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Kiwanis Empowerment Youth Shelter (KEYS)

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Phone: 250-386-8282

Address: 2117 Vancouver Street, Victoria BC, V8T 3Z9


The Kiwanis Emergency Youth Shelter, a 10 bed facility, providing services to youth between the ages of 13 and 18 who have no safe place to stay.

KEYS responds to a wide range of crisis, including parent/teen conflict, abuse issues and youth homelessness etc. Referrals can be made to the Shelter on a 24 hour basis by anyone in the community. They have a Youth & Family Support Worker on site who is able to provide support and counselling to youth and their families while they are in crisis. Admission is voluntary and consent of the legal guardian is needed in order for a youth to stay.