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New Life Center Emergency Shelter

  • Community Resource, Homeless Shelter in Acadiana

New Life Center, located in Opelousas, provides emergency shelter, transitional housing and supportive services for up to 52 homeless women and their children each night. New Life Center also provides emergency and transitional housing for homeless female veterans, with or without children.

Residents are provided with shelter and services while working towards self-sufficiency. All residents participate in case management where they are assisted with applying for mainstream benefits, entering school, obtaining employment and permanent housing.

Call 337-948-3161

Practice Address

411 E Landry St
Opelousas, LA 70570

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    Resource Type(s)

  • Community Resource,
  • Homeless Shelter,

    Ages Served

  • All Ages

    Payment(s) Accepted

  • No Cost

    Zip Codes

  • 70570


  • Shelters up to 58 women and their children in a hotel room style setting. The Center provides three hot meals a day, a licensed Class A child care center, a substance abuse program and supportive services to help secure employment, permanent housing and other services that may be needed.