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Last year Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans served over 63,000 people in 16 parishes throughout south Louisiana. As you can imagine, something exciting is always happening. Whether its a volunteer group spending their spring break with us, a disabled woman gaining independence through Supported Living Services, or a child finding a permanent home through our adoption service, we want to share it with you. So check back often to stay up to date with Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans. Explore the menu on the left to watch videos and read news articles and success stories.

Volunteers of America offers authoritative sources on a range of social issues. We have experts for interviews on news stories related to our areas of expertise:

  • Adoption
  • Affordable Housing
  • At-Risk Youth
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Elderly Protective Services
  • Families In Crisis
  • Homelessness
  • Mental Health
  • Persons With Disabilities
  • Senior Services
  • Substance Abuse Recovery
  • Volunteering                  


Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans
is a non-profit human service organization that helps people in need throughout 16 parishes in southeast Louisiana. You can help by donating your vehicle, stocks and mutual funds, life insurance, or making a bequest in your will or planned gift. Volunteering your time is also an invaluable way to contribute. Sign up today to learn more about our programs and services.