If a picture is worth a thousand words, then these videos depicting the amazing transformations of how Providence House graduates and current residents transform from down-and-out to up-and-coming is beyond words. We invite you to take a moment and check it out for yourself - share it with a friend!
Just click on the images below and see how lives are touched and changed. Transformation happens because Shreveport/Bossier cares and help is available - but most of all because God promises to be our very present help in time of need. He is faithful to do what He says He will do.
Providence House Graduation is a culmination of months of guidance from our staff to the residents who come to our organization as homeless families who need a hand up to gain stability. Our graduation ceremonies, which are twice a year, are the final step our residents take toward independent living.
The Providence House Child Development Center is the only center for homeless children in the state of Louisiana. The Child Development Center makes it possible for our residents to work while their children are learning age-appropriate skills.
This domestic violence victim fled to Providence House to get away from an abusive boyfriend. After spending time in our Domestic Violence Safe House, she transitioned into the Providence House program to secure a better future for herself and her son.
When Sean finally hit bottom due to drug abuse, he decided to get help for him and his son, Austin, at Providence House. Sean earned his GED through the Providence House Working-to-Learn program and is now enrolled at LSUS. Sean continues to make the future better and brighter for his family.
Rita Utley had it all -- the American Dream. But when she lost her home, she had to live in her van for six months before finding the help she needed at Providence House.