Addressing Homelessness Among Lane County’s Youth

Behind the Numbers: In Lane County, 154 unaccompanied youth aged 18-24 are homeless. These youth face family instability, economic hardship, mental health challenges, and limited affordable housing, leading to physical and mental health issues, educational struggles, and increased vulnerability.

Making a Difference: AFFEC works to end youth homelessness by providing emergency shelter, transitional housing, and supportive services like mental health counseling, education assistance, and job training.

How You Can Help:

  • Donate: Your contributions help AFFEC support homeless youth in Lane County.
  • Volunteer: AFFEC needs helping hands for various tasks.
  • Speak Out: Raise awareness about youth homelessness in Lane County.

Together, we can help these young people reach their full potential and find a safe, stable home.

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