There are two ways to apply for Dream Tree's Transitional Living Program:
1. Complete our web application below. 2. Download a and print an application (Word or PDF) and submit in person (128 La Posta Rd, Taos, NM 87571), by fax (575-758-2045) or by mail (PO Box 1677, Taos, NM 87571).
I. The Application & Interview Process
Please ensure that your TLP Application is fully completed. Your application will not be reviewed until all required materials are submitted. Applications can be submitted by mail (PO Box 1677, Taos, NM 87571), in person (128 La Posta Rd., Taos, NM 87571) or via fax (575-758-2045).
Please submit your TLP Application along with the following documents:
Chronological Offense History/Criminal History (if applicable)
Parole or Probation Status
The following documents will be needed at Intake (if accepted):
Copies of: Birth Certificate and Social Security Card
Documentation of Homelessness (form can be provided by Dream Tree)
If a resident is an appropriate match for our program, the resident and/or his/her parent/guardian will be contacted to schedule an interview. The interview will take place at our TLP facility at 128 La Posta Road in Taos or by video conference. Interviews take an average of 1 hour to complete.
1. After a resident has confirmed his/her interest, their references will be contacted. Reference are obtained on our Release of Information & Care Coordination form completed on interview day.
2. An acceptance decision will be made by Dream Tree when all of necessary information has been submitted. A decision will be made as quickly as is possible.
3. Upon acceptance, the date and time of move-in will be dependent upon available bed space. If bed space is unavailable, the accepted resident will be placed on our Waiting List.
II. Acceptance to the Program
Please answer these questions to the best of your ability. We understand that some of these questions are personal. We find that honesty enables us to ensure that we are the right placement for you and to better serve you.