Below are available resources for homeless youth
Youth Drop In Centers
24 Hour Crisis Line: 866.427.4747
To find a safe place:
TXT 4 HELP: Text “SAFE” and your current location to 69866 for the nearest Safe Place site or call: 1-800-422-TEEN (8336)
1828 Yale Ave., Seattle
Drop-In Hours: M, W, Th, F 3:30-6:30 p.m.
Breakfast: M-F 8:30-9:00 a.m.
Lunch: M-F 12:30-1:00 p.m.
Dinner: M, W, Th, F 6:00-6:30 p.m.
meals, showers, laundry, clothing, hygiene products, lockers, medical care, case management, help finding services, ID runs
New Horizons Ministries
2709 3rd Ave. (3rd & Cedar)
M, T, Th, F: 10:00 a.m. – noon (breakfast from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.)
Sunday: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. (dinner from 6:00-7:00 p.m., movie from 7:00-9:00)
M, T, W: 7:00 – 9:30 p.m. (dinner from 7:00-8:00 p.m.)
Ages: Up to 22
showers, laundry, clothing, hygiene supplies, phones, mail/message center, referrals, case management, spiritual care, professional counseling, life skills workshops, art activities, recreation, in-house and community mentorships, dental van
Street Youth Ministries
NE 47th between 15th and 16th (Look for steps down from sidewalk), Seattle
Drop-In Hours: M, T, Th 7:30-9:30 p.m., F 12:30-1:00 p.m.
Rock Climbing: W 12-2:30 p.m. (except 2nd Wed)
food, showers, clothing, activities, hygiene items, laundry, chores, referrals, massage chair
University District Youth Center
4516 15th Ave NE, Seattle
Drop-In Hours: M-Th 1:15-3:45 p.m.
food, clothing, showers, bus tickets, health care, case management, chemical dependency counseling, jobs, school
1828 Yale Ave., Seattle
206.622.5555 or 206.724.0950 (call before 6:00 p.m.)
Hours: M-F 8:30 p.m. to 7:30 a.m., Sat-Sun 8:30 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.
The Roots Shelter
1415 NE 43rd St. (below post office on Ave), Seattle
206.632.1635 (call between 8:00-8:30 p.m. to be put on the list)
Hours: Daily, lottery at 8:30 p.m., sign-in at 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
meals, clothing, hygiene items, on-site case management referrals, visits by healthcare providers
Friends of Youth
emergency shelters on the Eastside
AGES 11 – 17: HOTLINE: (206) 236-KIDS (5437)
AGES 18 – 24: HOTLINE: (425) 449-3868
Youth Haven (operated by Friends of Youth)
The Landing (operated by Friends of Youth)
16225 NE 87th St., Suite A-1, Redmond
Daily 8:30 p.m. line-up for shelter, intake starts at 8:45. Closes at 8:00 a.m.
case managers, food, clothing, pregnancy support, employment support, medical care, education, counseling, laundry, shower, breakfast
Cocoon House (Snohomish County)
Overnight shelter, Ages 13-17, (800) 259-6042
Cocoon House provides a continuum of services for homeless, at-risk and highly disconnected youth and their families in Snohomish County. In the last fiscal year (2011-2012), Cocoon House assisted about 1,900 youth and their families with: emergency shelter, transitional housing, street outreach and support/advocacy, case management and teen homeless prevention services.
LGBTQ Youth Resources
Queer Youth Space
911 East Pike St., Suite 202, Seattle
Hours: Th-F 4-10 p.m., Sat 1-10 p.m.
kitchen, couches, TV, computers, books and movie library, safer sex supplies
1818 15th Ave on Capitol Hill, Seattle
Hours: M-F 4-9:30 p.m.
Ages: 22 and under
food, living room, pool table, library, TV
Country Doc Free Teen Clinic
500 19th Ave. E., Seattle
Hours: M and T, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
45th St. Free Clinic
1629 N. 45th, Seattle
Hours: W and Th 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Seattle Public Health
2124 4th Ave, Seattle
Hours: M-F 8:00-5:00 p.m.
2106 2nd Ave., Seattle
Hours: M-F 8:00-5:00 p.m., 2:00-5:00 p.m. (just questions)
5003 12th NE, Seattle
Hours: Sunday 1:00-2:00 p.m.
food, clothing, gym membership program
Teen Feeds: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Case Management available M-F
Sunday: 17th & 50th (UW Hilel), Seattle
Monday: 16th & 50th (University Lutheran), Seattle
Tuesday: 16th & 45th (University Congregational), Seattle
Wednesday: 16th & 45th (University Congregational), Seattle
Thursday: 16th & 45th (University Congregational), Seattle
Friday: 16th & 50th (University Lutheran), Seattle
Saturday: 15th & 43rd (University Methodist), Seattle
Saturday evenings in Cal Anderson Park in Capitol Hill
Peace for the Streets by Kids from the Streets (PSKS)
1814 Summit Ave., Seattle
RISK Education, M-F, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
HYPE Open Hours: M, W, F 12:00-3:00 p.m.
Education, advocacy, case management
Seattle Education Access
1406 NE 50th, #202, Seattle
Meetings by appointment
books, tutoring, computer access, GED assistance, financial aid assistance