Drop-In Centers

Drop-in centers in the City of St. Louis that provide daytime walk-in services to people struggling with mental illness, addiction, housing and other issues.

A drop-in center is a facility that provides daytime services (usually free of charge) to those struggling with mental health, housing or other issues. Services provided may include showers, meals, computer access, hot/cold weather relief.

For Adults

Bridge of Hope Ministries

Bridge of Hope Ministries is a drop-in service for the unhoused.

  • Showers
  • Clothing
  • Laundry
  • Adult classes (GED, reading, computer access)

Phone: 314-405-0253
4001 Cottage Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63113
Website: Bridge of Hope Ministries

St. Louis Empowerment Center

St. Louis Empowerment Center is a drop-in center for individuals with mental health needs and those who have co-occurring disorders.

  • Self-help (client is responsible with initiating help)
  • Classes (mental health, anger management)
  • Peer specialist

Phone: 314-652-6100
907 Dock Street, St. Louis, MO 63147
Website: St. Louis Empowerment Center

For Youth

Center for Youth on the Rise

Center for Youth on the Rise provides drop-in services for youth ages 12 to 19 years old.

  • Life skills workshops
  • Counseling services
  • Educational support
  • Employment preparation
  • Legal assistance

Phone: 314-615-0221
12079 Bellefontaine Road, Spanish Lake, MO 63138
Website: Center for Youth on the Rise

Covenant House (Youth)

Covenant House offers drop-in services for youth Monday-Thursday 9am to 11am.

  • LGBTQ+ youth welcome
  • Shelter
  • Food
  • Clothing
  • Blankets
  • Showers
  • Laundry facilities
  • Referrals
  • Crisis intervention

Phone: 314-533-2241
Address: 2727 North Kingshighway, St. Louis, MO 63113
Website: Covenant House

Epworth's Youth Drop-in Center/Street Outreach

Epworth provides a safe space for homeless, at-risk youth and teens ages 11 to 20 years old in a time of crisis.

  • LGBTQ+ youth welcome
  • Hot meals
  • Case management
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Legal issues
  • Clinical care

Phone: 314-222-4877
7520 Natural Bridge Road, Normandy, MO 63121
Website: Epworth's Youth Drop-in Center/Street Outreach

Restoration House/The Rock (Youth)

Restoration House is a drop-in center for young adults ages 18-24.

  • Food
  • Hygiene essentials
  • Laundry room
  • Clothing closet
  • Social services
  • Outreach
  • Community events 

Phone: 314-370-7180
2912 Chippewa Street, St. Louis, MO 63118
Website: Restoration House

The SPOT/Project ARK

The SPOT/Project ARK is a drop-in center with services available by appointment for youth ages 13-24.

  • LGBTQ+ youth welcome
  • Shower
  • Laundry
  • Computer
  • Food

Phone: 314-535-0413 (option 5)
Address: 4169 Laclede Street, St. Louis, MO 63108
Website: The SPOT/Project ARK

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