Child & Family Services of the Upper Peninsula, Inc.
Serving Children and Families in Michigan's Upper Peninsula Since 1919
SHYP serves youth between the ages of 16 and 20 in Chippewa,  
Houghton and Menominee Counties.

SHYP provide homeless youth with safe and stable living
environments, teaches youth how to care appropriately for
themselves and others, and equips youth with skills that will    
help them maintain stable employment and living arrangements
throughout the rest of their adult lives.

The goals of SHYP are :
  • to provide up to 18 months of case management and
    support that will facilitate the stable transitions of young
    adults into independence;
  • to help youth establish positive rental histories while
    gaining self-sufficiency; and
  • to help youth access resources that will be helpful to     
    them while living on their own.
706 Chippewa Square, Suite 200
Marquette, MI 49855

Phone: (906) 228-4050
Fax: (906) 228-2153
Supportive Housing for Youth Program (SHYP)/Transitional
Living Program
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In Chippewa County, call Peter Clegg at (906) 630-0000 or
In Houghton County, contact Lori Geshel at (906) 281-0766 or
SHYP is an 18-month program voluntary
program. All services are confidential.

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