Karis’ mission is to establish and maintain housing projects and programs in Mesa County with a particular focus on assisting low-income, homeless individuals and families who want to move aggressively towards self-sufficiency.
Brief description of services provided
Karis serves homeless, unaccompanied youth ages 13-24 in Mesa County through Emergency Shelter, Street Outreach and Drop-in Center, Transitional Housing, and Permanent Supportive Housing. All Karis programs are designed to help homeless youth reach HOME: Housing that is safe and stable, Ongoing positive relationships, Meaning through education and employment, and Emotional, physical, and psychological well-being.
Type of organization
Day Shelter or Drop In Center
Emergency Overnight/Homeless Shelter
Housing Assistance Program
Youth Specific Care
24/7 Crisis phone number:
County-specific services available
Adults, Unaccompanied minors
Ages served - specifics
LGBTQ+, Individuals experiencing homelessness, Human trafficking survivors, Survivors of DV-SA-IPV
Language Line Support, English, Spanish
Services provided if legal status is unclear
Hours of Operation