The sight of a young teenage girl on the street every night, while our own children sleep comfortably in their beds, stirs up feelings of dread and horror. What could have brought children to this point? How can they possibly survive? Without a family or a home, these children belong to all of us. They can be reached and they can be helped.
Preble Street Teen Services meets the urgent needs of homeless and runaway youth — providing warmth and safety, nutritious meals, clothing, crisis intervention, and overnight shelter.
The Preble Street Teen Center is the hub of services for homeless and runaway youth, providing immediate access and an acclaimed service coordination model.
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Fully integrated with the Preble Street Teen Center, the Joe Kreisler Teen Shelter plays a crucial role in ensuring that seamless services are available to homeless and runaway teens—afternoons, evenings and overnight 365 days a year.
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First Place permanent supported apartments provide young people with much-needed structure and services as they gain the knowledge and self-confidence to live successfully on their own.
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