We Help Youth Facing Homelessness in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

We serve young people experiencing or at risk of homelessness or human trafficking with absolute respect and unconditional love. Our ultimate goal is to help each young person move on with their lives in positive ways with counseling, education, stable employment, and secure housing.

Get Help Now

On the street? Need help? We're open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Call: 954-561-5559

Or come to: 

733 Breakers Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

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Covenant House Florida reaches youth in Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando via street outreach, crisis shelters, transitional housing projects, and aftercare, making Covenant House Florida one of the largest private agencies serving runaway and homeless youth in the state of Florida.

Our Shelter

CHF’s shelter in Fort Lauderdale provides safe haven for young people facing homelessness. Our shelter is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We provide youth with a nourishing meal, clean clothes, and a safe place to sleep, and offer them an array of services to help them either reunite with their families or develop the skills they need to live independently.

Our Programs

Young people in Fort Lauderdale can access our short-term emergency care through CHF’s street outreach, drop-in center, and emergency shelter. Youth also may participate in our transitional housing program, Rights of Passage, when they are ready to take this step toward independence.

Our Services

  • Meals
  • Hygiene supplies
  • Street outreach HIV testing
  • On-site medical services
  • Health screening
  • Mental health care
  • Pre/post-natal care
  • Case management
  • Education assistance
  • Family reunification
  • Life skills and job readiness education
  • Substance use counseling
  • Parenting education
  • Transportation assistance
  • Health education/counseling
  • Transitional housing
  • Aftercare/follow up

Find information on Covenant House Florida’s other site, in Orlando.

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