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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Metropolitan Center for Women and Children

Contact Info


PO Box 10775
Jefferson, Louisiana 70181

Directions To Agency: We are a confidential site.
Primary Phone: 504-837-5400

Primary Agency Contact

Name: Darlene Santana

Agency Info

Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:
Beginning date for service:

Agency Details

Agency carries liability insurance.
Agency carries worker's compensation insurance.
Metropolitan Center for Women and Children has a clear mission and goals focused on providing services for survivors of trauma through trauma-informed care. As an agency Metro constantly researches best practices to seek new ways to assist survivors. Metropolitan Center for Women and Children wants to help families regain their physical and emotional strength, resulting in empowerment and transfor

Mission statements

To break the cycle of domestic violence and aid survivors of sexual assault through advocacy, intervention, empowerment and transformation.

Populations Served by Agency

  • Children
  • Domestic Violence survivors
  • Local Residents
  • Portuguese speaking
  • Sexual Assault survivors
  • Spanish speaking
  • Women
  • Youth Populations and Their Families

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • Domestic Violence
  • Human Trafficking
  • Sexual Assault
  • Stalking

Public Service Needs

  • Provide direct service to clients
  • Organize an outreach event
  • Coordinate Vols.

Resource Needs for this agency

  • Continued collaborations with community orgranizations
  • Volunteer training

Services Provided by Agency

  • Advocacy
  • Career counseling
  • Case work
  • Counseling
  • Cross cultural networking, education and communication
  • Education
  • Mentoring
  • Social Service support

Public Service Activities

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