Resource Directory


Abortion
Adoption
Aging
Business Development
Career
Chemical Dependency
Different Abilities
Domestic Violence
Eating Disorders
Education
Financial Assistance
Health (Physical & Sexual)
HIV/AIDS and STDs
International and Minority
Legal
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender
Mental Health
Parenting and Childcare
Pregnancy
Rape and Sexual Violence
Shelters

The listings on these pages are intended as an information service and are not officially endorsed by Louisiana State University or the Women’s Center.
The Women's Center and Louisiana State University are also not responsible for the content or accuracy of external Web sites. 

 


 

Abortion 

Abortion Assistance-- Causeway Medical Suite 
Telephone: 1-800-749-7265 or 504-837-1272 
Address: 3040 Ridgelake Dr., Metarie, LA 70002

The National Abortion Federation 
Web site: http://www.prochoice.org 
Email: naf@prochoice.org 
Phone: 202-667-5881 
Fax: 202-667-5890 
Telephone: 1-800-772-9100 (hotline)
Address: 1755 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 600, Washington, D.C. 20036

Post- Abortion Talk Line 
Website: http://www.4exhale.org 
Email: info@4exhale.org 
Telephone: 1-866-4 EXHALE 
Address: 484 Lake Park Ave. #63, Oakland, CA, 94610 

The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Rights 
Web site: http://rcrc.org/
Telephone: 202-543-7032 
Address: 100 Maryland Ave., NE, Suite 307, Washington, D.C. 20002

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Adoption

Beacon House Adoption Services 
Web site: http://www.beaconhouseadoption.com 
Telephone: 225-753-5551 
Telephone: 1-888-987-6300 
Address: 15254 Old Hammond Hwy., Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Catholic Community Services: Counseling, Maternity and Adoption Dept. 
Telephone: 225-336-8708 800-CARE-002 (toll free) 
web address: www.adoptbatonrouge.com 
e-mail: adopt@ccsbr.org 
Address: 1900 S. Acadian Thruway, Baton Rouge LA 70809

Saint Elizabeth Foundation
Web site: http://www.stelizabethfoundation.org 
Telephone: 1-800-738-5683, 1-225-769-8888 
Address: 8054 Summa Avenue, Suite A, Baton Rouge, LA 70809

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Aging

Advocacy Center for the Elderly and Disabled 
Web site: http://www.advocacyla.org 
Email: advocacycenter@advocacyla.org
Telephone: 225-925-8884, 1-800-711-1696, 1-800-960-7705 (N.O. toll free)
Fax: 225-925-9625
Address: 530 Lakeland Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Operating Hours: M – F 9:00AM – 5:00PM

Alzheimer's Services of the Capital Area
Web site: http://www.alzbr.org
Telephone: 225-334-7494, 1-800-548-1211
Fax: 225-387-3664
Address: 3772 North Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Operating Hours: M – F 8:30AM – 4:30PM
 
BREC Senior Services
Web site: http://www.brec.org (General Info/ Senior Citizens)
Email: info@brec.org
Telephone: 225-272-9200
Fax: 225-273-6404
Address: 6201 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806 (Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of E. Baton Rouge)
Eligibility: senior citizens (ages 50 and above) of E. Baton Rouge parish

Council on Aging
Website: www.ebrcoa.org
Email: ptaylor@ebrcoa.org
Telephone: 225-923-8030
Address: 5790 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Operating Hours: M – F 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Eligibility: senior citizens over the age of 60
 
Older Women’s League
Web site: http://www.owl-national.org
Email: owlinfo@owl-national.org
Telephone: 877-653-7966
Address: 1625 K St, NW Suite 1275, Washington, DC 20006

Pensions Rights Center
Web site: http://www.pensionrights.org
Telephone: 202-296-3776
Fax: 202-833-2472
Address: 1350 Connecticut Avenue, NW Ste. 206, Washington D.C. 20036-1739

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Business Development

Business and Professional Women's Foundation
Web site: http://bpwfoundation.org/
Email: foundation@bpwfoundation.org
Telephone: 202-293-1100
Address: 1718 M Street, NW, Suite 148, Washington, DC 20036

Louisiana Business Grants for Women
Website: http://www.womensbusinessgrants.com/louisianagrants.shtml
Telephone: 318-342-5506
Address: University of Louisiana at Monroe, College of Business Administration, 700 University Avenue, Monroe, LA 71209-6435

LSU Olinde Career Center
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/career
Email: career@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-2162
Fax: 225-578-3076
Addresses: 1502 Patrick F. Taylor Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Student Services: B4 Coates Hall

Louisiana Workforce Investment Council
Website: http://www.laworks.net/PublicRelations/WIC_Main.asp
Email: owd@lwc.la.gov
Telephone: 225-342-3111
Fax: 225-342-7960
Address: 1001 N. 23rd Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Club, Inc.
Website: http://nanbpwc.org
Email: info@nanbpwc.org
Telephone: 202-483-4206
Address: NANBPWC, Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Ave, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20009

National Association of Women Business Owners
Web site: http://www.nawbo.org (Requires Password)
Email: national@nawbo.org
Telephone: 800-55-NAWBO, 705-506-3268
Fax: 202-403-3788
Address: 1760 Old Meadow Road Ste. 500, McLean, VA 22102

National Committee on Pay Equity
Web site: http://www.pay-equity.org/
Email: fairpay@pay-equity.org
Telephone: 703-920-2010
Fax: 703-979-6372
Address: 555 New Jersey Ave. NW, Washington D.C. 20001-2079

