The Bridge Emergency Youth Shelter

Contact Information:

3703 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103

About this Shelter

Youth Services Network operates a DCFS licensed 24 hour homeless shelter for youth ages 14-18 who reside in Winnebago and Boone counties.

Walk-in homeless youth are accepted as are youth referred by the schools, probation, and social service agencies.

The goal of the shelter is to reunify youth with family members or to find safe, affordable housing if they are over 17 years of age.

Shelter and transition services are provided for a maximum of 120 days.

YSN hours:

8:00-4:30, 24 hour on call for emergencies.

Mission Statement: The mission of The Children’s Advocacy Project (CAP) is to help bridge the gap between the many quality social service agencies in the Rockford area and the families that need their help the most

  • Teenage children are welcome.
  • Provides emergency shelters.
  • Provides services for case management.

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Friday, February 12, 2021

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