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By: Benjamin Kukull - 8.19.2004

Shelters and Community Service

Ever since the 1960s, the Ave. has been a hotbed for the homeless many of which are runaway teenagers.
Since then, many charities have sprung up in the area.
Here are a few well known charities and community services in the area:
TEEN FEED

Teen Feed offers nutritious dinners to homeless youth, Sunday through Thursday. We are open to all youth who are 21 or younger, and ask only that they follow some very basic conduct expectations while in our program.
Contact people: Tele Aadsen, Direct Service Supervisor, (206) 522-4366 x3, Office fax number: (206) 522-3043
Address: 4740-B University Way NE Seattle, WA 98105
Directions: Located at 4740-B University Way NE, just north of 47th and University Way. Located above Bedazzled Discs, across the street from 7-11. Teen Feed is hosted out of four University District churches, moving location from... Nearest Bus Stop: 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 48 = 2 minute walk


UNIVERSITY DISTRICT NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICE CENTER

4534 UNIVERSITY WAY NE SEATTLE WA 98105 Phone: (206) 684-7542 Fax: (206) 684-0898
Contact for additional information on community services in the U. District and around the city.


THE UNIVERSITY DISTRICT FOOD BANK

The University District Food Bank is a community supported private non-profit providing supplemental food, infant care items and referral information to low-income Northeast Seattle residents. We assist individuals and families living in the 98102, 98103, 98105, 98115, and 98125 zip code areas.


DONATION COIN METERS
Donation Coin Meters now spot the Ave. Now you can help out and keep a clean conscience without having to confront reality! Read all about it!