Well Shelter



The Well is a critical service to the homeless residents of Lafayette.

Each day the Well Day Shelter helps up to 150 individuals living on the street or in emergency shelters, offering basic services, such as showers, laundry facilities, telephone and internet access, and food and clothing, as well as access to case management services, to help people get back on their feet, safely housed with good health and meaningful employment.

The Outreach Center helps people rebuild their lives from homelessness, hopelessness, despair, substance abuse & poverty,to meaningful, healthy lives of self-sufficiency.


Well services for eligible individuals include:

  • helping the homeless rebuild their lives
  • shower facilities
  • laundry facilities
  • telephone access
  • free food
  • free clothing
  • access to existing resources
  • sleeping facilities during extreme weather
  • legal services
  • medical services
  • spiritual counseling
  • holiday events

The Well is located at 110 Olivier St. in downtown Lafayette, and is open weekdays from 7 am to 4 pm.

For more information about services or to make a donation call the Well at (337)235-1559.

Your Donation will Help Transform Lives


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