HUD announces area grants to assist homeless housing, services

(Source: MGN Online)
(Source: MGN Online)

The U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Thursday announced grant money totaling $1.2 million to support 10 local homeless housing and service programs, including agencies in Lake Charles and Lafayette.

Grants awarded include the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Housing Department which will receive more than $69,000.

Lafayette's Acadiana Outreach Center and Lighthouse Shelter for Women and Children will receive more than $132,000.

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