Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: March 18, 2011, 5:50 PM
The mission of StandUp For Kids - Washington DC is to stabilize youth who are homeless or at risk of being homeless, establish trust, and act as a resource linking youth with community services. We advocate for youth and assist them in building opportunities for a better tomorrow. StandUp For Kids - DC provides community support services to youths up to the age of 25. StandUp For Kids - DC provides important services in order to improve the general quality of life for youth. It helps youth meet their survival needs and offers a social support network. The program seeks to provide youth with access to a preventative safety net of medical care, meals, housing, and a safe place from street life.