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Family Services of Greater Vancouver

Safe House is a voluntary seven-day co-ed residential program for youth aged 16 - 18 years who are absent from home and street-involved or in danger of becoming so. Safe House also accepts parenting teens. The program has access to support services for assistance in finding accommodations, education, and work. It provides referrals for addiction issues, pregnancy, legal problems, medical concerns/care cards, and advocacy with the Ministry of Children and Family Development and issues relating to income assistance. Safe House is open for self-referrals from youth 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and it serves youth from all over the Lower Mainland.The Housing Support program at Directions assists homeless youth aged 18 years and under in securing safe and affordable housing. In addition to assisting with housing needs, housing workers also work with the youth to develop the life skills necessary to maintain housing, as well as any other resource planning required. The Housing Support program is primarily available to youth aged 18 and under, although additional support is offered to youth aged 19 - 24.

locations: 
Safehouse and Directions
hours: 

Safe House: 24 hours a day, 7 days a weekDirections: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm or by appointment

Tel. 3: 
1-800-665-6880 Toll free
Tel. 4: 
1-800-665-6880 Toll free
Tel.1: 
604-877-1234
address: 
1134 Burrard Street
city: 
Vancouver
prov: 
BC
fax: 
(604) 875-0524
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