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Verni Howard

Executive Director

814 Cotton Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 221-7887 ext 101

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Child Development Center Earns Top Spot on State Honor Roll
Providence House’s Child Development Center has been named one of three top spots in Caddo Parish under the “Birth to Three” category on the State of Louisiana’s Honor Roll. This recognition comes from high quality instruction performance and is based on the early education of children starting from birth to age three. “This is significant
SleepOut 4 Independence 2019 Set for November
SleepOut 4 Independence is officially set for November 16th, 2019 at Independence Stadium. SleepOut 4 Independence is hosted by Providence House, and is a community wide event that aims to raise awareness of homelessness in Northwest Louisiana. Individuals and teams will construct their own shelter for a one-night stay while fundraising for the hours spent
Busy Street panhandling
Panhandling hurts the homeless population
Panhandling problem: Homeless advocates say it hurts those truly in need by: Jeané Franseen Posted: Jul 29, 2019 / 08:47 PM CDT / Updated: Jul 29, 2019 / 10:25 PM CDT SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Panhandling is illegal in Shreveport, yet many still do it every single day and local advocates say the practice is