About Hope For Youth

For 50 years, Hope For Youth has provided services for children, youth and families, spanning a continuum of care from out-patient, clinical and preventive services, to foster care, diagnostic and emergency residential services. The organization works with children as young as birth through 21 across the Long Island region. With locations in Amityville, Bellmore, Farmingdale, Bay Shore and Seaford. Hope For Youth continues to grow to meet the needs of Long Island communities. With six residential facilities, over 40 foster homes and 165 staff members, Hope For Youth has grown into one of Long Island’s preeminent providers of services for children and families.

Be a life changer

Have you ever thought about opening your home to children or adolescents who need guidance, stability, acceptance and love?
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Give Back

Volunteering for Hope For Youth is a great way to give back to your community & build character.

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Youth Shelter

The Runaway & Homeless Shelter provides a safe and stable environment for all Suffolk County youth between the ages of 14 and 20 who find themselves in crisis.
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