Shelter and Resources for Homeless Young Adults 18-24

"You stood by my side when I thought I was alone. You’ve seen things in me I couldn’t see in myself. For all of you not to give up on me means the world to me "
Sheakley Center for Youth client

Resource Center

Days are long when you have no place to call home or a safe place to hang out.


The Resource Center, located within the Lighthouse Sheakley Center for Youth, provides a safe place for homeless teenagers and young adults to come in off the streets and get basic need items. This includes food, toiletries, a shower and laundry facilities. Lunch is served daily.

  • A safe place for homeless teens and young adults
  • Registered nurse provides basic health care and first aid
  • Basic needs such as food, clothing, laundry, showers, etc. are available daily
  • Open Monday- Friday 9AM-2PM

A coordinator is always available to help youth find employment opportunities, housing, and mental health and substance abuse services. Lighthouse provides a safe and trusting environment for homeless youth so they gain the confidence to begin the process of moving out of homelessness and onto the path of self-sufficiency.

Lighthouse Sheakley Center for Youth
2522 Highland Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
Phone: (513) 569-9500