Life on the streets is blunt, harsh and dangerous.

Homeless youth are at risk of victimization by drug dealers, physical and/or sexual assault, involvement in prostitution and gangs, and crimes of desperation due to the lack of food, shelter and other daily necessities.

Federal Funding Cuts Have Hit Cocoon House Hard

Cocoon House is devastated to announce that we have lost nearly $230,000 of the funding that made the Street Outreach Program for homeless and at-risk youth possible. Click here to read a message from our CEO.

300 Youth are Homeless Every Night in Snohomish County

Today's homeless youth are at great risk of becoming tomorrow's homeless adults

A Positive Role Model Can Make A World Of Difference
Melanie's life did not begin like one would expect, she was brought into this world by two drug addicted parents and was bounced around from drug house to drug house until Child Protective Services finally placed her with her Grandmother. Melanie... [more]
Gang life quickly sent him spiraling out of control, but working with Cocoon House got him back on track.
Gang life now replaced his dreams of becoming a professional soccer player and getting a diploma. Quickly spiraling out of control, Jose was on the fast track to becoming yet another statistic. The school called Cocoon House and Jose was quickly... [more]
Cocoon House Advocate Program Saves Lives
Imagine living in a gutted out trailer with no water or electricity, traveling 40 miles round trip to go to school [more]
Success Stories




Established in 1991, Cocoon House has been Snohomish County's only resource exclusively serving homeless and at-risk youth ages 12-24. We believe that every child deserves a home and the opportunity to achieve his or her fullest potential. Cocoon House provides youth housing and other critical community -based services to caregivers, families and the community. [more]

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Cocoon House is a private, non-profit organization that relies on the generosity of individuals, community organizations, foundations and corporations to carry out our work. [more]