can expect from us:

- Safe and affordable housing in Redlands, CA

-Independent living with peers in your own home that is geared to meet college-age needs

-Educational support and resources

-Life-skills training

-Outings and activities

-A personal mentor to provide friendship and support on your journey

-Access to medical and dental care

-Access to professional counseling

-A program director, resident assistant and your own network of resources and support


What we would expect from you:

- High School Diploma, GED or Hi-Set is required (Our drop-in center can help you complete this if needed).

- The commitment to attend college or vocational training full-time: Our staff will help you find your calling and connect you with resources for success.

- Pay rent: Rent starts at $125 a month and is on an income dependent sliding scale (Our Job Training Program can help you meet these requirements).

-Willingness to work with the Resident Assistant (RA) and other like-minded youth in establishing a positive and supportive home.

-Commitment to work 10-20 hours a week. A work ethic and a paycheck are keys to advancement.

-Drug Free: Random drug tests are a part of the program

Does This Look Like a Good Match for You?

If so,

fill out and submit your application below, or download an application below and send to P.O. Box 7803, Redlands, CA 92375

Once we receive you application, we will set up an interview and determine if your goals and our program are a match.

For questions or more information, contact:

Heidi Mayer

YouthHope Executive Director

(909) 793-2345

YouthHope Housing Application

Housing Application

YouthHope Housing Program Aplication Update (pdf)