Housing|Philadelphia|Shelters|Youth Homeless Advocacy Groups
Youth Emergency Services (YES)
Provides a 24-hour emergency shelter for youth. There is a 14 day temporary shelter program for runaway youth who are not referred by DHS, and a 30 day temporary shelter program for youth referred by DHS.
Male and female youth 12-17 years of age. Pregnant teenagers are welcome, but the shelter cannot accept children.
DHS referral required for 30 day stay, no referral necessary for 14 day stay.