Online Women’s Business Center
Web site: http://www.sba.gov/aboutsba/sbaprograms/onlinewbc/index.html
Email: answerdesk@sba.gov
Telephone: 202-205-7287
Address: Office of Women's Business Ownership, Small Business Administration, 409 Third St., SW, Sixth Floor, Washington, D.C. 20416

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Career

Coalition of Labor Union Women
Web site: http://www.cluw.org
Email: csrosenblatt@cluw.org
Telephone: 202-508-6969
Fax: 202-508-6968
Address: 815 16th St. NW, 2nd Floor South, Washington D.C. 20006t., NW, Suite 402, Washington, D.C. 20006

The Ladders
Web site: http://www.theladders.com
Email: help@theladders.com
Telephone: 1-866-800-4640

Women Work!
Web site: http://www.pawomenwork.org
Email: info@pawomenwork.org
Telephone: 202-467-6346, 1-800-235-2732
Fax: 202-467-5366
Address: 305 Wood St., Suite 325, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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Chemical Dependency

Capital Area Recovery Program
Website: http://www.cahsd.org/clientsandfamilies/services/adult.html
2455 Wooddale Blvd,
Baton Rouge, LA 70805
Phone: (225) 922 3227
Fax: (225) 922 3225

Help lines: (225) 925 1906 (800) 768 8824

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Different Abilities

Advocacy Center for the Elderly and Disabled
Web site: http://www.advocacyla.org
Email: advocacycenter@advocacyla.org
Telephone: 225-925-8884, 1-800-960-7705 (Toll free # for any area)
Fax: 225-925-9625
Address: 530 Lakeland Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70802.

 

Developmental Disabilities Services

Administrative office:
4615 Government Street, Building 2
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Hours: M – F 8 am – 4:30 pm
Website: http://www.cahsd.org/clientsandfamilies/services/developmental.html
Phone: (225) 925 1910
(866) 628 2133 (Toll Free)
Fax: (225) 925 1966
 

Disabilities Information Access Line
Web site: http://www.laddc.org/
Email: shawn.fleming@la.gov
Address: 626 Main Street, Suite A, Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3455
Telephone: 225-342-6804, 1-800-450-8108
Fax: 225-342-1970

 

LSU Office of Disability Services
Web site: http://appl003.lsu.edu/slas/ods.nsf/index
Email: disability@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225- 578-5919, 225-578-2600 (TDD)
Fax: 225-578-4560
Address: 115 Johnston Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803

 

National Clearinghouse on Postsecondary Education for Persons with Disabilities
Web site: http://www.heath.gwu.edu/
Email: askhealth@gwu.edu
Telephone: 1-800-544-3284, 202-973-0904 (voice/TTY)
Fax: 202-973-0908
Address: The George Washington University, HEATH Resource Center, 2134 G Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20052-0001 

 

We Connect Now
Website: http://weconnectnow.wordpress.com

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Domestic Violence

 Battered Women's Program, Capitol Area Family Violence Intervention Center
Web site: http://www.stopdv.org
Email: info@stopdv.org
Telephone: 225-389-3001
Address: P.O. Box 52809, Baton Rouge, LA 70892

 
Calcasieu Battered Women's Program
Web site: http://www.cwshelter.org
Email: cws@cwshelter.org
Telephone: 1-800-223-8066, 337-436-4552
Fax: 337-436-8327
Address: P.O. Box 276, Lake Charles, LA 70602

 

Catholic Charities-- Project SAVE
Web site: http://www.ccano.org/domesticviolence/
Email: atuttle@ccano.org
Telephone: 504-310-6872
Address: 1000 Howard Ave., Suite 200, New Orleans, LA 70113-1942

Chez Hope Battered Women's Program
Website: www.chezhope.org
Telephone: 337-828-4200
Fax: 337-828-4202
Address: P.O. Box 98, Franklin, LA 70538 

Child Help USA
Web site: http://www.childhelpusa.org
Telephone: 1-800-4-A-CHILD, 1-800-2-A-CHILD (TDD), 480-922-8212 (office)
Fax: 480-922-7061
Address: 4350 E. Camelback Road, Bldg F250, Phoenix, AZ 85018

Child Welfare Information Gateway
Web site: http://www.childwelfare.gov
Email: info@childwelfare.gov
Telephone: 1-800-394-3366, 703-385-7565
Fax : 703-385-3206
Address: 1250 Maryland Avenue SW, Eight Floor, Washington, D.C. 20024 

Domestic Abuse Resistance Team
Telephone: 318-251-2255 (Crisis), 888-411-1333 (crisis), 318-395-8006
Address: 301 Polk Ave., Jonesboro, LA 71251

Domestic Violence Laws
website: www.laws.com

Faith House Battered Women's Program

Website: www.faithhouseacadiana.com
Email: info@faithhouseacadiana.com
Telephone: 337-232-8954 (Crisis), 337-267-9422
Fax: 337-323-2770
Address: 1453 West Willow Street, Lafayette, LA 70506

June Jenkins Battered Women's Program
Telephone: 337-462-6509 (Crisis), 337-462-6502 (Crisis), 337-462-1452
Fax: 337-463-5495
Address: P.O. Box 815, DeRidder, LA 70634

Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Web site: http://www.lcadv.org
Telephone: 225-752-1296
Fax: 225-751-8927
Address: P.O. Box 77308, Baton Rouge, LA 70879

Metropolitan Battered Women's Program
Web site: http://www.metrobatteredwomen.com
Telephone: 504-837-5400
Fax: 504-828-2893
Address: P.O. Box 10775, Jefferson, LA 70181

