Talbot House is Lakeland's most comprehensive provider of services for homeless men and women.

We provide help to the homeless and hungry of Polk County through food, shelter, medical and dental care. Our Solutions program helps those who are battling homelessness find access jobs. Our Renewal program provides hope through changed lives. We believe every life matters, and we offer hope and help, one person at a time.
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Comprehensive services include:

  • Men’s and women’s emergency shelter

  • Hot, healthy meals 

  • Food pantry 

  • Free medical clinic

  • Job assistance and vocational rehabilitation

  • Permanent housing assistance

  • Sobriety, clean-living classes

  • Classes for homeless prevention and more

“Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to God.”

Hebrews 13:16