Edgewood Drop-In Centers


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Edgewood Drop-In Centers are a Safe Zone for everybody 18-25 years of age. The Drop-In Centers provide free dinner every night, computer and printing access, laundry facility (in Redwood City), food pantry, clothes closet and a hygiene pantry. The Drop-In Center hosts a variety of workshops such as Wellness, Homework Clubs, Arts and Crafts, Karaoke and Edgewood Pride Equality Group (formally known as LGBTQ Outreach). Edgewood operates Drop-in Centers located in San Bruno and Redwood City that provide a variety of services to all 18-25-year-olds in the community. Each peer-led program serves as a safe place offering free resources to meet their basic needs. Drop-in Centers: North and South Edgewood operates Drop-in Centers located in San Bruno and Redwood City that provide a variety of services to all 18-25-year-olds in the community. Each peer-led program serves as a safe place offering free resources to meet the basic needs of each young adult in the program. What are the Drop-in Centers? The Drop-in Centers provide regularly scheduled programming such as recreational opportunities, social and health awareness workshops, access to computers and the Internet, a clothes closet, and food. Most importantly, Peer Partners lead activities that support young adults in building the necessary skills to successfully transition into adulthood. "The Drop-in Center is the place where I can go to be myself." - Drop-in Center Participant. Success at our Drop-in Centers is measured individually and is fluid according to how each participant defines self-efficacy. Each program's primary focus is on building quality relationships with all individuals so each may feel empowered and capable of voicing their needs and apply what they have learned to all other facets of their lives. Primary Goals: Promote socialization and community connectedness Support academic and/or vocational exploration and growth Encourage the development of independent living skills Empower rising leaders and advocates How it Works: No referrals needed. Individuals who are 18-25 years of age may utilize the services anytime during open hours. Personal tours can be arranged for those wishing to see the site outside of open business hours. Activities are voluntary. Program participants may opt in or out of any and all program activities. None of the resources, supports or activities offered are mandatory. Participant feedback is highly encouraged and desired. Focus groups, advisory meetings, community meetings, evaluations, and an environment that welcomes feedback at any given time may be found at either program. Community resources. On-site resources, partnerships with community programs, and help with linkages to services are provided as necessary to program participants. Items to address basic needs. Food (hot meal, fresh produce, snacks, and take away), clothing and hygiene products are all available to those in need. DROP-IN CENTER: NORTH 931 San Bruno Avenue, Suite 1 San Bruno, CA 94066 Open Monday - Friday 3pm - 8pm DROP-IN CENTER: SOUTH 604 Price Avenue, Suite A Redwood City, CA 94063 Open Monday - Friday 3pm - 8pm Show Your Pride, Let Us Know You Found Us Through Pink Spots Gay & Lesbian (LGBT) Friendly Youth Services

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Drop-In Center North: 415-375-7626
931 San Bruno Avenue, Suite 1
San Bruno, California 94066
USA

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Extra Locations

Drop-In Center South 415-680-0944
604 Price Avenue, Suite A
Redwood City, California 94063
USA

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Hours

Both Locations Open Monday - Friday 3pm - 8pm

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