Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Mailing Address:
Center for Public Service
Alcee Fortier Hall
6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-862-8060
Fax: 504-862-8061


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Arc of Greater New Orleans

Contact Info


925 S. Labarre Rd.
Metairie, Louisiana 70001
Directions To Agency:
Primary Phone: (504) 837-5105

Primary Agency Contact

Name: Ann Christian

Agency Info

Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:M-F 8am - 4pm
Beginning date for service:03/07/2011

Agency Details

Agency carries liability insurance.
Agency carries worker's compensation insurance.
Agency has a need for additional volunteers.

Mission statements

Arc of Greater New Orleans is committed to securing for all people with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to develop, function and live to their fullest potential.

Division Mission Statements

  • Childcare Center
  • Individual Options
  • Supported Employment
  • Supported Living

Populations Served by Agency

  • Children
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Elderly
  • Intellectual Disabilities

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • Affordable, Sustainable Energy
  • Art
  • Children/Youth
  • Community Building
  • Community Outreach
  • Disabilities
  • Education
  • Elderly/Disabled
  • Environment and Disaster Recovery
  • Health
  • Instructional Support
  • Literacy and Mathematics Workshops
  • Marketing
  • Matching volunteers' interests and skills with schools' and non-profits' needs
  • Medicine
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Recycling
  • Small Business
  • Website Development

Public Service Needs

  • Create art for/with community residents
  • Conduct best practices research
  • Develop book club for mentally challenged
  • Write a business/strategic plan
  • Maintain communication with agency clients
  • Develop curriculum for children under 5 years old
  • Conduct engaged research
  • Instruct children under 5 years old in front of the classroom
  • Mentor children under 5 years old in one-to-one setting
  • Mentor adults in one-to-one setting
  • Mentor adults in small group setting
  • Provide physical assistance
  • Organize an outreach event
  • Tell stories to residents
  • Student will research online databases and corporate websites for private and public grants for non-profit educational programming.
  • Develop a new website or contribute content to an existing webpage

Resource Needs for this agency

  • Continued collaborations with community orgranizations
  • Grant Writing
  • help with existing website problems
  • Media development
  • Research, outreach, coordination
  • Transportation

Services Provided by Agency

  • Job Placement Assistance
  • Mentoring
  • Serve to enhance the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities and delays from birth through adulthood

Public Service Activities

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Center for Public Service, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-862-8060