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The Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Continuum of Care is joining forces with the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury’s Human Services Department to collect much needed items and supplies for the homeless in our area.  Pretty much anything needed to make living easier is needed.

Donations are being excepted now through November 10 at the locations listed below:
Lake Charles LocationsUnited Way of Southwest Louisiana, 713 Ryan St.
CPPJ Human Services Housing Program, 2001 Moeling St.
Police Jury Government Building, 1015 Pithon St.Human Services Utility Assistance Liheap, 2000 Moeling St.
City of Lake Charles Housing Authority, 800 Bilbo St.
City of Lake Charles, 326 Pujo St.American Red Cross, 3512 Kirkman St.
Volunteers of America, 2121 Oak Park Blvd.
Magnolia Life Building, 1011 Lakeshore Dr.Central Library, 301 W. Claude St.Sulphur Location

Tarver Ford, 930 South Beglis Pkwy.
Iowa Location
Iowa Library, 107 E. 1st St.
City of Westlake, 1001 Mulberry St.
Items needed are clothes, personal hygiene and various other items like coats, blankets. Things as simple as cough drops are also welcome.  Whatever you can to a fellow human being, who's down on their luck would be greatly appreciated.  For a full list of items needed click on the Police Jury website www.cppj.net/winterdrive
All items will be distributed at the Human Services Utility Assistance Liheap office, located at 2000 Moeling Street in Lake Charles, Monday and Tuesday, November 16th – 17th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days.

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