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Web site: http://www.ndvh.org
Email: ndvh@ndvh.org
Telephone: 1-800-799-7233, 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)
Office line: 512-453-8117
Address: P.O. Box 161810, Austin, TX 78716 

The New Start Center Battered Women's Program
Telephone: 337-394-8559
Fax: 337-394-7861
Address: P.O. Box 504, St. Martinville, LA 70582

Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network
Web site: http://www.rainn.org
Email: info@rainn.org
Telephone: 1-800-656-HOPE (Counsel), 1-800-656-4673 (Office), 202-544-1034
Fax: 202-544-3556
Address: 2000 L Street NW, Ste. 406, Washington D.C., 20036B Pennsylvania Ave., SE, Washington, D.C. 20003

Safe Harbor Battered Women's Program
Telephone: 985-781-4852 (Crisis), 985-781-4856; Hammond Outreach Office: 985-542-8384
Fax: 985-871-9851
Address: P.O. Box 402, Slidell, LA 70459 

Safety Net for Abused Persons
Telephone: 1-888-411-1333 (Crisis), 337-367-7627
Fax: 337-367-7696
Address: P.O. Box 10207, New Iberia, LA 70560 

Southeast Spouse Abuse Program
Telephone: 985-542-8384
Fax: 985-429-1288
Address: P.O. Box 1946, Hammond, LA 70404

St. Bernard Battered Women's Program
Telephone: 504-277-3177
Fax: 504-279-9377
Address: P.O. Box 645, Arabi, LA 70032

 Stop Abuse for Everyone
Web site: http://www.stopabuseforeveryone.org/g
Telephone: 1-800-799-7233 (Domestic Violence), 1-866-331-9474 (Dating Violence), 1-800-656-4673 (Sexual Assault) 
Address: 4939 Calloway Drive, Suite 104, Bakersfield, CA 93312

Taylor House Battered Women's Program
Telephone: 318-256-3408
Fax: 318-256-2064
Address: 390 S. Capitol St., Many, LA 71449

Turning Point Battered Women's Program
Telephone: 318-442-7196
Fax: 318-442-3801
Address: P.O. Box 1908, Alexandria, LA 71309

VOICES (Victims of Incest Can Emerge Survivors) in Action
Telephone: 1-800-7-VOICE-8
Address: 8041 Hosbrook, Suite 236, Cincinnati, OH 45236

Women Outreaching Women
Web site: http://www.womenowomen.com
Email: womenowomen@charter.net
Telephone: 225-791-3940
Address: P.O. Box 904, Watson, LA 70786 (mailing)
WOW, Inc. 26852 4-H Club Rd., Denham Springs, LA, 70726 (physical)

 

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Eating Disorders

Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorder, Inc.
Web site: http://www.anred.com
Email: jarinor@rio.com
Address: P.O. Box 5102 Eugene, OR 97405

 

LSU Student Health Center
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/shc
Telephone: 225-578-6716 for appointments
Fax: 225-578-5655
Office: 578-1400
Email: adouglas@lsu.edu
Address: On campus at the corner of Infirmary Rd and West Chimes St.

 

National Associations of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders
Web site: http://www.anad.org
Email: anadhelp@anad.org
Telephone: Helpline: 630-577-1330 General Bussiness: 630-577-1333
Address: 750 E Diehl Road #127 Naperville IL, 60563

 

National Eating Disorders Association
Web site: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
Email: info@NationalEatingDisorders.org
Telephone: 212-575-6200, Helpline: 1-800-931-2237
Fax: 212-575-1650
Address: 165 West 46th Street Suite 402, New York, NY, 10036                                                                 

Overeaters Anonymous of Baton Rouge
Web site: http://www.oabatonrouge.org
Email: info@oabatonrouge.org
Telephone: 225-751-0259
Address: P.O. Box 14815 Baton Rouge, LA 70898

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Education

American Association of University Women
Web site: http://www.aauw.org
Email: connect@aauw.org
Telephone: Hotline: 1-800-326-AAUW Office: 202-785-7700
Fax: 202-872-1425
Address: 1111 Sixteenth St., NW, Washington, D.C. 20036

 

LSU Continuing Education
Web site: http://www.outreach.lsu.edu/
Email: answers@outreach.lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-2500
Fax: 225-578-3090
Address: LSU Campus, 1225 Pleasant Hall

 

LSU Student Support Services
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/universitycollege/sss/
Email: sss@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-2873
Fax: 225-578-8308
Address: LSU Campus, 150 Himes Hall

 

LSU Women's and Gender Studies
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/wgs
Email: wgs@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-4807
Fax: 225-578-4804
Address: LSU Campus, 118 Himes Hall

 

LSU Writing Center
Web site: https://sites01.lsu.edu/wp/cxc/writing/
Email: cxc@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-7795
Address: LSU Campus, 208 Coates Hall


National Women's Studies Association
Web site: http://www.nwsa.org
Email: nwsaoffice@nwsa.org
Telephone: 410-528-0355
Fax: 410-528-0357
Address: 11 E Mount Royal Avenue, Suite 100 Baltimore, Maryland 21202

 

Women's College Coalition
Web site: http://www.womenscolleges.org
Email: lennons@trinitydc.edu
Telephone: 404-913-9492
Fax: 202-234-0445
Address: P.O. Box 3983 Decatur, GA 30031

 

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Financial Assistance

American Red Cross
Web site: http://www.redcross.org/home (National web site), http://www.redcross.org/la/baton-rouge (Baton Rouge area website)
Telephone: 225-291-4533
Fax: 225-292-4692
Address: 4655 Sherwood Common Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70816

