Give A Gift That Is Twice Blessed

October 4th, 2016

“You really do make a difference and your gifts allow miracles to happen on Cotton Street.” The Providence House “Gift Twice Blessed” program is a quick and easy way to honor those on your list and give a lasting gift to a homeless family. With your donation to the Providence House, we send a Christmas Card […]

18 Families graduate from Providence House in Shreveport

October 4th, 2016

By Christian Henson | SHREVEPORT, LA (KTAL)  18 families graduated from Providence House Thursday night. Providence House’s mission is Breaking the cycle of homelessness one family at a time. These families, have spent time living in the Providence House, taking classes, and learning how to be productive and responsible. Adults are required to seek employment as well. Evonne Smiley came […]

Providence House 1st Annual Strike Out Homelessness 5k

September 18th, 2016

Our 1st Annual Providence House STRIKE OUT HOMELESSNESS 5K Run, was amazing. The event kicked off with the Family Fun Run, followed by the 5K Run. Local band The Kat Herrin Band performed while participants enjoyed a bowl of delicious gumbo provided by Herby K’s. View all the photos on our Facebook page here.  

KSLA Covers House For Hope

September 9th, 2016

Check out the first Hometown Show with KSLA News 12 on this year’s House for Hope!

Providence House Dual Enrollment

August 16th, 2016

Four residents are taking their education one step further by signing up for dual enrollment at Northwest Louisiana Technical College-Shreveport! They will take college courses while finishing their HiSet in our Working to Learn program.

Academy donates to 30 kids of Providence House for school

August 2nd, 2016

It was amazing to see our community support our families in need! Academy Sports + Outdoors gave 30 of our kids a $100 gift card to shop for uniforms, shoes, and backpacks! Thanks, Academy Sports + Outdoors for making sure our students are ready for school! Read the story here:  

Home Run 5K Sponsors

July 25th, 2016

Thanks to all our Home Run 5K sponsors!!! For information on sponsorship, please contact Rhonda Watts at 318.221.7887 or          

Thanks, Cross Lake Floatilla!

July 18th, 2016

The Cross Lake Floatilla donated $2,000 to both Providence House and Heart of Hope! We appreciate your support!

Letter from the Executive Director

July 6th, 2016

It is hard to believe that summer has arrived already! My journey with Providence House began December 14, 2015, and it’s been a whirlwind ride.  I feel tremendously blessed and honored to work alongside 43 men and women who are dedicated to “breaking the homeless cycle one family at a time.” Today, Providence House serves an average of 80 families DAILY in our 27-room […]

Thanks Downtown Wave!

June 30th, 2016

Audrey Trujillo and Bailey Brantley are a part of the band, Downtown Wave. They donate all the door proceeds from their shows to Providence House. Visit for more information on their fight against homelessness! Thanks for your support, Downtown Wave!

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The Providence House
814 Cotton Street
Shreveport, LA 71101

Office Phone: 318-221-7887
Crisis Line: 318-226-5015