Maya’s Place

Maya's Place MosaicMaya’s Place is a structured nine to twelve month transitional housing program at a fifteen bed apartment living site for women upon release from incarceration. Women participate in on-site therapeutic programming addressing substance addictions and mental illness, as well as, life skills education, group therapy, parenting, vocational training, holistic health services and community activities. All services are aimed at helping the women move toward self –sufficiency. Program rules and a graduated, goal driven level system, create close supervision and structure early in the program, with increasing independence as successful participation continues.

Admission Criteria

In order to qualify for the Maya’s Place program, women must be on parole or probation through the New Mexico Corrections Department and/or can be referred through their Federal Probation officers. Women entering Maya’s Place must be clean and sober at admission and have a co-occurring disorder.

Transitional Housing Programs Application

Admission Process

Maya’s Place only accepts applications submitted by the probation officers, community organization, and case managers at New Mexico jails and prisons via email. Please submit completed applications to with the subject: “Client Name – Maya’s Place”.

Maya’s Place does not accept collect calls from correctional facilities but applications are also available from the case managers at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Albuquerque and at the Women’s Correctional Facility in Grants. We are unable to accept applications via fax or in-person.