Local ministries churches throughout the country and abroad provide services of all kind without request for payment. These local ministries churches are supported by your communities and towns and businesses. They are provided with goods, services and money to help anyone in need. There are several kinds of ministries available and each one will help someone to live a normal life for one more day. One of the local ministries churches will provide is an outreach to the homeless. In every town and especially in large cities there are a great number of homeless people. They have nowhere to go and no one to help them. This is where the church comes in and offers them a service. They offer a night in a single bed with blankets to keep warm and a pillow to lay their head on. They are provided with a meal to fill their stomachs and someone to talk to and bare their soul. Homelessness can happen to anyone for many reasons. When jobs are lost and bills can no longer be met many families end up living in their car or on the street. They have no address or phone for job contacts and the circle of failure continues. You can help by donating blankets and time to local ministries churches in your area. Homeless families can find help through local ministries churches with contact from volunteer families, apartments and housing. A homeless family may need only a roof over their head and an address and phone to move forward with their life. This will give employers a way to contact the adults in the family for jobs which will provide an income.