Featured Highlights

  • Congratulations Peter Johnston, Winner Mercedes-Benz Raffle

    Peter Johnston, Daphne, Alabama, picks up his new CLA250 Mercedes-Benz. Johnston, a father of five, bought his ticket from a co-worker, an adoptive father.
  • Thanks To All Who Made Golfstar Classic 2015 A Success

    Volunteers of America was blessed with a beautiful day and great success in raising support for our Adoption Program. Special thanks to our sponsor Jay Trusheim, Prudential Financial Professional, offering P&C through Liberty Mutual Insurance. We appreciate the 160 golfers, other sponsors, donors and volunteers. Great food, great auction and great fun at TPC Louisiana.
  • Meet Sandra, Volunteer Helping Seniors

    Sandra Smith shares her smile and her time regularly at The Terraces, our senior housing complex in Mid-City. Helping in small ways can mean big benefits to the elderly. Click on the headline to read Sandra's story and learn what inspires her to volunteer.
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Programs & Services

  • Children, Youth, & Family
    Services include Adoption & Maternity, Mentoring Children of Promise, Lighthouse after-school and summer enrichment and Healthy Lifestyle Choices.
  • Developmental Disability
    Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans helps persons with disabilities live independent and meaningful lives through Community Living Services and Supportive Living Services.
  • Elderly Services
    Keeping seniors healthy, safe and as independent as possible is the goal of many Volunteers of America services in the New Orleans region.
  • Fresh Food Factor
    Provides healthy meals to students in local schools, promoting good nutrition and healthy choices while helping to reduce youth obesity.
  • Housing
    Volunteers of America has long been active in supplying affordable housing to persons in need. In the years after Hurricane Katrina, our expertise and experience are more valuable than ever because affordable housing remains scarce throughout south Louisiana.
  • Mental Health Services
    Volunteers of America New Orleans Mental Health Services provides Community Coordination to help with housing, basic needs, entitlements, family functioning, education, special education, transportation, employment, money management, medical/dental, mental health, comprehensive assessment, and services planning.
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