 

Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Baton Rouge
Web site: http://www.brclubs.org/
Email: Julie@byclubs.org
Telephone: 225-383-3928
Fax: 225-355-1445
Physical address: 10600 South Choctaw, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 45830, Baton Rouge, LA 70895

 

Food Stamp Office
Web site: http://www.dss.state.la.us (links to food stamp application and information)
Telephone: 225-342-4051
Address: 1427 Main Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

 

Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
Web site: http://www.brfoodbank.org
Email: gbrfb@brfoodbank.org
Telephone: 225-359-9940
Address: 5546 Choctaw Dr., Baton Rouge, LA 70805 or P.O. Box 2996, Baton Rouge, LA 70805

 

 Louisiana Office on Women's Policy
Telephone: 225-219-9720
Address: 150 3rd. St., Baton Rouge, LA 70804
Web site: http://www.dcfs.louisiana.gov

 

Salvation Army
Web site: http://www.salvationarmyalm.org/batonrouge/contact/
Telephone: 225-355-4483, 225-357-3267 (Church)
Fax: 225-355-7393
Address: Office: 7361 Airline Hwy, Baton Rouge LA 70805
Mailing Address: PO Box 4148 Baton Rouge LA, 70821 

 

United Way Information Line
Web site: http://www.cauw.org
Telephone: 2-1-1, 1-800-435-7504
Baton Rouge Office:
Phone: 225-383-2643
Fax: 225-383-9922
Address: 700 Laurel St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

 

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Health

American Cancer Society
Web site: http://www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp
Telephone: 1-800-ACS-2345
Address: 250 Williams St NW., Atlanta, GA 30303
Donation Mailing Adress: P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123

 

American Medical Women's Association
Web site: https://www.amwa-doc.org/
Email: info@amwa-doc.org
Telephone: 703-234-4069 Toll Free: 866-564-2483
Fax: 703-435-4390
Address: 12100 Sunset Hills Road, Suite 130, Reston, VA 20190

 

Better Beginnings Family Planning Options
Planned Parenthood
3888 Government Street
Telephone: 225-387-1167

East Baton Rouge Parish Health Unit
353 N. 12th St.
Telephone 225-242-4860

EKL Woman's Clinic
5955 Airline Highway
Telephone: 225-274-2222

 

Black Women's Health Imperative
Web site: http://www.blackwomenshealth.org
Email: imperative@bwhi.org
Telephone: 202-548-4000
Fax: 202-543-9743
Address: 100 M St. SE, Suite 600, Washington, D.C. 20003

 

Capital City Family Health Center
4000 Gus Young Ave
Phone: 225-389-8850 

 

Center for Natural Healing
Telephone: 225-927-9273
Address: 149 Cora Dr., Baton Rouge, LA 70815

 

Greenbrier Behavioral Healthcare
Telephone: 985-893-2970 (Hospital Main Number)
Telephone: 985-893-1217 (intake)
Fax: 985-867-1140 (intake)
Address: 201 Greenbrier Boulevard, Covington, LA 70433 

 

Hospice Foundation of Greater Baton Rouge
Web site: http://www.hospicebr.org
Email: info@hospicdbr.org
Telephone: 225-767-4673
Fax: 225-769-8113
Address: 9063 Siegen Lane, Suite Apple, Baton Rouge, La. 70810

 

Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals
Website: http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov
Email:dhhwebinfo@la.gov
Address: 628 N. 4th Street
P.O. Box 629 (Zip 70821-0629)
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Phone: (225)342-9500
Fax: (225)342-5568

 

LSU Student Health Center
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/shc
Telephone: 225-578-6716 for appointments
Fax: 225-578-5655
Address: On campus at the corner of Infirmary Rd and West Chimes St.

 

International Women's Health Coalition
Web site: http://www.iwhc.org
Email: info@iwhc.org
Telephone: 212-979-8500
Fax: 212-979-9009
Address: 333 Seventh Avenue, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10001

 

The National Latina Health Organization
Web site: www.nlhn.net
Email: nlhn.dc@verizion.net
Telephone: 301-664-9466
Fax: 202-965-9636
Address: 7720 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 212 Bethesda, MD 20814

 

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Web site: http://www.nccam.nih.gov
Email: info@nccom.nih.gov
Telephone: 1-888-644-6226
Fax: 866-464-3616
Address: 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892

 

National Women’s Health Information Center
Web site: http://www.womenshealth.gov/
Telephone: 202-690-7650
Fax: 202-205-2631
Address: 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 712 E, Washington D.C., 20201

 

National Women's Health Network
Web site: http://www.nwhn.org/
Email: nwhn@nwhn.org
Telephone: 202-682-2640 
Fax: 202-682-2648
Address: 1413 K St NW, 4th Floor, Washington, D.C. 20005

 

National Women's Health Resource Center
Web site: http://www.healthywomen.org
Email: info@healthywomen.org
Telephone: 732-530-3425 Toll Free: 1-877-986-9472
Fax: 732-865-7225
Address:  Healthy Women
P.O. Box 430
Red Bank, NJ 07701

 

Native American Women's Health Education Resource Center
Web site: http://www.nativeshop.org/
Email: nativewoman@igc.apc.org
Telephone: 605-487-7072
Fax: 605-487-7964
Address: P.O. Box 572, Lake Andes, SD 57356-0572 

Woman's Hospital
Web site: http://www.womans.org
Telephone: 225-927-1300
Address: 100 Woman's Way, Baton Rouge, 70817

