Temperatures are expected to drop to the 50s this Saturday night. For most of us cooler temperatures means we turn on the heater, dress warmer, grab a blanket or start a fire in the fireplace. For the homeless .... cooler temperatures mean the struggle gets harder. You can help.

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The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Winter Drive for the Homeless has begun and runs through November 10th. needed items include coats, jackets, blankets and a lot more. Do you have winter items that you no longer use? Are you financially able to purchase some of these items and donate them? Below is a list of drop off locations. Any help is appreciated. For more details call 337-721-3515.