Helping the Homeless in Carbon County since 2007

WELCOME TO PEACEFUL KNIGHTS, INC. Located at 215 N. 1st St, Lehighton


                                                                  

Welcome to Peaceful Knights, a not-for-profit corporation formed to help 

those in need (in CARBON COUNTY) to have temporary, safe shelter and

access to local organizations that provide assistance.  Currently providing

transitional housing to men as well as an emergency shelter from 7pm - 9am.

CLICK HERE FOR A PRESENTATION

of our transitional living program!  

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1v3_lkzhV7VezdSWK24yom7YOyxgjMBNvK72xQgYQEhA/edit?usp=sharing

 

What we do:

1)  We offer temporary housing to those that qualify.

2)  We have a 3 - 6 month program that grows from

temporary housing to moving out into own apartment.

3) We also have an emergency shelter open from 7 pm - 9 am.

4)  We help adult males that are homeless.

5)  We assist with necessities such as food, clothing and personal items.

6)  There is a zero tolerance policy for drugs/alcohol.

7)  We have a 3 strikes policy with our clients.

8)  We offer peer counseling which encourages wise spending

habits, job search skills, and a more structured lifestyle.

9)  We require our clients that are out of work to spend time

applying for jobs (30 hours/week) and volunteering 10 hours/week.

10) We are a Christian Organization that strives to reflect God

in all that we do and say and we require our residents to attend church weekly.


CURRENT ACTIVITY AS OF JULY 2019


CURRENTLY:

1)  The Emergency Shelter is OPEN and we have had up to 7 men on any given night

2)  We have 10 guys currently in our TRANSITIONAL LIVING program.

3) We are looking for volunteers - please email us if you feel led to help!

4) Now seeking donations of Laundry detergent, paper towels and toilet paper.

5) Our grill is not working...looking for someone to donate a new one?  (propane)

6) Looing for 100 people to join our FB group to pray for PK  

https://www.facebook.com/groups/2253707518206542/

 

Peaceful Knights is so grateful to our surrounding community for it's continued support and prayers!

 

Please feel free to reach out with any questions, comments, or concerns! Thank you so much!

 

 

Our Previous Front Page Times News Article:

http://www.tnonline.com/node/100509

 

TV 13 did a spot on our new pup - Gabriel: 

 https://www.facebook.com/111634802214705/videos/1805406709504164/ 

 


PEACEFUL KNIGHTS VIDEOS!


    http://youtu.be/3fpqjjZimOI hhh

This video is an interview with a father whose son died of a heroin overdose in 2011. He speaks candidly about the struggle and hopes to help others be more aware of the dangers of this drug. 

 

Here's our youngest donor in a delightful quick interview!

http://youtu.be/3fpqjjZimOI 


This video is an interview with a father whose son died of a heroin overdose in 2011. He speaks candidly about the struggle and hopes to help others be more aware of the dangers of this drug. 

 

 

http://youtu.be/ArI46LXqvW8