Featured Highlights

  • Carousel Party Celebrates Adoptive Families

    Our Adoption Program celebrates families with its annual Carousel Party in City Park. Guests at this traditional November event are adopted families united by Volunteers of America. Click the headline to see more photos and learn how our full-service program creates forever families,
  • Make Christmas Wishes Come True

    Imagine not having even one gift at Christmas. As many as 1,000 children and adults we serve fall into this category. You can help us brighten lives by supplying a holiday gift, especially chosen for someone who would appreciate it the most. Click above to learn more.
  • Win A Mercedes-Benz In Our Raffle

    Imagine the luxury of owning a new 2015 Mercedes-Benz that is yours alone! Volunteers of America is bringing back our popular CLA250 Mercedes-Benz raffle, part of our annual GolfStar Classic to benefit Adoption. Buy your $50 raffle ticket today. Only 1,500 tickets will be sold.
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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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