 

YWCA of Greater Baton Rouge (ENCOREplus)

Web site: http://www.womans.org
Email: info@ymca-br.org
Telephone: (225) 383-0681
Fax: (225) 383-5733
Address: 8281 Goodwood Blvd. Ste. B1,  Baton Rouge, LA 70806

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HIV/AIDS and STDs

Baton Rouge AIDS Society (BRASS)
Web site: http://www.batonrougeaidssociety.com
Email: AIDS102@aol.com
Telephone: (225) 923-AIDS(2437)
Fax: (225) 926-STDS
Address: 4560 North Blvd. Suite 100 Baton Rouge, LA 70806


Centers for Disease Control National AIDS Hotline
Web site: http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/
Email: info@cdcnpin.org
Telephone: 1-800-232-4636
Address: 1600 Clifton Road Atlanta, GA 30329-4027 USA

 

Confidential Testing
Telephone: 1-800-584-8183

 

Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge
Telephone: 225-927-9810
Address: 4727 Revere Ave. BR, La 70808


Hospice Foundation of Greater Baton Rouge
Web site: http://www.hospicebr.org
Email: info@hospicdbr.org
Telephone: 225-767-4673
Fax: 225-769-8113
Address: 9063 Siegen Lane, Suite Apple, Baton Rouge, La. 70810

Louisiana HIV and AIDS Hotline
Telephone: 1-800-992-4379

 

LSU Student Health Center
Web site: http://www.shc.lsu.edu/
Telephone: Main Line: 225-578-6271 For appointments: 225-578-6716
Fax: 225-578-5655
Address: On campus at the corner of Infirmary Rd and West Chimes St.

 

Planned Parenthood
Web site: https://www.plannedparenthood.org/planned-parenthood-gulf-coast
Telephone: 225-387-1167, 1-800-230-PLAN
Fax: 404-494-7436
Address: 3955 Government St. Suite 2, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

 

St. Anthony's Home
Telephone: 225-765-8917 or 225-923-2929
Fax: 225-216-2726

 

STD Clinic
Telephone: 225-342-1799
Address: Office of Public Health, 1427 Main St., Baton Rouge, LA

 

More National Hotlines:
• Most provide services in English and Spanish.
• Have information regarding referrals, prevention and treatment options.
AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service 1-800-TRIALS-A
CDC National AIDS Hotline 1-800-342-AIDS
CDC SIDA Hotline, en Español 1-800-344-SIDA
CDC Hearing Impaired AIDS Hotline 1-800-243-7889
CDC National Prevention Information Network 1-800-458-5231
HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service 1-800-HIV-0440
Project Inform (HIV Treatment Hotline) 1-800-822-7422

 

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International and Minority

LSU African American Cultural Center
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/diversity/aacc/
Email: aacc@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-1627, 225-578-7716
Fax: 225-578-1405
Address: 3 Union Square, Raphael Semmes Rd.

LSU International Cultural Center
Web site: http://international.lsu.edu/ICC/
Email: icc@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-342-3084
Fax: 225-342-0864
Address: 3365 Dalrymple Dr., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

 

LSU International Hospitality Foundation
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/ihf/
Email: ihf@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-3015
Address: 203 Agnes Morris House, Baton Rouge, LA 70894

 

LSU International Services Office
Web site: http://international.lsu.edu/IS
Email: isodoc@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-3191
Fax: 225-578-1413

Address: 101 Hatcher Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803

 

LSU Office of Multicultural Affairs
Web site: http://www.lsu.edu/diversity/oma/
Email: oma@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-4339
Fax: 225-578-7135
Address: 335 LSU Student Union Building, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803

 

Migration and Refugee Program
Web site: http://www.brmrs.org
Telephone: 225-346-0660 Fax: (225) 346-0220
Address: 1900 S. Acadian Thruway, P.O. Box 1668, Baton Rouge, LA 70821 

 

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Web site: http://www.naacp.org
Telephone: 1-877-NAACP-98 (Toll free), (410) 580-5777
Address: 4805 Mt. Hope Dr., Baltimore, MD 21215

 

National Council of La Raza

Web site:http://www.nclr.org

Telephone: 202-785-1670
Fax: 202-776-1792
Address: 1126 16th, NW, Suite 600, Washington, D.C. 20036

 

National Puerto Rican Coalition
Address: 1444 I Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20005
Web site: http://www.nprcinc.org/
Telephone: 202-223-3915
Fax: 202-429-2223
Email: ncpr@nprcinc.org 

 

Women's International League of Peace and Freedom
Web site: http://www.wilpf.org
Telephone: 212-682-1265
Fax: 212-286-8211
Address: 777 UN Plaza, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10017 

 

Women of All Red Nations

Address: 4511 North Hermitage, Chicago, IL 60640

 

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Legal

Advocacy Center
Web site: http://www.advocacyla.org
Telephone: 225-925-8884, 1-800-960-7705
Address: 2704 Wooddale Blvd. #B, Baton Rouge, LA 70805

American Civil Liberties Union
Web site: http://www.aclu.org (national), http://www.laaclu.org (Louisiana)
Email: admin@laaclu.org
Telephone: 504-522-0617, 866-522-0617
Address: P.O. Box 56157, New Orleans, LA 70156

