Salvation Army - Metro Area
Booth Brown House
1471 Como Ave, St. Paul, MN, 55108-2597
Temporary place to stay for homeless youth who have run away or are at risk in their homes
Booth Brown House emergency youth shelter can house 16 homeless youth, ages 18 to 21.
- Assistance with community resources
Any homeless youth age 18-21 is eligible to stay at the youth shelter, though all guests must pass a background check upon entry.
Entry may be denied because of a felony charge for sexual assault, physical assault or arson. There are no geographical restrictions, though priority placement may be given to youth from Ramsey County.
Youth in need of shelter should call the Ramsey County joint shelter line at (651) 444-5757 between 10:00am and 10:00pm to find out about bed availability.
|Joint Shelter Line||(651) 444-5757|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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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.
Individuals who are age 13 to 17.
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.