If you are in an emergency situation right now, call, text, or come see us at the 49th Street Youth Shelter. You're not alone - don't go through it alone.

We offer a safe place to stay with supportive staff who can help you figure things out and get pointed in the right direction. Your safety is our number one priority, and we want to make sure you have the support you need to move into a better situation.

Whether you are facing abuse, addiction, neglect, loss, mental health concerns, or other problems, you can reach out to us. We're not here to judge you, we want to help. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, any day of the year.

Crisis Care

Ages: 12 - 17

For any youth involved in a crisis situation that prevents them from having a safe place to stay.

We'll provide you with food and shelter while we help you work towards a better situation and crisis resolution.

Youth and Family Outreach Supports

Ages: 12 - 17

For youth and families in the community who are experiencing conflict in the home.

You are not alone. When you go home, or even if you end up with another living arrangement, we're here to help you find the right resources and network to manage your ongoing situation. If you need help reconnecting with your family, or conflict resolution, our Outreach Worker is available to assist you.

Youth in Transition

Ages: 16 - 17

For youth currently involved with Children’s Services.

We’ll help you find a place to live and provide you with continued support once you have transitioned into independent living. Now that you're 'on your own' you're not alone; we'll be there to help you with life skills and give ongoing guidance as you pursue your goals. Your Youth in Transition Worker will be available to support you as you overcome the challenges of living independently.

Young Adults in Transition

Ages: 18 - 24

For young adults who are involved with Children’s Services and are seeking assistance in independent living.

We'll help you with life skills, money management, job searches, employment skills, as well as pursing your educational goals. We also help you out with the social stuff too, like finding community networks where you can develop positive relationships with peers and mentors.