Mission & Vision

ROOTS Young Adult Shelter


ROOTS Young Adult Shelter builds community and fosters dignity through access to essential services and a safe place to sleep for young adults experiencing homelessness.



Everyone has a safe place to call home.


  1. We value each guest as an individual, without judgment or bias.
  2. We drive change by discussing, addressing and breaking down social and economic barriers to equality for the benefit of young adults experiencing homelessness.
  3. We work as a cohesive, passionate team to provide the best services possible to guests and build partnerships with the larger community.
  4. We respect, honor and encourage the unique backgrounds of all individuals.