The mission of With Friends, Inc. is to make a positive difference in the lives of young people ages 7—21 who are homeless, transient, at-risk, disadvantaged or in crisis.
We provide residential care, counseling, education, skill building, outreach, follow-up and supportive services that focus on positive youth development program goals including giving the young people the opportunities to learn skills and develop the assets they need to resist high risk behaviors and succeed in life.
With Friends, Inc. is a private, non-profit, community based organization. Serving Gaston, Cleveland, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Stanley, Iredell and Union Counties.
A team of trained staff is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to assist youth and families who seek the services of the shelter.