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YARN SERVICES AND AREAS OF ASSISTANCE

YARN aims to empower and engage young adults to become their own advocates. The program offers an array of services. Its areas of assistance and focus include:

      • Safe Spaces for LGBTQ youth 
      • Housing
      • Health and wellness 
      • Substance abuse 
      • Educational growth 
      • Career and vocational choices 
      • Social skills 
      • Life skills 
      • Safety planning 
      • Recreational activities

In addition to these services at the Center, YARN offers outings, special events, and presentations by other local community agencies. Staff members also provide services out in the community where youth reside.

 

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