Louisiana Resource Guide

GOVERNMENT OFFICES

Louisiana State
Website:
louisiana.gov

 

Department of Children and Family Services
627 North Fourth Street Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
Phone: 888-524-3578 Website:
www.dss.la.gov 

 

Department of Health and Hospitals
Louisiana Medicaid
PO Box 629 Baton Rouge, LA 70821
Phone: 225-389-8008 Website:
bhsfweb.dhh.louisiana.gov 

 

Governor's Office of Disability Affairs
150 Third Street, Suite 129 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801
Phone: 225-219-7550 Website:
gov.louisiana.gov 

 

Louisiana Workforce Commission-Rehabilitation Services
1001 North 23rd Street Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
Phone: 225-342-3111 Website:
www.laworks.net


SERVICE DOGS

WAGS Louisiana
Website:
www.wagslouisiana.org 

 

SPORTS AND RECREATION ORGANIZATIONS

Gaitway Therapeutic Horsemanship
1300 Lawrence Parkway St Gabriel, Louisiana
Phone: 225-766-1614 Website:
www.gaitway.org

 

Games Uniting Mind and Body
Phone: 318-452-7771 Website:
www.gumbogames.com

Website: www.laelks.com

 

Louisiana Lions Camp
292 L. Beauford Drive Anacoco, Louisiana 71403
Phone: 800-348-6567 Website:
www.lionscamp.org

 

Medcamps of Louisiana
102 Thomas Road, Suite 615 West Monroe, Louisiana 71291
Phone: 318-329-8405 Website:
www.medcamps.com 

 

Samaritan Acts of New Orleans
Phone: 504-450-4014 Website:
www.samaritanactsneworleans.org 

 

Wheels To Succeed
1805 College Drive Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
Phone: 225-923-3420 Website:
www.wheelstosucceed.org 

 

DISABILITY ORGANIZATIONS and SUPPORT GROUPS

 

ALS

ALS Association Louisiana/Mississippi Chapter
PO Box 66825 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70896
Phone: 225-343-9880 Website:
www.alsalouisiana.org 

 

AMPUTEE

AUTISM

Autism Speaks
Website:
www.autismspeaks.org 

 

BLIND

Louisiana Association for the Blind
1750 Claiborne Avenue Shreveport, Louisiana 71103
Phone: 318-635-6471 Website:
www.lablind.com 

 

Louisiana Center for the Blind
101 South Trenton Street Ruston, Louisiana
Phone: 318-251-2891 Website:
www.lcb-ruston.com 

 

BRAIN INJURY 

Brain Injury Association of Louisiana
8325 Oak Street New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
Phone: 504-982-0685 Website:
www.biala.org 

 

DEVELOPMENTAL

The Arc of Louisiana
606 Colonial Drive, Suite G Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
Phone: 225-383-1033  Website:
www.thearcla.org

 

Best Buddies
Website:
www.bestbuddies.org 

 

Louisiana Citizens for Action Now
Website:
www.lacanadvocates.org 

 

Louisiana Developmental Disabilities Council
PO Box 3455
626 Main Street, Suite A Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70821
Phone: 225-342-6804 Website:
www.laddc.org 

 

FRIEDREICH'S ATAXIA

National Ataxia Foundation-Louisiana Chapter
4008 Irvine Street Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
Phone: 225-241-3745 Website:
www.anglefire.com 

 

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

Southwest Louisiana Multiple Sclerosis Foundation
PO Box 51988 Lafatette, Louisiana 70505
Website:
www.acadianams.org 

 

PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Parkinson's Action Network
Phone: 504-952-6659 Website:
www.parkinsonsaction.org 

 

POST-POLIO SYNDROME

 SPINA BIFIDA

Spina Bifida of Greater New Orleans
PO Box 1346 Kenner, Louisiana 70063
Phone: 504-737-5181 Website:
www.sbgno.org 

 

SPINAL CORD INJURY

 

SUPPORT, ADVOCACY, and THERAPY

Advocacy Center
8325 Oak Street New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
Phone: 800-960-7705 Website:
www.advocacyla.org 

 

Families Helping Families
2356 Drusilla Lane Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
Phone: 225-216-7474 Website:
www.fhfgbr.org 

 

People First of Louisiana
Website:
www.peoplefirstla.org

 

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

Louisiana Assistive Technology Access Network (LATAN)
 3042 Old Forge Drive Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
Phone: 225-925-9500 Website:
www.latan.org 

 

HOME MODIFICATIONS
Creative House Plans
Accessible New and Home Modification Design
Phone: 303-838-2330 Website: 
www.creativehouseplans.com 

 

TRANSPORTATION

Capital Area Transit System
Paratransit
Website:
www.brcats.com 

 

Jefferson Transit-MITS
Website:
www.jeffersontransit.org 

 

Regional Transportation Authority
Website:
www.norta.com 

 

BIKE TRAILS

Bike Louisiana
Website:
www.bikelouisiana.com 

 

ACCESSIBLE TICKETS

Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Phone: 504-731-1700 Website:
www.neworleanssaints.com