Percentages vary slightly from year to year, but Louisiana typically ranks at or near the top of the list of states when measuring poverty rates, food insecurities, and low income wages. This combination of factors often contributes to the causes of homelessness. Current data shows that, in 2021, Providence House was able to change the outcome for many struggling families. The organization served 163 people, provided over 20,000 meals, and helped 36 families obtain permanent housing. Even in the midst of COVID, eight families graduated from the Providence House program — boosting the total number of families who have completed the program to 655. Seventy-eight cents ($0.78) of every dollar ($1.00) contributed to Providence House is used to support families and programs.
graduated from the Providence House program in 2021, 11 of those people being children ages 0-17.
on average were served daily. Of these families, we served an average of 30 children per day between the ages of newborn to 18. Historically, children represent 77% of the agency’s total population.
graduated from workforce development courses at Providence House through our partnership with Bossier Parish Community College.
were housed on average per day via the “House”.
were received in 2021 for homeless prevention.
of every $1 contributed is used to support our programs.
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