National Runaway Safeline

Organization Name: National Runaway Switchboard
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3141B North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657
Phone: 800-786-2929
Crisis Line: 800 786 2929
Text: 66008
Toll Free Phone: 800-RUN-AWAY
Fax: 773-929-5150
Eligibility: Homeless or at-risk youth (21 and under); parents who are struggling with their child; and concerned adults who work with children such as teachers, law enforcement personnel, agency staff, siblings, and other relatives.
Services Provided: Provides crisis intervention for youth who are thinking of running away or who have run away. Also provides message relay and conflict mediation between youth and parents and reunification assistance. Runaway prevention materials are also available to the community.
Messaging requires youth and parent to each call NRS to leave and/or obtain the message from the other.
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Last Updated: 1/6/2020