Child Support Enforcement
Telephone: 225-342-4780
Address: 627 N 4th St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Court Appointed Special Advocates
Web site: http://www.nationalcasa.org or http://louisianacasa.org/ (local chapter)
Telephone: 225-379-8598
Fax: 225-379-3362
Address: 341 Saint Joseph St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Crime and Victims Reparations Board
Web site: http://www.lcle.state.la.us/programs/cvr.asp (helpful links are on the bottom of the page)
Telephone: 225-342-1500
Address: 602 North Fifth Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802

Legal Momentum (Formally: NOW Legal Defense and Educational Fund)
Web site: https://www.legalmomentum.org/
Email: peo@legalmomentum.org
Telephone: (212) 925-6635
Address: (Policy Office) 1522 K St., NW, Suite 550, Washington, DC 20005 or (General Information) 395 Hudson St., New York, NY 10014
Alternative Telephone: referral service 212-925-6635

 

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Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender

Baton Rouge Metropolitan Community Church
Website: http://www.mccbr.org
Email: mccbr@aol.com
Phone: (225) 248-0404
Address: 7747 Tom Drive, Baton Rouge, LA  70806

Capital City Alliance, Inc.
Website:  http://www.ccabatonrouge.org/
Address: 2561 Citiplace Ct., Suite #750-103 Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Phone: 225-366-7487
Email:  info@ccabatonrouge.org

 

Forum for Equality
Website: http://www.forumforequality.org
Email: forumforequality@forumforequality.org
Phone:  (504) 569-9156
Fax:  (504) 523-8522
Address: 3366 Lafayette Street, Suite 200, New Orleans, LA  70130

Human Rights Campaign
Website: http://www.hrc.org/

 Louisiana Trans Advocates
Website: http://www.latransadvocates.org/

LSU Safe Space Campaign
Email: safespace@lsu.edu
Phone: (225) 578-4339
Email: (225) 578-7135
Address: 326A Student Union, Baton Rouge, LA  70803 

LSU Spectrum
Website: http://www.spectrumlsu.com/
Email: spectrum@lsu.edu

 

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Mental Health

American Institute of Stress
Web site: http://www.stress.org
e-mail: Stress125@oponline.net
Telephone: 682-239-6823
Fax: 817-394-0593
Address: 9112 Camp Bowie West Blvd. #228 Fort Worth, TX 76116

American Psychological Association
Web site: http://www.apa.org
Telephone: 202-336-5500, 1-800-374-2721, 202-336-6123 TDD/TTY, 202-336-5500 (Division of the Psychology of Women)
Address: 750 First Street NE, Washington, D.C. 20002

Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center
Web site: http://www.brcic.org/home.aspx
Telephone: 225-924-1431
Address: 4837 Revere Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Baton Rouge Mental Health Center
Web site: http://www.cahsd.org (Louisiana Office of Mental Health, Clinic-Based Services)
Telephone: 225-925-1909, 225-925-1906 (patients)
Fax: 225-925-1972
Address: 4615 Government St., Bldg. B, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Center for Adult Behavioral Health Services

4615 Government Street, Building 2
Baton Rouge, La. 70806
Hours: M – F 8 am – 4:30 pm
Phone: (225) 925 1906
Fax: (225) 925 1972

Family Services of Greater Baton Rouge
Telephone: 225-924-0123
Address: 4727 Revere, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Gonzales Mental Health Center
1112 S.E. Ascension Comp. Ave.
Gonzales, La. 70737
Hours: M – F 8 am – 4:30 pm
Phone: (225) 621 5775
Fax: (225) 644 3208

Greenbrier Behavioral Healthcare
Telephone: 985-893-2970 (Hospital Main Number)
Telephone: 985-893-1217 (intake)
Fax: 985-867-1140 (intake)
Address: 201 Greenbrier Boulevard, Covington, LA 70433
Contact: Marye Blank 225-573-8248

Grief Recovery Center
Telephone: 225-924-6621
Address: 4919 Jamestown Suite 102, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

LSU Mental Health Services
Web site: http://www.shc.lsu.edu/mhs_about.html
Email: studenthealth@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-6271
Address: 254 Student Health Center, at the corner of Infirmary Rd. and W. Chimes St. 

LSU Psychological Services
Telephone: 225-578-1494
Address: on-campus, 33 Johnston Hall, in the basement

LSU Office of Health Promotion
Web site: http://www.shc.lsu.edu/programming.html
Telephone: 225-578-5718
Address: Student Health Center, Suite 2 (basement) 

Margaret Dumas Mental Health Center
3843 Harding Blvd.
Baton Rouge, La. 70807
Hours: M - F 7:45 am – 4:15 pm
Phone: (225) 359 9315
Fax: (225) 359 9326

 

Mental Health Association of Greater Baton Rouge
Telephone: 225-929-7674
Address: 544 Colonial Drive, P.O. Box 64585, Baton Rouge, LA 70896

The Phone (BR Crisis Intervention Center)
Telephone: 225-924-3900

Mental Health Support Groups
• Only phone numbers are listed as times and locations of meetings change frequently.
Survivors of Suicide 225-924-1434
Women's Hospital (various groups) 225-927-1300
Children’s Bereavement 225-924-1431
Overeaters Anonymous 225-751-0259
Narcotics Anonymous 225-381-9609

 

Parenting and Childcare

 Agenda for Children
Web site: http://www.agendaforchildren.org
Email: information@agendaforchildren.org
Telephone: 1-800-486-1712
Fax: (985)-446-8255
Address: 8300 Earhart Blvd., Suite 201, New Orleans, LA 70118

Al Azar Grotto

Telephone: 225-275-6082
Address: 14468 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70819

