Are you a principal, teacher or school counselor in a middle school or high school located in Southern California?
Read about our Outreach to Schools to see how Casa Youth Shelter can bring impactful crisis-prevention and intervention outreach to your school today!
Calling all volunteers!
Casa Youth Shelter’s teens need your help! Read how you can Get Involved today! Shelter volunteer opportunities may be directed to Ernestine Wright. Corporate volunteer opportunities may be directed to Christina Garcia.
Would you like a career in a rewarding field, helping youth in crisis?
We may be hiring for a Youth Supervisor so check our Employment listing often!
Your financial and in-kind support helps Casa Youth Shelter provide youth in crisis with top-notch programs and excellent service. Donate today and join our wonderful family of supporters! Or, contact Executive Director Amy Lakin for more information.
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Are you currently not located in Southern California?
View our Listing of Resources for Out-of-Region Teens in Crisis.
National Runaway Switchboard
Keeping America’s runaway, homeless and at-risk youth safe and off the streets.
Call (800) RUNAWAY / (800) 786-2929 to connect to a national crisis hotline.
Children of the Night
Rescuing America’s children from prostitution.
Call (800) 551-1300 to connect to a 24-hour hotline.
For additional resources addressing youth and family crisis or mental health issues, view our Listing of Resources.
2-1-1 Orange County
Provides information and referrals to health and human services support for Orange County residents.
Precious Life Shelter
Provides shelter for pregnant women who are homeless.
Call (562) 431-5025.
Provides crisis shelters for victims of domestic violence.
Call (562) 594-4555 or (714) 891-8121 to connect to a 24-hour hotline.
Su Casa – Ending Domestic Violence
Provides shelter and services for victims of domestic violence.
Call (562) 402-4888 to connect to a 24-hour hotline.
Orange County Rescue Mission
Provides help to hurting and hungry families.
Call (800) 663-3074 or (714) 247-4300 to connect to a 24-hour hotline.
Provides for emergency needs of families and individuals.
Call (562) 598-9790
Mon – Fri 10am – 2:30pm.