Athens, LA
Child Care

Free diapers, clothing, formula plus free and reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 8 child care programs in the Athens, Louisiana area.

Care.com

1 Miles Away

Athens , LA 71003

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Services:
Care.com is a safe and trusted conduit that offers families and care providers in Athens , LA a chance to easily connect, share care giving experiences, and get advice. The company addresses the different care needs a family may go through the life cycle; be it child care, special needs care, tutoring, senior care, pet care, housekeeping and more. The service enables families to find and select the best care possible based on detailed profiles, background checks, and references for hundreds of thousands of mom and families.

Additional Services:
Low and reduced cost childcare in Athens , LA.

Area Served:
Athens , LA


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Life Choices of North Central Louisiana

25 Miles Away

211 West Texas Aveune
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-7377

Services:
Pregnancy test, counseling, and referrals. Follow-up visits to help ensure a healthy pregnancy. Parenting education groups allow parents to provide better care for their children.post abotion counsel groups and limited ultra sounds.

Hours:
Office hours: Monday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Need pregnancy test/counseling or parenting classes/baby items

Documents To Bring:
Standard information form and a need picture id.



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Grandma's Crib

39 Miles Away

3213 Galaxy Drive
Bossier City, LA 71112
(318) 742-4061

Services:
We have baby diapers, wipes, clothes which are given out to children from birth to 5 years old.

Hours:
On Call. By appointment only.

Eligibility:
Call the number listed for more information.

Documents To Bring:
Low-Income. Proof of need. Must have a referral letter from Centerpoint 211 I&R.



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Liberty Ministry Center

45 Miles Away

1600 North Martin Luther King Boulevard
El Dorado, AR 71731
(870) 862-8158

Services:
Christmas Baskets, Clothing, Diapers, Food Pantries, Formula/Baby Food, Household Goods, Personal/Grooming Needs, Shoes, Thanksgiving Baskets, Thrift Shops, Toy Donation Programs

Hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Eligibility:
Contact agency for requirements. Families or individuals with low income.

Area Served:
Serves Union County and parts of Columbia and Ouachita Counties.

Additional Services:
Delivers Food Baskets To Families Of Limited Income For Thanksgiving And Christmas.

Documents To Bring:
Drivers license or photo ID. Proof of income. Social Security card.



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Gabriel's Closet

47 Miles Away

331 E. 71st Street
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 865-0200

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Services:
Our mission is to bring Christ's message of love to the poor and vulnerable by providing quality social services to families and individuals without discrimination and in accordance with Catholic Social Teachings and professional standards.
We offer:

Hours:
M-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Eligibility:
150% of Poverty guidelines

Documents To Bring:
Call for appointment



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Highland Center

47 Miles Away

520 Olive Street
Shreveport, LA 71104
(318) 221-8404

Services:
Highland Center works to meet the physical and spiritual needs of individuals, strengthens families and builds healthier communities across the region.

Hours:
Office hours: 8a - 5p Monday - Friday

Eligibility:
Call the number listed for eligibility requirements.

Documents To Bring:
Call the number listed for more information.



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Providence House-Project Next Step

47 Miles Away

814 Cotton Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 221-7887

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Services:
Providence House is a structured transitional, non-profit, community project providing housing for homeless families as well as services aimed at needs from an emotional, medical, educational and employment standpoint. This program has attainable objectives that give measurable results, ensure a high degree of success and put the burden of responsibility and accountability on the family. In order to stay at Providence House a family must commit to successfully complete the Providence House Program, and in doing so, regain their independence and self-determination.

Project Next Step provides transitional housing and related services to homeless, single women and families. Project Next Step is committed to promoting the well being of the women and maintaining their sense of dignity. This transitional housing program provides a variety of social services including educational, employment skills, life development skills, counseling, recreational opportunities and support services.

The goal of Project Next Step is to break the cycle of homelessness so that single women and families are able to regain their independence and self determination. This will lead to a productive and stable life in the community.

Hours:
M-F 8A-5P

Eligibility:
Call the number listed.

Documents To Bring:
Must go through the Providence House Family Shelter first.



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Ark-La-Tex Crisis Pregnancy Center

47 Miles Away

921 Shreveport/Barksdale Highway
Shreveport, LA 71105
(318) 861-4600

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Services:
What is a Crisis Pregnancy?

Any time a woman or young girl finds the world around her crumbling to pieces because she is pregnant, she is experiencing a crisis pregnancy Her pregnancy may be wanted or unwanted, planned or unplanned She may be confused and uncertain about what to do She may feel betrayed, manipulated, helpless, angry, fearful or trapped.

The Ark-La-Tex Crisis Pregnancy Center was opened in 1994 The Center serves the entire community regardless of race, creed, nationality, age or marital status Any person who seeks the aid of the Center can rest assured that his or her right to privacy will never be compromised. The ArkLaTex Center also has a program where women can be assisted with diapers for their babies.

All services provided are free.

Hours:
M&W 9:30A-12:30P, 1:30P-4:30P
T&TR 9:30A-12:30P, 1:30P-7:30P

Eligibility:
Pregnant women or teens.

Documents To Bring:
Call for an appointment.



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