Safe Station

Safe Station is The ONLY shelter in St. Joseph County for those under 18 years old.
Program requirements:

To receive services:
About Safe Station:

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Safe Place

Program requirements:

Teens 12 - 18 years of age​.

To receive services:

Go to one of the 143 Safe Place sites in the community.  A complete list is provided in the above link. We are proud to partner with the South Bend Fire Department, South Bend, Mishawaka and Walkerton Police Departments,
St. Joseph County Public Library system, area Burger King restaurants and the emergency rooms at Memorial Hospital and St. Joseph Regional Medical Center. Young people can also get on any Transpo bus to get immediate assistance.

About Safe Place:

Safe Place is a network of business, fast food restaurants, fire stations, busses, and other public places that provide kids immediate access to help. 

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