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Winter Haven, Laurel Residents onlyEmergency shelterTransitional housingMotel placementsFoodEviction preventionCounselingEmergency shelterLARS has a HUD grant to provide transitional housing for ten families for up to twenty-four months. During the last year, LARS worked with 16 homeless families who had recently completed addictions programs and were reconnecting with their children. hen participants relapse they are referred to appropriate substance abuse treatment programs.The families participate in budgeting and life-skills workshops and receive employment assistance and referral services. Graduates are linked to mainstream resources such as medical assistance and purchase of day care vouchers to enable them to remain self-sufficient.
Mission Statement: Our Mission: is to enable homeless and low-income people in Laurel who are in crisis to achieve stability and long-term self-sufficiency.