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YOUNG ADULT RESOURCE NETWORK (YARN)

Located in Dorchester, The Young Adult Resource Network (YARN) is a wrap-around support program that assists youth, ages 17–22, involved with the Department of Children and Families, navigate the transition from systems of state care to independent living.

YARN’s Community Advocacy Center is a welcoming place that offers resources including:

      • Computer lab for homework and job-related activities 
      • Laundry, kitchen, shower and gym facilities 
      • Skill building workshops 
      • Music studio 
      • Yoga studio

In addition, youth at YARN meet with Life Coaches who provide individually tailored support. YARN also offers a wide variety of services and areas of assistance, ranging from housing to counseling, educational growing, and support for LGBTQ youth.

For hours and location or to contact us, please click here.

 

617-287-0160

Location

88-98 Nightingale Street
Dorchester, MA 02124

Hours

Monday–Friday
11 am–7 pm*
and on additional nights and weekends for activities and special group meetings

*Times subject to change