Lakeland Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Lakeland, Florida 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 Lakeland, FL 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.


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Active Listings In Lakeland Florida

Lighthouse Ministries - Men's Gospel Rescue Mission

Lakeland, FL 33802
(863)687-4076
The Gospel Rescue Mission is for homeless and at-risk men, as overnight guests.      Open at 3:30 p.m. daily    First 3 nights per month are free, then itís $7 per night    Shower, fresh change of clothes, clean bed
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Talbot House Ministries of Lakeland

Lakeland, FL 33801
863-687-8475
We are one of the oldest and most comprehensive homeless care centers in Polk County. We are committed to provide SHELTER, HEALTHCARE, and RENEWAL of the Homeless in our community. A safe comfortable place where homeless are welcomed, fed, clothed and sheltered. More than 180,000 hot nu
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St. Francis Women & Children's Services

Lakeland, FL 33801
863-686-7153
Provided by Catholic Charities Serves women of Polk County Provides financial assistance and shelter to women at risk for homelessness due to domestic violence, loss of income, or eviction.
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Safe Families for Children

Lakeland, FL 33801
863-232-9815
Safe Families is a network of host families that provide a loving home where parents can safely place their children in times of crisis. Host Families, prompted solely by compassion, are screened, trained and serve without compensation. As a result, this program is a voluntary, non-coercive alternat
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George W. Harris, Jr. Runaway & Youth Crisis Shelter

Bartow, FL 33830
13.36 miles from city center Lakeland
(863) 595-0220
Youth and Family Alternatives operates three short-term shelter programs for youth between the ages of 10 thru 17, one of those being the George W. Harris, Jr. Runaway and Youth Crisis Shelter, located in Bartow, Florida. We are open to youth who are runaway or
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The Lado Loop Home and Sanctuary

Wesley Chapel, FL 33543
22.32 miles from city center Lakeland
813-395-6402
This is not a shelter Safe affordable housing $100 a week no deposit
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Lake Wales Care Center

Lake Wales, FL 33853
24.52 miles from city center Lakeland
863-676-6678
The Transitional Housing Program is an opportunity to give individuals and families hope for a future. The purpose is to help those in need develop Christ-like maturity by providing structure, discipleship, fellowship, encouragement and life skills in a Christian environment. The Program is a bridge
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The Foundation

Davenport, FL 33897
27.22 miles from city center Lakeland
863-250-4357
Per the shelter. See the bold text below: THIS IS A MALE ONLY SHELTER. FEMALES DO NOT CALL UNLESS YOU ARE REQUESTING INFORMATION FOR A MALE. THIS IS NOT A SHELTER FOR CHILDREN. READ THE DESCRIPTION BEFORE CALLING OR YOU WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY DENIED ENTRY FOR NOT READING.
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