Runaway & Homeless Youth

Borough-Based Drop-In Centers

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The annual NYC Youth Count is starting on Tuesday, January 28th and will continue through Friday, January 31st. During that time Runaway and Homeless Youth provider staff and volunteers will ask young people ages 14-24 to take part in a short anonymous survey to give information on the real experiences of youth and young adults.

Spread the word by encouraging young people to visit a DYCD Drop-in Center below. For more information, call Youth Connect at 1-800-246-4646.

Local Law 81 - 2020 Report
Local Law 79  Access  Report January 1, 2020 - June, 30 2020

Drop-In Centers:


Ali Forney Center
Open 24 hours, 7 days a week
321W 125th Street, New York NY 10027
(212) 206-0574

The Door
Mon -Fri: 11am-8pm
Wed: 11am-10pm
Sat: 11am-7pm
555 Broome Street, New York NY 10013
(212) 941-9090

Safe Horizon Streetwork Harlem
Mon-Tues and Thurs-Sun: 10am-6pm
209 West 125th Street, New York NY 10027
(212) 695-2220


Cardinal McCloskey Services
Open 24 hours, 7 days a week
333 East149th Street, Bronx NY 10451
(718) 993-5495


SCO Family of Services
Open 24 hours, 7 days a week
774 Rockaway Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11212
(718) 685-3850


Sheltering Arms/Safe Space
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
89-74 162nd Street, 3rd Floor, Jamaica NY 11432
(718) 526-2400 ext. 2077

Sheltering Arms
Far Rockaway Site
1600 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway NY 11691
Monday-Thursday 10am -8pm
Friday 10am-7pm
Saturday 12pm -8pm
(718)471-6818 x2123

Staten Island

Project Hospitality
Open 24 hours, 7 days a week
27 Port Richmond Avenue Staten Island NY 10302

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