Runaway & Homeless Youth

Borough-Based Drop-In Centers

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Young people ages 14 to 24 are welcome! Food, clothing, showers, laundry and case management services are available. Receive referrals to crisis services programs and additional support services.

For more information, call Youth Connect at 1-800-246-4646.

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, Thurs, Fri: 12pm-5pm
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
398 Grant Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11211
(718) 277-6403


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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