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24-Hour Helplines

Domestic Violence: (209) 465-4878
Sexual Assault: (209) 465-4997
Youth/Human Trafficking: (209) 948-1911

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Homeless Youth Awareness Month (HYAM) is held throughout the month of November as a way to bring awareness and help at-risk, runaway and homeless youth. We ask YOU, our community, to unite in our work to end youth homelessness because we cannot do it alone.

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How can WCYFS help?

WCYFS offers safety, refuge and mentoring to homeless youth throughout the county. We provide emergency shelter where homeless youth can seek immediate support, a transitional living program, where young adults participate and live while they are transitioning to independence as an adult, clothing closet, laundry and shower facilities, mail services, hygiene and first-aid supplies and more.

Learn more about our Youth Services.

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How to Get Involved?

We encourage everyone to get involved and help raise awareness about youth homelessness every November and year-round. Each one of us has can make the difference.

Help our participants get back on the road to healing and independence by donating.

Join us thoughout the month to show your support and solidarity for at-risk, runaway and homeless youth.

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for daily news, tips, and resources. Share our posts to help raise awareness.

Invite us to speak at your business, school, church or organization about our programs and services. To learn more about presentations call (209) 941-2611.

Stay informed and get resources so you can help end domestic violence in our community.

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WCYFS cares deeply about the health of its community, supporters, clients and team. Due to rising concerns around the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and recommendations from government agencies, we have made changes to ensure the safety of everyone.

Effective immediately, the following programs, services and events are limited, postponed or cancelled:


In-Person Services are Limited 

  • Our 24-Hour helplines are available for over the phone crisis services.

24-Hour Helplines 
Domestic Violence | (209) 465-4878 
Sexual Assault | (209) 465-4997 
Youth/Human Trafficking | (209) 948-1911 

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  • Client appointments are available by phone.
  • Court accompaniment will be on a case-by-case basis at this time. 
  • We are still available to assist with any urgent temporary restraining order (TRO) needs over the phone during business hours (209) 941-2611.

Locations Open

  • San Joaquin Street Office
  • California Street Office
  • Shelters
  • Youth Drop-In Center

Locations Closed Until Further Notice 

  • Lodi Office

Cancelled until further notice 

  • Support Groups
  • Parenting Courses 

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding and support! Please call us at (209) 941-2611 or check back for any new updates.