102 W 1st St, Duluth, MN, 55802-2006
Distance: 1012 Miles
Temporary place to stay for homeless youth who have run away or are at risk in their homes
The Loft is a 10 bed Licensed Shelter Program located on the top level of our main building in Downtown Duluth, MN.
It is staffed 24/7 and serves homeless and sexually exploited youth ages 15 - 19.
Female, male or gender non-conforming homeless or sexually exploited youth, ages 15 - 19.
Contact Mary Cowen, Residential Services Manager, at (218)-349-3036 or Tasha Jokela, Loft Shelter Manager, at (218)-722-7431 x 153
9:00am - 6:30pm, Monday - Friday
St. Louis County
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- College Entrance Support
- Counseling Services
- Drop-In Center - Youth
- Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP)
- Help to Enroll in High School - Homeless and Street Youth
- Job Search Assistance
- Self Advocacy Support - Education
- Social Security Advocacy Program
- SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery (SOAR)
- Supportive Housing
- Transitional Housing - Youth
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
BH-1800.1500-700Runaway/Youth Shelters Definition
Programs that provide temporary emergency shelter for children and youth who have run away from or have been pushed out of their homes or who are acting out and at risk for abuse pending return to their own families or suitable alternative placement. Such facilities usually provide in-house individual, group and family counseling and the full range of other secondary services related to runaways including referral to appropriate resources.
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.
YT-2400.4550LGBTQ Youth Definition
Adolescents and young adults who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirit, intersex, queer or questioning.
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-0500.8000-800Sexually Exploited Children Definition
Individuals younger than age 18 who have been persuaded or coerced to perform sexual acts in a film or photograph or who have been introduced to juvenile prostitution and forced or persuaded to perform sexual acts in exchange for money.