RESOURCES TO HELP US GROW AS DISCIPLES
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RESOURCES TO HELP OTHERS IN NEED
If you or someone you know is homeless or in need of food or shelter, here are some resources:
Palm Beach County has one homeless shelter called The Lewis Center, which is located at 1000 45th St., West Palm Beach, FL 33407. Phone is 561-904-7900. They will assess the homeless person and they have the resources to provide temporary shelter or get him/her back with family. The standard protocol is to call 211 for an appointment with the Homeless Outreach Team to do the assessment. For more information, see www.211PalmBeach.org.
Food and hygiene services (showers, laundry) are available to the homeless at St. George's Center and St. Ann. Here is their information:
St George's Center (Soup Kitchen) https://www.saintgeorgescenter.org 21 W 22nd Street, Riviera Beach, FL 33404 561-844-7713
St. Ann Place (Showers, lunches & dinners) https://www.stannplace.org 2107 N. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33407 561-805-7708
M-F 8:30-11:30 am 1-4 pm
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