CCBYS provides youth between the ages of 11 to 17 who are at-risk of being or have been abused, neglected, abandoned, or locked out by parents or guardians. CCBYS provides 24-hour crisis intervention, individual and family counseling, outreach, advocacy, shelter care, emergency placement, and referrals for other services. Click here for more information.
HYP provides various services to youth between the ages of 18 to 24 who are homeless. Youth who are under the age of 18 and homeless must reside in the YSB group home with parental permission unless the youth is an emancipated minor. Homeless youth between the ages of 18 to 24 reside in subsidized community apartments. Youth are provided with services to address their individual needs. Click here for more information.
HUD serves youth that are non-wards of the state between the ages of 16 to 21 who are homeless. Youth who meet these criteria include those who have been locked out of their homes and cannot be reunified with their families. Click here for more information.
YSB understands that during the summer it can be difficult to access free books. YSB has a small but diverse library of books suited for any child. Call our office and schedule a time to come in and pick up a book to checkout. Simply click here to see our list of books.
YSB has opened a Micro-Pantry with help from the Springfield Rotary Foundation. The pantry is stocked on a weekly basis and is available to anyone in the community. We encourage people to take what they need and if it is in their means to donate something back to the pantry.