Phoenix Transitional Housing Program

Program Manager
Phoenix House
703 E. Hartson Avenue
Spokane, WA 99202
Who is eligible

For an applicant to qualify for the Phoenix Transitional Housing Program, the following is required:

  • Supportive of recovery based housing
  • Income to cover monthly service fee
  • Pass background screening (examples that may lead to denial include open warrants, sexual offenses, arson history, violence against children or vulnerable adults)
  • Eligible Medicaid or Non-Medicaid with income not exceeding 220% of federal poverty level
  • Actively engaged in behavioral health treatment with housing supports
  • Referrals must come from behavioral health provider; providers should review the Phoenix Transitional Housing Program PDF icon suitability criteria.
How to apply

The behavioral health provider needs to complete the Phoenix House Referral Form crisis plan, treatment plan and any reasonable accommodation documents, and send them to our confidential fax at (509) 232-7085.

About the Phoenix

The Phoenix transitional housing program provides transitional housing (up to six months) for individuals with behavioral health conditions while they work on obtaining permanent housing. Spokane County owns the building and sponsors the program, and Pioneer Human Services operates the program.  

The Phoenix is a weapons and drug-free facility, and marijuana is not allowed.

  • 40-units with 39 studios and one 1-bedroom apartment
  • Smoke and vape free
  • Family friendly property
  • Secured access, staff present 24-7
  • Coin-operated washers and dryers onsite
  • Units include bed, stove, refrigerator
  • All units have private bathrooms
  • Walking distance to bus line
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor picnic area
Low monthly service fee in accordance with the resident agreeing to the following:
  • Individuals must be actively looking for permanent housing
  • Maximum stay is six months but we ask that residents work with their case manager to find housing as soon as s/he is able
  • Weekly check-ins and room inspections
  • Residents may earn a positive rental reference by timely service fee payments, neighborly conduct and following Phoenix transitional housing program community rules
Rents and Fees
  • Monthly service fee of $350-$375 (2019 rates)
  • There are no other fees

The Carlyle

Resident Services Supervisor
206 South Post Street
Spokane, WA 99201
Who is eligible

Applicants need to agree to the following:

  • Supportive of recovery based housing
  • See PDF icon housing application for required documentation
  • Pass background and credit screening (examples that may lead to denial include open warrants, level three sexual offenses, arson history, recent or multiple evictions)
  • Please Note: We do not accept reusable tenant screening reports
How to apply to Carlyle Housing

NOTICE: This location is currently not accepting applications. Please check back/call the site for updates. Thank you for your interest in Pioneer Human Services housing!  

Please complete the Housing  PDF icon application forms and submit them in-person with fee and required documentation at:

206 S. Post Street
Spokane, WA 99201



The Carlyle is an affordable multi-family housing program located in the historic and elegant former Carlyle Hotel. Studio and one-bedroom apartments occupy the building with permanent supportive housing services offered onsite. The Carlyle promotes an environment conducive to recovery and is a low-barrier housing program for individuals with conviction histories. 

The Carlyle also houses an interim housing program for veterans experiencing homelessness; for more information please contact Healthcare for Homeless Veterans at 509-462-2500 or visit 504 E. 2nd Street in Spokane.     

  • 74-units with 61 studios and 13 one-bedroom apartments
  • Smoke and vape free
  • Secured access; staff present 24-7
  • Utilities included in rent; central air conditioning
  • Coin-operated washers and dryers onsite
  • Community television room with cable and phone services
  • Units include bed, microwave, refrigerator, dresser, table and chair
  • All units have private bathrooms with shower
  • On bus line and in walking distance to community services
Rents and Fees
  • Application fee $35
  • Rental amount for studio apartments $545-$605 (2020 rates)
  • Rental amount for one-bedroom apartments $650 (2020 rates)
  • Refundable deposit equal to 1-2 times rent (based on screening); refunds are based on satisfactory completion of lease agreement and condition of unit
  • Nonrefundable deposit $100 (for cleaning and administration)
  • Pet deposit $50 non-refundable and $100 refundable per animal; exotic pets and dogs exceeding 50 lbs. prohibited
  • Please Note: We only accept money orders or bank issued checks – no cash or personal checks