LAFAYETTE Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our LAFAYETTE, Louisiana Homeless Shelters and Services for the needy page. Below are all of the homeless shelters and services for the needy that provide help to those in need for LAFAYETTE, LA and surrounding cities.

We also provide other homeless resources such as transitional resources for the homeless. Homeless clinic and treatment center resources are also provided on the right navigational bar.

Many shelters also provide services such as alcohol and drug rehab treatment along with clinics. I try to provide as much information as possible on my details pages.

Active Listings In LAFAYETTE Louisiana

Faith House of Acadiana

Lafayette, LA 1026
0.86 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 232-8954
Emergency shelter is available in Lafayette for victims of domestic violence and their children needing a safe, temporary place to live. As a resident of Faith House, we provide you with physical necessities, DV counseling, advocacy and referrals.

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Outreach Center For Women and Children

Lafayette, LA
0.90 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 237-7618
Acadiana's homeless shelter for women and children addressing root causes of homelessness by assisting our clients to become sober, housed, and employed

Our mission is to assist people in need by providing critical recovery services, access to housing, meaningful employment, and addic
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Smile Family Shelter

Lafayette, LA 70501
1.13 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 234-3272
SMILE's Housing Services include a comprehensive housing counseling program, which has been approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Counseling services include pre-occupancy, mortgage default, rental delinquency, post-occupancy, home improvement and rehabil
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St. Joseph Shelter FOR MEN

(337) 233-6816
St. Joseph Shelter for Men provides emergency and transitional housing for up to 32 homeless men per night, 365 days per year. Residents participate in case management where they are assisted with obtaining employment, applying for mainstream benefits and obtaining permanent housing.

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New Start Center

St. Martinville, LA
13.49 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 394-8559,

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Serenity Help Center - For Women

New Iberia, LA 70560
18.69 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
Serenity help center is a faith based 501c nonprofit organization, offering support and help to women and their families; who are in a crisis pregnancy or homeless.
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Iberia Homeless Shelter

New Iberia, LA 70560
18.89 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
Emergency Program:
Shelter for homeless men during an emergency. Qualifying men can stay up to 14 days.

Transitional Program
Qualifying men can stay up to 24 months.

Re Entry Program
Program for past clients who have come upon hard times. Can reside at
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SNAP Shelter New Iberia

New Iberia, LA 70562
19.18 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 367-7627
We believe that every woman and child has a right to live in a home free from violence.

Our mission is twofold: First, to provide safety & support to abused women and children so that they feel empowered. Second to educate the community about domestic violence to ensure it is treated
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Assist Agency Homeless Shelter

Crowley, LA 70526
20.47 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 788-7550
The mission of the ASSIST Agency is to raise the standard of living and improve the quality of life for low-income individuals, families, and communities in southwestern Louisiana.

Company Overview
The ASSIST Agency carries out its mission through a variety of means including c
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New Life Center For Women - Shelter for Women

Opelousas, LA 70570
22.22 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 948-3161
Women's shelter. The New Life Center operates 365 days a year and shelters up to 58 women and their children in a hotel room style setting. The Center provides three hot meals a day, a licensed Class A child care center, a substance abuse program and supportive services to help secure employment, pe
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Opelousas Lighthouse Mission

Opelousas, LA 70570
22.29 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 948-8865
The Opelousas Lighthouse Mission is an emergency and transitional shelter for homeless men.  OLM can comfortably accommodate 32 men a night and is open seven days a week three hundred sixty-five days a year.
OLM provides food, clothing, and assistance with medical and transportation expens
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Welcome House Homeless Shelter

Crowley, LA
23.06 miles from city center LAFAYETTE
(337) 783-7066
Welcome house shelter is a Christian base shelter, serving all People, men , women and families, open 24/7 please call before coming To insure we have a bed available. We are not your average shelter We are family. Put GOD first and everything else falls into place.

We operate 24 h
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