Alternatives For Girls - Detroit, MI

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903 W. Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48208
: Phone: (313) 361-4000
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Alternatives For Girls (AFG) shelter services are open 24 hours/day, 365 days/year.
Programming consists of: Runaway and Homeless emergency shelter services for girls, 15-17 years old (Stepping Stones); Homeless Emergency/Crisis shelter services for young women 18-21, including young women who are pregnant/parenting; Aftercare services for all of those served in any of the above residential programs. Intakes of minors are possible 24 hours/day. Intakes for young adult women are possible through the City of Detroit's CoC/CAM (313-305-0311).

Volunteers Requests by Alternatives For Girls: AFG values volunteers, please use the link to learn more:

Donation Requests by Alternatives For Girls: Please call AFG's Development Department for the most current list of needs, based on the season or other circumstances, such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Many of these shelters now have waiting lists. Please call before going to them. Many waiting lists are very long. Shelters and service also go out of business. Always call ahead to confirm that this location is still active. If you find that this location is no longer operating, please send us a comment using the form below.

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