Lake Wales Care Center Transitional Housing 

(863) 676-6678

The Lake Wales Care Center is a faith-based organization that offers emergency services, transitional housing, medical care, and food.  

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Downtown Lake Wales

140 East Park Avenue

Lake Wales, FL 33853

St. Francis Women & Children's Services 

(863) 683-9775

Located in Lakeland, St. Francis' provides financial assistance and shelter to women at risk for homelessness due to domestic violence, loss of income, or eviction.  

Catholic Charities of Central Florida

Lakeland: (863) 686-7153 

Winter Haven: (863)299-7983 

Located in Lakeland and Winter Haven, Catholic Charities of Central Florida offers an Agape Food Bank, emergency services (electric and rental), pregnancy & adoption counseling services, foreclosure counseling, free tax services, GED programs, financial counseling, and foreclosure counseling.  


Agape Emergency Food Bank

(863) 665-7074

Agape Emergency Food Bank offers food to those in need.