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  • Drop-In is Moving!

    We are temporarily moving while we renovate the Drop-In Center (at 177 Pearl Street). Come find us at our new location: 191 Bank Street (above Phoenix Books).

    We’re still open from 10am-6pm, Monday through Friday, serving meals at 12pm and 5pm.

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  • Do you need a place to sleep tonight?

    Come to the Winter Warming Shelter. The youth warming shelter is a 10-bed, temporary shelter for youth ages 18-24. It is located in the basement of St. Joseph’s Co-Cathedral at 29 Allen St. in Burlington.

    Come by the Parish Hall entrance starting at 6 PM each night. Please call (802) 864-7423 x302, or, after 5 PM, call (802) 324-2934.

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  • Calling all non-superheroes! Spectrum is looking for new mentors

    You don’t have to be a superhero, all you need to be is a friend. There are about 50 mentees waiting to be matched and the commitment is only about four hours a month.

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  • Asia’s Story

    Read the story of how one young woman came to Spectrum.

    “I didn’t know where to go. I had to pack a duffel bag and I had one trash bag of things. I walked down the street and was just standing in the neighborhood like, ‘Where do I go? What do I do?’”

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Spectrum’s Sleep Out
March 26, 2020
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Spectrum’s Student Sleep Out
April 2-4, 2020, or on a date that works for you
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From the News

Renovation of the Drop-In Center and Vault

This fall, we raised money to renovate our Drop-In Center and the large, unused vault behind the Drop-In Center. Thanks to a group of generous donors, we raised $226,115 for the renovation – to make sure our doors are open for the next youth who needs help.

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