Address:411 E Landry StOpelousas, LA 70570(29 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: The New Life Center, located in Opelousas provides emergency shelter, transitional housing and supportive services for up to 37 homeless women and 31 children per night All residents participate in case management where they are assisted with applying for mainstream benefits, entering school, obtaining employment and permanent housing Residents also attend life skills sessions, job counseling and are referred to outside agencies for additional counseling A chemical dependency program is also available for those women recovering from alcohol and/or drug addictions All residents are provided with three meals a day, transportation, prescription assistance, clothing, diapers and toiletries.
Hours: M-F, 8A-4P
Eligibility: Homeless women, with or without children; substance abusers must be drug/alcohol free for 72 hours before entering. Will accept mothers with sons to age 18.
Documents To Bring: Call 948-3161 for availability
Address:521 S Buchanan StLafayette, LA 70501(39 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: Free clothing closet run by volunteersMay have occasional household items and baby gearSupply of coats for adults and childrenLimited school uniformsExcepts donations of gently used clothingAccepts Diaper Donations and Provides Diapers, Wipes, Incontinent Supplies, and Feminine Hygiene Products (depending on supplies)
Hours: Thu 9am-11:30am and by appointment
Eligibility: Anyone in need within the service area
Address:101 Live Oak DrLafayette, LA 70503(39 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: keywords: newborn clothing school uniforms
Layettes: Provides clothing to needy infants (layettes only -NO diapers).
(1) Asbury responds to public school COUNSELORS (no private or parochial schools) IN LAFAYETTE PARISH ONLY All assistance inquiries must come from school counselors.
(2) Asbury also responds to local social service agencies Examples include ECSS (Early Childhood Support & Services; CUPS, Love, Inc and case managers working through the Lafayette Parish Homeless Education Department) Agencies fax requests to Asbury for assistance.
Hours: M-F, 8A-3P
Eligibility: Specifically for disadvantaged students at public schools only in Lafayette Parish.
Documents To Bring: ONLY School Counselors or Local Social Service Agencies may call for information
Address:1338 Jefferson StLafayette, LA 70501(39 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: A thrift shop, specializing in baby items, children's clothing, and maternity clothing.
Also sells public school uniforms at low cost.
All proceeds are used to support the St. Marguerite d'Youville Maternity Home and pregnancy resource center.
Hours: M-Sa, 10A-6P
Eligibility: Anyone needing items at affordable prices
Documents To Bring: None
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Address:1605 Broad StLake Charles, LA 70601(42 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: The Open Door, FBCO, Inc. is a resource center for ex-offender women and their children. The center provides counseling, mentoring, life skills, ACTS, tutoring, and GED prep. Links for employment, housing and health providers available.
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-1pm.
Eligibility: This organization serves ex-offender women and children. Pre-release referrals come from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office or a Probation Officer/Judge.
Documents To Bring: Pre-release referrals come from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office or a Probation Officer/Judge.
Address:1401 Moeling StLake Charles, LA 70601(42 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: We provide food, clothing, hygiene products, baby items, emergency food and furniture when we have it.
The comfort God has given us he wants us now to share with others who are suffering so they will sense His care.
F.H. Dunn Resurrection Center
Clothing. Baby Items. Personal Items.
Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 10am-2pm.
Eligibility: If referred from another agency we require a letter from that agency along with clients I.D, Income Status & Social Security cards. If case worker is coming for the client that requires that they bring in necessary information.
Documents To Bring: *1. Proof of Income
*2. Valid Driving License
*3. Social Security card for each member of household
*4. No Income must sign waiver
Address:422 McMahon StDeRidder, LA 70634(48 Miles Away)Map & Directions
Services: Our primary goal with each woman is to educate her about abortion, fetal development, and to provide her with alternatives. We also help with Diapers, wipes, formula, maternity clothing and infant clothing, etc...
Mommies in Need Program provides pregnancy education for expectant mothers. Those who complete the program get a free Child Passenger Safety Seat.
Hours: Mon. & Wed. 9am-2pm
Eligibility: No Requirements
Documents To Bring: Intake Process takes approx. 30 minutes. Call for more information.