Pioneer Transitions House

Neighborhood: Conway / Lake McMurray

Contact: Joseph NagelPioneer Transitions House
Pioneer Transitions House
1011 Digby Road
Mount Vernon, WA 98274
Phone: 360-336-0116
Cell: 360-927-6533
Fax: 360-336-0117

Monthly service fee / Process fee: 30% of income, if resident has zero income than the service fee is zero.


  • 8 Bed transitional program (4 of the 8 residents need to have documented Mental Health diagnosis and 4 need a documented Chemical Dependency diagnosis)
  • Housing is approved month to month with a maximum stay of 6 months
  • Pioneer Transitions housing provides supportive services through case management connecting providers in a common place for a common goal in support of our residents’ transition and to improve their quality of life
  • One meal will be available daily and all residents will be offered an opportunity to participate in therapeutic preparation of community meals for the house

Who is eligible

  • Individuals must be homeless at entry
  • Exiting jail, hospitals, crisis centers, or inpatient treatment facilities
  • 18 years or older male or female
  • Past history of residency in Skagit County
  • Required to pay a service fee of 30% of their income, or zero with no income
  • Residents must be committed to compliance with case management and individual case management plans for more permanent housing

How to apply

Complete a Pioneer Transitions House referral form   and submit to Joe Nagel by fax at 360-336-0117.

* All referents will be notified via email about pending openings within the program. Referrals need to include in fax:

  • Resident info sheet
  • Referral doc (2 pages)
  • Copy of ID
  • Verification of homelessness
  • Verification of income