Association for Children for Enforcement of Support
Email: ACES@childsupport-aces.org
Telephone: 1-888-310-2237
Fax: 1-800-739-2237
Address: P.O. Box 7842, Fredericksburg, VA 22404-7842


Baton Rouge Parents Magazine
Website: http://www.brparents.com/
Address: 11831 Wentling Ave., Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Phone: 225-292-0032
Fax: 225-292-0038

Baton Rouge Youth Coalition
Web site: http://thebryc.org/
Telephone: 225-389-3000
Address: 423 S. 20th St., Baton Rouge, LA 70806 or 2110 Government St., Baton Rouge, LA 70806 

Better Beginnings
Telephone: 225-924-8444
(call this number first to make an appointment. If no answer, leave your full name and telephone number on the answering machine. Also call this number for prenatal classes.)
Better Beginnings Program Coordinator: 225-201-0027
Address: 323 East Airport Avenue, Baton Rouge, La 70806

Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Baton Rouge
Website: http://www.brclubs.org
Telephone: 225-383-3929
Fax: 225-454-6333
Address: 8281 Goodwood Blvd., Suite H, Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Email: info@brclubs.org

CASA
Website: http://www.casabr.org
Telephone: 225-379-8598
Fax: 225-379-8598
Address: 848 Louisiana Ave. Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Email: info@casabr.org

Child and Adolescent Response Team (CART)
Administrative Office:
4615 Government Street, Building 1
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: (225) 922 0631
(866) 392 4692 (Toll Free)
(225) 922 0631 (After Hours)
Fax: 225 933 0746

Child Welfare League of America
Web site: http://www.cwla.org
Telephone: 202-688-4200
Fax: 202-822-1689
Address: 1726 M St. NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC, 20036

Children's Behavioral Health Services (CBHS)
4615 Government Street, Building 1
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Hours: M – F 8 am – 4:30 pm/Evening appointment hours are available
Phone: (225) 922 0445
(800) 590 2849
Fax: (225) 922 0068 

Early Childhood Support and Services (ECSS)
1520 Thomas Delpit Drive, Suite 223
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Phone: (225) 219 4900 

Family Support America
Web site: http://www.familysupportamerica.org/
Telephone: (651)-523-0099
Toll-free (800)-621-6322
Help line & referral: 1-800-CHILDREN
Fax: (651)-523-0380
Address: 1821 University Avenue West, Suite 202-S Saint Paul, MN, 55104

Infant Child and Family Center (ICFC)
4615 Government Street, Building 1
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Hours: M – F 8 am – 4:30 pm
Phone: (225) 922 2654
Fax: (225) 922 2620 

Johnson & Johnson Pediatrics Institute
Telephone: 1-877-JNJ-LINK
Fax: 1-877-JNJ-FAXX
Address: P.O. Box 579 Calverton, NY 11933-0579

LSU Child Care Center
Website: http://as.lsu.edu/home-parallax/child-care-center/
Email: childcare@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-7882
Address: LSU Campus, Baton Rouge, LA 70803 

Maternal and Child Health, Bureau of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Web site: http://mchb.hrsa.gov/
Email: ctibbs@hrsa.gov
Telephone: 301-443-2170
Fax: 301-443-1797
Address: Parklawn Building, Room 18-05, 5600 Fishers Ln., Rockville, MD 20857

Midwives Alliance of North America
Web site: http://mana.org/
Email: info@mana.org
Telephone: 1-888-923-MANA
Fax: 417-777-6181
Address: 375 Rockbridge Road, Suite 172-313, Lilburn, GA 30047

National Organization of Single Mothers
Web site: http://www.singlemothers.org
Email: media@singlemothers.org
Telephone: 704-888-MOMS
Address: P.O. Box 68, Midland, NC 28107

Parents Without Partners
Web site: http://www.parentswithoutpartners.org
Email: pwp@jti.net
Telephone: 800-637-7974
Fax: 561-395-8557
Address: 1650 S. Dixie Hwy., Suite 510, Boca Raton, FL 33432

School-Based Therapy Program
Administrative Office:
4615 Government Street, Building 1
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Hours: During school hours
Phone: (225) 922 0478
(800) 690 2849
Fax: 225 922 2658 

Substance Use/Abuse Prevention Services
Administrative Office:
4615 Government Street, Building 2
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: (225) 922 2700
Fax: (225) 925 1987 

Child Protection Offices
Ascension Parish: (225) 644 4603
East Baton Rouge Parish 24 Hour Hotline (225) 925 4571
East Feliciana Parish: (225) 683 3734
Iberville Parish (225) 687 4373
Pointe Coupee Parish (225) 638 48446
West Feliciana Parish (225) 683 3734
West Baton Rouge Parish (225) 687 4373

 

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Pregnancy

Abortion Assistance-- Causeway Medical Suite
Telephone: 1-800-749-7265 or 504-837-1272
Address: 3040 Ridgelake Dr., Metarie, LA 70002

Acadian Women's Clinic
Telephone: 225-355-8811, 225-215-5047
Address: 1820 N. Acadian Thruway West, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Beacon House Adoption Service
s
Web site: http://beaconhouseadoption.com/
Telephone: 225-753-5551
Telephone: 1-888-987-6300
Address: 15254 Old Hammond Hwy., Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Care Pregnancy Clinic
Telephone: 225-272-3680, 225-272-3682
Address: 3813 N. Flannery Rd., Baton Rouge, LA 70814

Catholic Community Services: Counseling, Maternity and Adoption Dept.
Telephone: 225-336-8708
800-CARE-002 (toll free)
web address: http://adoptbatonrouge.com/
e-mail: adopt@ccsbr.org
Address: 1900 S. Acadian Thruway, Baton Rouge LA 70809

Delta Women's Clinic
Telephone: 225-923-3242
Address: 756 Colonial Dr. #4, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Emergency Contraception Hotline
Telephone: 1-888-NOT2LATE

LSU Women's Clinic
Web site: http://www.shc.lsu.edu/womens_clinic.html
Telephone: 225-578-5584
Address: On campus at the corner of Infirmary Rd and West Chimes St.

