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Diamond Youth Shelter

Human Services

Diamond Youth Shelter

Larkin Street Youth Services

Emergency shelter, crisis intervention and case management for runaway youth age 12-17.


Provides coed emergency housing, crisis intervention and case management to runaway or homeless youth age 12-17. Meals and showers are provided to shelter residents. People must be out of the shelter during the day. Shelter staff work with the youth to establish their next steps, such as family reunification, foster care placement or independent living referrals. Also provides referrals to substance abuse programs and educational information about AIDS.


Public Transit:

MUNI - 21 Hayes, 5 Fulton, 43 Masonic.
536 Central, San Francisco, CA 94117 37.7747426 -122.4443777 Human Services

Service Options

Languages Spoken:

  • Spanish

Accessibility Options:

  • Disabled Restroom
  • Ramp
  • Wheelchair





Runaway, homeless youth


Youth age 12-17

How to Apply:

Walk in or apply by phone.

Service Wait Estimate:


Service Areas:

  • Alameda County
  • Contra Costa County
  • Marin County
  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County
  • Santa Clara County
  • Statewide