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About YouthCare

Mission

YouthCare builds confidence and self-sufficiency for homeless youth by providing a continuum of care that includes outreach, basic services, emergency shelter, housing, counseling, education, and employment training. 

History

For more than 40 years, YouthCare has been a leader in providing effective services to Seattle’s homeless youth. In 1974, a group of concerned citizens started a three-bed shelter for homeless and runaway youth, the first in the Western United States.  Since then, we have grown to become a community-based agency with 11 sites serving the greater Seattle area. During that time, we have led the way in creating effective, innovative programs for homeless young people:

Contact

YouthCare Administrative Offices
2500 NE 54th Street
Seattle, WA 98105