Rivers Recovery House

Rivers Recovery House

735 N. Texas Street, DeRidder, LA 70634

VISION: To see as many souls as possible become disciples for Jesus Christ and model citizens in their community.


MISSION: To make disciples for Jesus Christ and model citizens in our community by providing: temporary shelter, mentorship, structure/discipline, Christian character training, worship opportunities and weekly faith-based counseling to adults 18 and up who are ready for genuine change in their lives.

Who We Are and What We Do

  • We are a ministry of Rivers of Living Water Church, DeRidder, Louisiana
  • We provide a weekly overcomers counseling ministry that meets at 6pm Monday nights addressing drug/alcohol abuse and some behavioral health issues.
  • We provide temporary housing for individuals and families in need, depending on availability.
  • We will provide free clothing, food and other items in the future as the ministry progresses.
  • We provide multiple Christian worship opportunities and discipleship classes to everyone in the program through Rivers of Living Water Church.
  • We provide a disciplined/structured environment for individuals to grow in Christ, obtain employment and the opportunity to relocate to their own residence through completing the 90 day program.    


     We Are Not
  • A homeless shelter
  • An alcohol or drug rehabilitation center, however we can refer you to a rehabilitation facility.

For more information please contact:
Gary Morrison – Program Director (318) 840-7731

Deronda Yelladay – Overcomers Ministry (317) 452-6906

Hilton R Wells, Pastor (337) 396-1629