YOUTH SHELTER PROGRAM

YOUTH SHELTER PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a safe, supportive and secure environment for all Suffolk County youth between the ages of 12 and 20 who find themselves in crisis and need shelter. The program provides year round support services 24/7 for up to 30 days. Offers case management services, individual and family counseling, transportation, food, clothing, educational assistance and advocacy, medical care coordination and referrals, living skills development and other essential services.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSuffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityHomeless/runway youth ages 12-20; youth (ages 12-15) may stay up to 72 hours, youth (ages 16-20) may stay up to 30 days. Call for assistance. Access to all Emergency Housing for Homeless Persons Requires a Referral by a DSS office location/hotline operator. For Nassau County, please call (516)227-8519 or the evening/emergency number at (516)573-8626. For Suffolk County, please call (631)854-9517 or the evening/emergency number at (631)854-9100. If you are ineligible for DSS services, please call Long Island Coalition for the Homeless at (631)464-4314.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsFree
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 24/7
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 201 Dixon Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Amityville, NY 11701
Mailing Address 1 201 Dixon Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Amityville, NY 11701
Main Phone (631)782-6596
Emergency/After Hours Phone (516)659-0923
Web Address www.hfyny.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HOPE FOR YOUTH, INC.
Affiliated Program: YOUTH SHELTER PROGRAM
This Service: YOUTH SHELTER PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Case/Care Management (PH-1000)
Clothing (BM-6500.1500)
Emergency Food (BD-1800)
Homeless People (YV-3000)
Life Skills Education (PH-6200.4600)
Runaway/Homeless Youth Counseling (RP-1400.8000-750)
Runaway/Youth Shelters (BH-1800.1500-700)