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If you wish to come to the Life Enrichment Center as a client, please consider the following options:

We offer these services on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays:


  • Breakfast is available for everyone from 9 to 9:40 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
  • You can also register to receive one bag of groceries per household per week. To receive this grocery bag you:
    • MUST be in the Center by 10 a.m. and remain in the Center until 10:40 a.m. on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • and register on your first visit with a picture identification and proof of address.


  • You can attend classes on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday between 10 a.m. and 10:40 a.m. This is a great thing to do while you wait for your weekly bag of groceries. You may attend any class of your choice.
  • Some of our class options are: Fitness Center, Jobs Class, Resources & Referrals, Bible Study, Nutrition Class, and Computer Lab.
  • The GED Prep Class is for adults and is held on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Registration is open throughout the class session.  Class is currently on break over the summer. Details here.
  • English as a second language (ESL) classes are held Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the third floor of the Life Enrichment Center. Class is currently on break over the summer.

Download the class calendar:

class schedule August 2017 (pdf)

Class Schedule September 2017 (pdf)


Health and Wellness

  • Private showers are available for men on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Available for women by arrangement as requested.
  • Haircuts are currently  available on Wednesday mornings.
  • Limited clothing available for adults.


To explore all services available to you at the Life Enrichment Center click here.

Quotes from LEC Clients:

“Life changes occur slowly for me. My financial situation is basically the same during this decade of life, but the Life Enrichment Center has always enriched my life as a major contributor to me physically, informatively and also socially, a melting pot of flavors.”

“Life Enrichment Center to me is a place where if a rich man is having a bad day, he can come to the LEC and they won’t say, ‘What’s that rich man doing here?’ They welcome everyone. I love it here!”

“I have been coming to the LEC for a long time. I like the variety of classes that are available and all the friendly smiling faces.”

“I come to LEC because it’s a great and fun center. The crew is nice to get along with and they have many good programs to help people out. I bring a few people here from time to time for them to get certain help they might need. Hooray for the Life Enrichment Center!”

“I’m new to the Life Enrichment Center. I come here to use the fitness equipment to help with my Fibroneuralgia. I meet lots of great people and the food is wonderful. Next week I’m going to try the computer class because I’ve been told it’s a great class for someone with limited computer skills.