Compass House Emergency Shelter:
370 Linwood Avenue Buffalo, NY 14209
Our Shelter meets the basic needs of runaway and homeless youth ages 12-17 through immediate access to crisis counseling, meals and a temporary place to stay. We are the area's only shelter for youth of all genders. Trained, caring professionals are on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide the necessary supportive services. Through our Safe Place Program, youth in crisis can receive assistance in getting to the shelter via our Safe Place locations.
All services are voluntary, free and confidential.