About

You can download our 2013 annual report at http://bit.ly/1rHgKZ9.

Youth Service, Inc. is a non-profit organization that has provided immediate shelter and support services to Philadelphia’s children, youth and families for over 65 years. YSI offers unique programs and niche services throughout the city, including Philadelphia’s only Crisis Nursery Programs and the largest shelter in the area for homeless and runaway teens. Through shelter, counseling, and in-home support services, YSI reaches more than 5,000 clients annually, the majority of whom live below the poverty level.

YSI Offers:

  • Emergency shelter for homeless and runaway teens
  • 24-hour emergency care for young children
  • Parenting skills classes and counseling
  • Truancy prevention services
  • Family-based services in the home

Professional Affiliations

YSI is a member of the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, the Child Welfare League of America and the PA Council of Children, Youth and Family Services. YSI is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare.

YSI Currently Receives Funds From

  • The Philadelphia Department of Human Services
  • The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
  • The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Departments of Public Welfare, Education and Agriculture
  • Foundations, corporations, businesses, religious and philanthropic groups and individuals

United Way Workplace Giving

You can direct a donation to Youth Service, Inc. by designating our agency #00139 on your United Way pledge form.

Combined Federal Campaign Workplace Giving

Federal employees can direct a donation to Youth Service, Inc. by designating our agency #96778 on the Combined Federal Campaign form.

Supplier Diversity Policy

Please click here to view the agency’s Supplier Diversity Policy. There are currently no opportunities available at this time.