Youth Shelters and Family Services

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Program Information
NTEE Code: 
B- Education
F- Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
L- Housing and Shelter
O- Youth Development
P- Human Services
Mission Statement: 

Youth Shelters and Family Services delivers life-changing services to homeless, runaway, and in-crisis youth in northern New Mexico by providing shelter and addressing health, safety, education, and workforce opportunities so they may lead independent and meaningful lives.

Programs: 
  • Street Outreach Program: Food, clothing, supplies, case management, counseling, and support to homeless youth through street-based and Drop-In Center services.  505-988-2652, 402 S. St. Francis Drive
  • Youth Emergency Shelter: 24-hour-a-day safe haven for youth through case management, life skills development, counseling, and support for ages 10-17 for up to 90 days. 505-438-0502, 5686-A Agua Fria St. 
  • Transitional Living Program: Supervised apartment-style living for homeless ages 16-21 for up to 18 months. Includes case management, educational opportunities, job training, counseling, and life skills development. 505-955-1684, 4435 Airport Rd. 
  • Community-based Counseling: Free professional counseling for homeless, runaway, and in-crisis youth up to age 21 and their families. 505-983-0586, 5686-B Agua Fria St. 
  • Access! Training and Education Community Collaborative: Education and paid internship opportunities, case management, job skill development, and hands-on support for adjudicated youth ages 14-24 who have experienced some form of involvement with the Juvenile Justice System (past or present). 505-428-0965, 3205 Richards Lane. 
  • Pregnant and Parenting Youth Initiative: Case management, life skills, counseling, community resources, education, and other support to homeless pregnant and parenting youth and their young children. 505-983-0586, 5686-B Agua Fria St.
Populations Served: 
African-American
Asian-American
Children and Youth
Disabled
Families
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender
Homeless
Immigrants
Latino/Hispanic
Low Income
Men and Boys
Native American
Rural
Urban
Women and Girls
Counties Served: 
Statewide
Year Founded: 
1980
Annual Budget: 
$1,000,000 - $4,999,999
Personnel: 
30 to 59 FTE
Executive Director: 
David Block
Board and Volunteer Positions: 
Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: 
Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS
Types of Services Offered: 
Direct Services
EIN: 
85-0324625

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Last Updated Date: 
Jul 30 2015

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