Offers a hotline for youth who have run away or are considering running away from home and concerned family members. Services include:
Phone or online chat
Help with identifying problems and solutions
Help with developing an action plan
Relaying messages to family
Referrals to other resources
Also provides the Home Free Program. In collaboration with Greyhound Lines, Inc., this program reunites youth (ages 12-21) with family free of charge. Once home, helps address issues, rebuild relationships, and connect to local community resources.
Agency: NATIONAL RUNAWAY SAFELINE
Languages Available: Translation services available for most languages, English
Payment Description: No fee
Intake and Eligibility: Children, teens, young adults, and parents and adults concerned about youth. Home Free Program is open to youth from 12-21 years of age.