Catholic Charities Federation

Community of agencies that provide shelter, housing assistance, and counseling for individuals and families. St. Patrick center helps with housing, employment, and health services for homeless or people at risk of becoming homeless. St. Martha’s Hall offers confidential emergency shelter to women who are victims of domestic violence and their children. Good Shepherd offers emergency shelter for pregnant adolescents (see Pregnancy resources). Marygrove offers residential services and counseling for children and young adults affected by abuse.

Covenant House

Provides transitional housing and community service center for youth 17-21.

2727 North Kingshighway Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63113
Crisis hotline: (314) 533-2241

Gateway Homeless Services

Provides shelter, meals, educational programs, and youth services including tutoring and child care.

Christian Service Center (Shelter)
1000 North 19th Street
St. Louis, MO 63106
Phone: (314) 802-5444 or (314) 231-1515

Housing Resource Center

Provides mobile outreach to homeless people, financial education, home buying seminars, relocation from inadequate housing, education about home repair, hotline for centralized access to homeless shelter.

800 N. Tucker Street
St. Louis, MO 63101
Phone: (314) 241-5600
Homeless hotline: (314) 802-5444

Youth Emergency Service (YES) Hotline – Epworth

The Youth Emergency Service Program is Epworth’s crisis care program and emergency shelter. Short-term housing and therapeutic support are provided for young people who need an immediate safe place to live because of abuse, neglect, homelessness or family conflict. YES is open 24/7 year around and can be reached through an emergency Helpline 24 hours daily, 365 days a year, to assist families and teens in crisis.

110 N. Elm Ave.,
St. Louis, MO 63119
24-Hour YES Helpline: (314) 727-6294

Youth in Need

Emergency shelter for youth ages 10-18. Transitional Living for youth ages 16-21. Youthworks program: GED classes, life skills education, counseling and job placement for ages 16-21. More than 25 locations throughout St. Charles, Lincoln, Warren and Montgomery Counties and St. Louis City in eastern Missouri.

Youth In Need Center
1815 Boone’s Lick Road
St. Charles, MO 63301
Central Office Phone: (636) 946-5600

24-Hour Help Line: 636-946-3771
Safety Tips for Teens