Youth Service, Inc. is a non-profit organization that has provided immediate shelter and support services to Philadelphia’s children, youth and families for 70 years. YSI offers unique programs and niche services throughout the city, including Philadelphia’s only Crisis Nursery program and the longest standing shelter in the area for runaway and homeless teens. Through shelter, counseling, and in-home support services, YSI reaches more than 4,000 clients annually, the majority of whom live below the poverty level.
Youth Service, Inc. strives to be an inclusive, affirming and safe place for all who are involved in our agency as employees, clients, partners, etc. regardless of race, ethnicity, LGBTQIA+ identification, physical/developmental ability, or background.