Habitat For Humanity / Calcasieu Area, Inc.

Address

3551 Avenue C
Lake Charles, LA 70615

(337) 497-0129

www.hfhca.org

Date of Official Change:

December 31, 2015

AKA:

Habitat For Humanity

Description:

Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with people everywhere, from all walks of life, to develop communities with people in need by building houses and renovating homes to make affordable housing so that there are decent houses in decent communities.

Habitat is not a give-away program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, each homeowner family invests at least 300 hours of their own labor ("sweat equity") into the building of their home, the homes of others, and other HFHCA activities.

Our Service Area
Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jeff Davis Parishes

Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

Intake Process:

Applications are taken at an application seminar at different times throughout the year

Program Fees:

Willing to work "sweat equity" hours and be able to pay loan back at 0% interest rate

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

Low income (25-50% of parish median income) in need of decent housing.
Willing to Partner with Habitat

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Related Resources

Date of Official Change:

December 31, 2015

Volunteer Opportunities:

Agency utilizes volunteers for construction and home maintenance

Employer ID:

721203237

Year Incorporated:

1992

Address Listings

Mailing

P.O. Box 638
Lake Charles, LA 70602

Physical (Primary)

3551 Avenue C
Lake Charles, LA 70615

Contacts

Available Staff

Primary Contact

Lenn Knapp

Exectutive Director

lenn.knapp@hfhca.org

Phone Numbers

Main Phone

(337) 497-0129

Fax

(337) 497-0470

Legal Status:

Private, Non-Profit

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • Louisiana
    • Allen County
      • Beauregard County
        • Calcasieu County
          • Cameron County
            • Jefferson Davis County
            Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (FF-0500.1300) and related services within the Service Tree.

            Geography Served

              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

            • Louisiana
              • Allen County
                • Beauregard County
                  • Calcasieu County
                    • Cameron County
                      • Jefferson Davis County
                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PX-1700) and related services within the Service Tree.

                      Geography Served

                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                      • Louisiana
                        • Allen County
                          • Beauregard County
                            • Calcasieu County
                              • Cameron County
                                • Jefferson Davis County
                                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TD-1600.2800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                Geography Served

                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                • Louisiana
                                  • Allen County
                                    • Beauregard County
                                      • Calcasieu County
                                        • Cameron County
                                          • Jefferson Davis County
                                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-7000.8100-800) and related services within the Service Tree.

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