Face to Face Health and Counseling Service, Inc.
Drop-In Center - SafeZone for Youth
SafeZone Resource Center for Homeless and At Risk Youth
130 7th St E, St. Paul, MN, 55101-2111
Drop-in centers provide a space for homeless individuals to spend time and connect with services. Spaces are typically open during the day or evening hours.
Services offered at SafeZone include:
* Case Managers are available every day to assist with finding shelter, housing, jobs, and more.
* Computer Lab/ Resource Room: Research jobs and apartments; complete your resume (assistance is available).
* Food shelf and meals: Sandwiches and a hot meal are served daily. A small food shelf is available for emergency use.
* General Educational Development (GED) teachers are available Monday through Thursday during the school year.
* The Independent Living Skills Program offers assistance finding housing and jobs, weekly classes to help live on your own successfully.
* Medical Clinic is available Monday - Friday. All services are free.
* Mental Health Counselor is available Monday - Thursday for crisis support and counseling.
* Sexual Health Education Staff are available daily to talk with you about your sexual health. Provides free, confidential HIV testing and safer sex supplies.
* Street Outreach workers are available in Saint Paul and surrounding metro locations after hours. They provide supplies for safer sex and basic needs.
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- People with low income
Youth ages 11 to 24 who need help.
No appointments necessary. Located in downtown Saint Paul and open Monday - Friday.
Call (651) 224-9644 to learn more.
All services are free.
Drop-In Center Hours: 1:00pm - 8:00pm, Monday - Friday
Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott and Washington counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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BH-1800.3500Homeless Drop In Centers Definition
Centers where homeless people can spend time during the day or evening. Services may include counseling and/or medication monitoring on a formal or informal basis; personal hygiene supplies; facilities for showering, shaving, napping, laundering clothes, making necessary telephone calls or attending to other personal needs; and other basic supportive services. Some centers may also provide meals or facilities for cooking. Programs that focus on homeless youth may provide case management, living skills training, family reunification assistance, classes and other educational supports, pre-employment training, health education (including HIV prevention), help in obtaining valid ID and other services that help youth successfully exit street life and transition to independent living.
PH-1000.8500Transitional Case/Care Management Definition
Programs that develop, implement, assess and follow up on plans for the evaluation, treatment and/or care of people who are experiencing a specific, time-limited problem such as a transition from hospitalization to independent living and who need assistance to obtain and coordinate the support services that will facilitate the change.
PH-6200.4600Life Skills Education Definition
Programs that offer training which focuses on the knowledge and skills an individual may need to live independently or make a successful transition to independent living. Participants may include runaway youth who are living on their own, youth who because of age can no longer be maintained in foster care, new widows, victims of domestic abuse, people who have previously been homeless, and others who have lived in an environment in which decision making and responsibilities of daily living have been handled by another as well as people currently living independently who want to be more effective. Training may address job search and retention, money management, insurance, taxes, rental agreements, vehicle purchase, nutrition, home management, health care, legal emancipation for teens and other similar topics.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-0500.0500At Risk Youth Definition
Youth who, because of their economic, environmental or family situation, a health problem or disability or past behavior, are considered more likely than others to be affected by or become involved in child abuse or neglect, substance abuse, juvenile delinquency, gang behavior, adolescent pregnancy, truancy, unemployment and other problems which threaten their health, safety and/or personal development.
YV-3000.8000Homeless Youth Definition
Children or adolescents who have been abandoned by the adults responsible for their care or who have left their homes without notice or parental consent and who have no fixed place of residence.
YX-0500Abused Children Definition
Individuals younger than age 18 who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of violence and/or neglect which may include emotional abuse, emotional deprivation, physical abuse and corporal punishment that results in a traumatic condition, physical neglect and/or inadequate supervision, and/or sexual abuse or exploitation.