Richter Street Overnight Program

Provides a voluntary resource for youth ages 13-18 who are homeless (absolute or relative) or at risk of homelessness and have no safe alternatives


  • youth may refer themselves to the program or be referred by anyone in the community, including MCFD and other youth serving organizations
  • operates on a first come first serve basis and accommodates up to 10 youth per evening
  • males and females are housed in separate areas of the shelter
  • all attempts will be made to connect youth with another community resource, including but not limited to MCFD After-hours Social Workers if the Shelter is full

Program name (alternate):  Kelowna Youth Shelter

Address / Contact Info

Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs
Kelowna, BC

Phone Numbers

Office : 250.868.8541 ext.202
Crisis : 310-1234
After Hours : (250) 212-5961

Hours of Operation

Hours: 6pm - 8am, 7 days a week

Service Details

Program fee: 0.00
Referral criteria: Youth may self-refer, be referred by an individual or organization (including MCFD), or other youth serving organizations
Age ranges served: youth 13-19
Languages spoken: English

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Other Programs from This Organization

Jaycees Downtown Youth Centre Provides services for youth at risk at this centre
Outreach Mental Health Services Offers a short-term program providing mental health services to high risk youth 12 -18 years of age with psychiatric issues who are not willing or not able to access mainstream mental health services

This program was last updated on 14 Sep 2016.