Amistad Crisis Shelter

Amistad Crisis Shelter is a short-term (14-30 days) program that provides residential services to youth, ages 12-17.


The YDI Amistad Crisis Shelter operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and also offers a 24-hour hotline. It offers the following free services: short term residential shelter care, crisis intervention, assessment, counseling/therapy, recreational activities, life and social skills training, case management, educational/vocational assistance, job training skills and referral assistance.

 Address: 1706 Centro Familiar SW, Albuquerque NM, 87105  


    Amistad’s primary focus is to provide short term residential placement for runaway, homeless youth and youth experiencing a crisis necessitating short term shelter placement.  Amistad’s primary goal is to support and reunite youth with their families or find another safe placement after shelter discharge.  Aftercare services are also available once youth discharged from the program. The program has a 16-bed capacity. 


    Call: 505.877.0371



    of of youth served at Amistad had successful discharges.

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