Evergreen Youth & Family Services, Inc.
622 Mississippi Ave NW, Bemidji, MN, 56601-2943
Distance: 1150 Miles
Temporary place to stay for homeless youth who have run away or are at risk in their homes
Provides free shelter, coaching, and support services for youth who are having a personal or family crisis
Shelter stays are temporary, generally limited to a maximum of 21 days. Longer stays may be available through the Short Term Shelter Program for youth awaiting placement.
* Crisis intervention
* Supervised daily living
* Recreational activities
* Group discussions - focused on family systems, anger management, sharing and giving, self-esteem building, and other youth issues
* Individual coaching
* Family coaching
* Alcohol and drug education and intervention
* After care support
They also provide Safe Harbor Housing for youth ages 17 to 24 who have been victims of sexual exploitation or trafficking.
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
Youth ages 9 - 17 who are experiencing an immediate personal or family crisis
Safe Harbor housing is for youth ages 17 to 24.
Greater Bemidji area and surrounding counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.
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BH-1800.1500-308Human Trafficking Shelters Definition
Programs that provide a safe, secure shelter environment for individuals who have been abducted, sold, recruited under fraud or pretense or otherwise brought under the control of another person, and forced, by means of threats, intimidation, violence or other forms of coercion, into unpaid or underpaid labor, servitude or prostitution, either domestically within their own country or internationally.
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.
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-1500.9000-800Sex Trafficking Victims Definition
Individuals who have been forced into prostitution against their will or to serve as "sex slaves". The commercial sex trade can include street prostitution, massage parlors, escort services, strip clubs and residential brothels. Sex trafficking can be defined as the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision or obtaining of a person for the purposes of a commercial sex act, in which the commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such an act has not attained 18 years of age.