Larkin Street Youth Services started more than 30 years ago with a single drop-in center to address the issue of young people living on the streets.
Since then, we’ve expanded to offer a continuum of services that are necessary to help young people successfully transition into adulthood and have a permanent pathway out of homelessness.
In this video, California Assemblywoman Young Kim interviews our team and clients to learn more about how Larkin Street is ending youth homelessness:
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our programs and services here.
Have you seen our latest agency video?
This video tells the stories of four of our clients, and how with the support of Larkin Street they’ve changed their lives and gotten on the path to self-sufficiency.
Storytellers for Good for producing the video.
The 2014 Performing Arts Night video is ready for viewing, check it out! Thank you to
SoKo for creating the video.
To see photos from Performing Arts Night, visit the
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To learn more about Larkin Street’s Youth Art Program, visit the
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On September 10th, 2014, the
California Homeless Youth Project released . This brief identifies what is known about the size of California’s homeless youth population in the educational system and provides statewide data on the numbers of homeless youth by county and legislative district. The brief concludes with recommendations for improving educational success for homeless students and suggests ways to increase state and local capacity for data collection. California’s Homeless Students: A Growing Population
2013 Tipping Point Community Award
Enjoy this inspiring video. Sherilyn Adams, Executive Director, shares her story, how Larkin Street’s work impacts our youth and shares Richard’s story of hope.
This video highlights the stories of the youth we serve at Larkin Street Youth Services. Listen to their stories, hopes, dreams, struggles and how Larkin Street is helping them to achieve their goals.
Jeremy Affeldt, San Francisco Giants Pitcher, talks about hope and how Larkin Street Youth Services instills hope in the over 3,100 homeless, at-risk and runway youth we serve each year.
Hear from our youth and our leaders about homeless youth issues and how Larkin Street is helping over 3,000 youth each year to get off the streets.