Turkey Trot 2015

Fall will soon be in the air and LARS's 11th Annual Turkey Trot is just around the corner. Reserve your spot at the TROT today!

Holiday Program

The holiday season will soon be approaching and LARS has many ways to get involved! Check out our Holiday Program page for more information.

Board Opening

LARS is currently looking for a new board member. See the Board & Staff page for more details on how to make a meaningful contribution to the Laurel community.

Best In America

LARS, Inc is a member with Independent Charities of America and has been certified as one of the Best in America. See below for more details.

Mission & Vision

Our Mission is to enable homeless and low-income people in Laurel who are in crisis to achieve stability and long-term self-sufficiency.

Our Vision is a community that treats all people with dignity and helps everyone meet their basic needs.

We are a Center of Hope

Laurel Advocacy & Referral Services, Inc. (LARS) has been assisting the Laurel community since 1987 with services such as homelessness prevention, food pantry access, employment assistance and much more.

We can do more by learning about each other. Get to know us and when you're ready, contact us so we can work together!

GuideStar Exchange • Gold Participant

LARS, A GuideStar Gold Participant

LARS has achieved Gold status on the GuideStar Exchange, representing a deep commitment to nonprofit transparency and accountability