City House is an Official Safe Place Organization

City House is an official “Safe Place” organization, working in conjunction with local QuikTrip (QT) locations in Collin and Denton Counties.

image002A Safe Place organization helps provide quick access to help and resources for youth who are runaways, abused, homeless, kicked out of the house, or any unsafe situation. Access is available to youth in-need 24 hours a day; seven days a week. Any youth who show up at a local QT requesting help will immediately get put on a call to City House, who has someone on-call 24 hours a day, including holidays.

QT quiktrip_200x200Youth can also text the word “SAFE” and their current location (address, city, state) to 69866 for immediate help, nationwide (and they will be provided with the closest Safe Place location. Safe Place locations are not to be confused with the “Baby Moses” law (i.e. firehouses where people can drop off an unwanted baby).

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