Lawrence Shelter has a 55-co-ed singles client capacity; individuals must be 18+ years old to become a Homes First client at this site. All Homes First emergency shelters are equipped with our foundational, 1 on 1 Intensive Case Management (ICM) support services to assist interested clients in their stabilization. The 4117 Lawrence Shelter has several programs available to residents, including an integrated meal program, agency-led harm reduction services, community engagement opportunities, and peer-support programs. This shelter also has large community rooms and a patio area available to clients.
Gender-based violence is a significant factor that can lead to homelessness for many women. In particular, Black women may flee abusive situations without the financial