Welcome to The Northern Lighthouse, Inc.
Emergency Shelter for Homeless Youth

Receive shelter and support at The Northern Lighthouse, Inc. The Northern Lighthouse, Inc. offers all-inclusive, short-term emergency shelter to runaway and homeless youth ages 10-17. We are the first and only emergency shelter for homeless youth in Aroostook County. This Emergency Shelter is located on 14 Main Street, Mars Hill, Maine and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Youth are provided food and clothing, case management, and other supportive services as needed.

At our Emergency Shelter, children and teens (ages 10-17) will:

  • Gain access to case management, healthcare, family mediation services, and local supports
  • Receive food, clothing, and basic necessities
  • Gain access to Home and Community Based Treatment, Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Outpatient Therapy if needed
  • Find support with education opportunities and gaining employment

Youth will also have opportunities to participate in recreational, community, and team-building activities.

Contact The Northern Lighthouse, Inc. today at (207) 540-1522 to learn more about our emergency shelter.