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For Youth: Ages 12-17

Briarpatch Youth Services  
(608) 251-1126
(800) 798-1126 (toll free)

Admissions to the youth shelter are accepted 24 hours a day 365 days a year. An in-person intake must be completed before shelter can be offered, but does not guarantee placement. Please call ahead to check on bed availability and eligibility for shelter before coming in.

For any other questions about the Briarpatch youth shelter, please call (608) 251-1126 or toll free at (800) 798-1126. Questions can also be sent via text to (608) 285-2276, which is checked during business hours, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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