Runaway & Homeless Youth Act Funds

Catholic Charities WebsiteRunaway and Homeless Youth Act Funds are designated for programs that provide service to runaway and homeless youth and their families.

Runaway and Homeless Youth Program - Operated by Catholic Charities, Oneida/Madison Counties. This program provides short-term housing via certified interim family homes and short and long-term case management services for youth under the age of 21 who have run away or who are housing vulnerable. Youth may be couch-surfing, living with a non-custodial family, or living in an unsafe location. The program provides needed supports, assists youth in finding a stable living environment and reunites youth with their families as appropriate. For more information call 315-363-5274. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through the H.EL.P. Crisis Hotline, 315-366-5006.