Local family referral services are kinds of services that are in most cases designed to offer the provision of a variety of basic needs to needy families or certain members of the family. These kinds of services are usually carried out from specific places which are created to provide appropriate base for the needs to be met from. These kinds of support services can be differentiated or characterized according to various factors. This is for instance family services whereby certain families are unable to meet their needs and so they need extra support services. There are also homeless services which are designed to meet the need of those ideally are without homes or any place where they can have sound shelter. Volunteer services and youth referral activities can be offered where individuals genuinely serve the needy from their places. Support services are offered in accordance to certain activities that have happened and rendered families or certain individuals on the grounds where the local family referral services are needed. Some of the factors that have rendered people require support services are hurricanes, floods, war or heavy rains that have washed people's homesteads and left them homeless. There are always family referral centers from where the needs of these people are met or where support services are provided from. In most cases these homes or centers are usually set in different regions so that all services can be met and to all respective members. Family service are usually highly regarded since they involve the lives of generations and are made up of various factors such as medical needs, educational ,social as well as religious matters. Homeless services are usually provided in established homes that are designed to meet the entire needs of the homeless. These services are also provided to children who are originally street children without any specified background. In the case of children's homes that cater for the needs of children only the local family referral services are usually provided from the specified homes or centers where they have been accommodated. Homeless services are usually provided in a wide range since they involve legal assistance in case where they can obtain their rights from any source, financial assistance services especially loan or grant applications where the government or Red Cross services can avail the services to the homeless.