Beacon Therapeutic & the National Runaway Switchboard are Working Together in “Keeping America’s Runaway and At-Risk Youth Safe and Off the Streets”

The National Runaway Switchboard (NRS) and Beacon Therapeutic are teaming up in an effort to strengthen Chicago services for runaway, homeless and at-risk youth and to ensure appropriate, safe services.

NRS Services include:

  • 24-hour telephone crisis intervention, conference calls, message relay and information and referral services to youth and families in and around Chicago
  • Community-based referrals for information and direct services for youth and families
  • Access to the Home Free family reunification program, conducted in collaboration with Greyhound Lines, Inc., to youth in and around Chicago and provide consultation and support to qualifying youth during the youth’s journey home

Call 1-800-RUNAWAY (1-800-786-2929) for assistance or visit the National Runaway Switchboard website for more information.