Lakeland, FL Homeless Information Forum

Welcome to our Lakeland, FL information forum. I have added some questions for you and posted them below.

The goal is to compile as much local information as possible for those who are homeless and need food or homeless resource assistance in Lakeland.

If you are familiar with Lakeland and the homeless situation, please answer the questions below as fully as possible. Let's build a useful resource section that only you and those intimately familiar with Lakeland will know.

Mike Manning, owner of HomelessShelterDirectory.org

Are You Currently Homeless In Lakeland, FL? Help Us Find Out Where To Find The Best Homeless Resources In Lakeland, FL


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2017-12-26 14:43:08a friends house
2019-08-14 20:04:58Lighthouse ministry
2020-04-18 07:48:15dont have a place to stay
2020-05-09 00:19:43I can't find one available


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2017-12-26 14:43:08a friend
2019-04-04 23:32:01First Baptist church


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-01-02 05:45:05Recently released from jail and lost everything. Found a job but no money yet for a place
2018-02-24 19:27:2749, disabled with service dog, Caucasian,
2019-02-12 00:33:57My mom and myself have been living in a motel room and ran out of money and we are trying to get our own place I ended up this way after my fience passed away
2019-04-04 23:32:01I am a 53 year old woman and less my husband in 2012 I have been on drugs and on and out of my families homes for all these years it's now to the point I have no where elese to go
2019-08-14 20:04:58I have only 3 days at 7 dollars a day left. My social security was cut off months ago. I am homeless in Munn Park
2019-09-08 20:02:21My husband and I are currently homeless and trying g to get back to illinois
2019-10-20 00:48:46I got a divorce july 18, 2018...he was awarded the children so it is just me now. I was basically forced out of Illinois back to Florida. Since I was mostly a stay at home mom my whole marriage I didn't have money to set aside for emergencies, no job, and no vehicle. Im having to start from the bottom. I'm trying to see if there is any kimd of help for me.
2019-10-20 00:50:08I got a divorce july 18, 2018...he was awarded the children so it is just me now. I was basically forced out of Illinois back to Florida. Since I was mostly a stay at home mom my whole marriage I didn't have money to set aside for emergencies, no job, and no vehicle. Im having to start from the bottom. I'm trying to see if there is any kimd of help for me.
2020-04-18 07:48:15Our house burnt down two years ago and then was living in a camper and they kicked us out and now on the streets
2020-05-09 00:19:43I'm in a very physical ,verbal, and mentally abusive relationship no family I can stay with
2020-09-24 06:35:20I have three kids



User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2019-02-12 00:33:57Homes
2019-08-14 20:04:58Get my ss back faster so I can stay at Lighthouse with schizophrenia know one will hire me
2019-10-20 00:48:46Shelter, food, hygiene, and help them get a education and/or job.
2019-10-20 00:50:08Shelter, food, hygiene, and help them get a education and/or job.
2019-10-24 19:26:13Open up more low income housing
2020-05-09 00:19:43More shelters and more financial help

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