Female counselor advises people during support group meeting

Host Homes: Frequently Asked Questions

What is Host Homes?

How will the youth and I be matched?

Am I expected to provide food or anything else?

What support will I receive from the SF LGBT Center while hosting?

What kind of behavior is expected from Hosts while participating in the Host Homes program?

What kind of behavior is expected from Guests while they are in their host home?

What are the minimum requirements for a Host to participate in the program?

What are the minimum requirements for a Guest to participate in this program?

What happens if we don’t get along?

Where will the young person live after their stay with me?

If I am a renter, can you help me negotiate hosting a youth in my home?