Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana

4152 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119


Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana inspire self-sufficiency, dignity, and hope by providing critical health and human services to thousands of vulnerable individuals and families across Southeast Louisiana.



As a licensed adoption agency, Volunteers of America works with birth parents and adoptive parents through all aspects of adoption – offering openness in adoption, assistance with accessing medical care, free counseling and follow-up support.

Behavioral Health Services

Volunteers of America has been a longtime leader in helping individuals thrive in their communities. Our innovative support services ensure people with chronic or severe mental illness and co-occurring disorders as well as individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, live independent, meaningful lives.

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Children, Youth & Families

Volunteers of America provides high quality, innovative services for disadvantaged and disconnected children and youth. Our programs provide a continuum of care and support for young people and their families with prevention, early intervention, crisis intervention and long-term services.


Volunteers of America has long been active in supplying affordable housing to persons in need. Our expertise and experience continue to be valuable as affordable housing remains scarce throughout south Louisiana.

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Older Adults

As the population ages, so does the need for compassionate support and services that enable seniors to remain independent. We offer home modifications for greater safety, affordable apartment communities with service coordination and volunteer opportunities to stay involved in the community.

People with Disabilities

Volunteers of America is a leader in helping individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities live independent, meaningful lives.

Veteran Services

The men and women who bravely protected our country often return home with wounds, both physical and mental, which make it difficult to return to civilian life. We aim to ease their transition by helping them find housing and jobs. 

Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana

Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana is a leader in helping individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities lead independent, meaningful lives. Watch Clay’s story and learn more about how our Supported Living Services program has benefited him.

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