The Transitional Living Program (TLP) provides homeless youth, between the ages of 18 and 21, safe living accommodations and services that help them develop the skills necessary to move to successful independent living. Youth can stay in the program for 22 months to continue their education, secure sustainable employment, and permanent housing. Youth work with a case manager to develop an individual service plan with specific outcome goals. They have access to mental health, medical and substance use services.
Who is eligible?
TLP is a voluntary program for youth between the ages of 18 and 21 years of age. Youth that enter the program must be able to reasonable demonstrate that they are homeless or at extreme risk of being homeless.
How do you enroll?
Referrals come from a variety of sources. They include but are not limited to self, emergency shelter, Allegheny County Department of Human Services Office of Children, Youth and Families, Street Outreach Providers, hospitals, police and mental health providers. Youth can contact the program directly by calling (412) 924-0500.