Y2Y Harvard Square Long-Term Lottery Entry

Y2Y Harvard Square is a shelter for young adults (18-24) experiencing homelessness. Y2Y assigns 30-day stays to young adults via a randomized electronic lottery system. You must enter the lottery via this form each day before 8am that would like to be entered. If you enter after 8 am, you will be entered into the following day's lottery. You will be notified via email whether or not you have received a bed.


Service providers, teachers, lawyers, or any other adult who has a professional relationship with a young person in need of a place to stay may enter this form on their behalf with the consent of the lottery applicant.


Please note Y2Y is currently closed and will reopen on October 15, 2021. On October 15, Y2Y will give away stays of 30+ days and guests will be notified of their lottery result and length of stay via email. All stays after October 15 will be 30 days.


Y2Y is located at 1 Church St., Cambridge, MA 02138. Y2Y's phone number is 617-864-0795.


Entering on Behalf of a Young Adult





Young Adult Information






You do not need an email address to stay with us, but if you provide one, we will notify you of the lottery results.

You do not need an email address to stay with us, but if you provide one, we will notify you of the lottery results.