The National Abortion Federation
Web site: http://prochoice.org/
Email: naf@prochoice.org
Phone: 202-667-5881
Fax: 202-667-5890
Telephone: 1-800-772-9100 (hotline)
Address: 1755 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 600, Washington, D.C. 20036

North Baton Rouge Women's Help Center
Telephone: 225-359-9001, 225-355-2333 (hotline)
Address: 7515 Scenic Hwy., Baton Rouge, LA 70807

Nurse Family Partnership (NFP)
7173 A Florida Street
Baton Rouge, La 70806
Hours: M – F 8 am – 4:30 pm
Phone: (225) 925 1773 

Planned Parenthood
Web site: https://www.plannedparenthood.org/planned-parenthood-gulf-coast
Telephone: 225-387-1167, 1-800-230-PLAN
Fax: 225-344-7216
Address: 3888 Government St., Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Post- Abortion Talk Line
Website: https://exhaleprovoice.org/after-abortion-talkline
Email: info@exhaleprovoice.org
Telephone: 1-866-4 EXHALE
Address: 484 Lake Park Ave. #63, Oakland, CA, 94610 

Pregnancy Problem Center
Telephone: 225-924-1400
Address: 4724 Jamestown St. #3, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Rights Rights
Web site: http://rcrc.org/
Telephone: 202-543-7032
Address: 100 Maryland Ave., NE, Suite 307, Washington, D.C. 20002

Saint Elizabeth Foundation
Web site: http://www.stelizabethfoundation.org
Telephone: 1-800-738-5683, 1-225-769-8888
Address: 8054 Summa Avenue, Suite A, Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Louisiana Women's Healthcare
Web site: http://www.lwha.com/
Telephone: 504-899-6010, 1-888-899-6011
Address: 2701 General Pershing St., New Orleans, LA 70115 

Woman's Hospital
Web site: http://www.womans.com
Telephone: 225-927-1300
Address: 9050 Airline Hwy., Baton Rouge, 70815

Woman's New Life Center
Telephone: 225-663-6470
Addres: 760 Colonial Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Website: www.womansnewlife.com

 

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Rape and Sexual Violence

 Child Help USA
Web site: http://www.childhelpusa.org
Telephone: 1-800-4-A-CHILD
Telephone: 480-922-8212
Fax: 480-927-7061
Address: Child USA National Headquarters 15757 N. 78th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85260

June Jenkins Battered Women's Program
Telephone: 337-462-6504 (Crisis), 337-462-1452
Fax: 337-463-5495
Address: P.O. Box 815, DeRidder, LA 70634

Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault
Web site: http://www.lafasa.org
Telephone: 1-888-995-7273, 985-345-5995
Fax: 985-345-5592
Address: 1250 SW Railroad Ave. Ste. 170, Hammond, LA 70403

Rape Crisis Center
Telephone: 225-383-7273 

Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network
Web site: http://www.rainn.org
Email: info@rainn.org
Telephone: 1-800-656-HOPE (Counsel), 1-800-656-4673 (Office)ext. 3, 202-544-1034
Fax: 202-544-3556
Address: 635-B Pennsylvania Ave., SE, Washington, D.C. 20003

 Sexual Assault Support and Services
Web site: http://www.shc.lsu.edu/sava.html 

 

 

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Shelters

Youth Oasis
Web site:http://www.youthoasis.org/
Telephone: 225-343-6300
Address: 260 S Acadian Thruway, Baton Rouge, La 70806

 
Capital Area Family Violence Intervention Center-- Battered Women's Program
Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter6.htm
Email Address: exdiv@bwp.brcoxmail.com, vikkipeay@bwp.brcoxmail.com
Contact: Martha G. Forbes, ED
Telephone: 225-389-3001
Fax: 225-358-3444
Address: P.O. Box 52809, Baton Rouge, LA 70892


Catholic Community Services—Families First
Web site: https://brgov.com/dept/ocd/ccsfs.htm
Contact: Ms. Mandy Green
Telephone: 225-336-4406
Address: P. O. Box 1668, Baton Rouge, LA 70821

 

Habitat for Humanity
Web site: http://www.habitatbr.org
Telephone: 225-927-6651
Fax: 225-927-6347
Address: 4962 Florida Blvd., Suite 409, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

 

LIFTD-- Women's Community Rehabilitation Center, Inc. (WCRC)
Web site: http://wcrcbr.com/
Telephone: 225-336-0000
Fax: 225-336-0522
Address: 855 Saint Ferdinand St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

 

Myriam's House
Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter11.htm
contact: Yolanda Perrilloux Executive Director
Telephone: 225-334-0662
Address: 3027 Nicholson, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Mailing Address: 1623 Convention St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

 

A New Inspiration
Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter1.htm
Contact: Pochelle Poole, President
Email: r-ani@bellsouth.net
Telephone: 225-343-3286
Fax: 225-343-0052
Address: 1270 Laurel St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

 

O'Brien House
Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter12.htm
Contact: Katherine Martin, ED
Email: obrievihs@bellsouth.net
Telephone: 225-344-6345
Fax: 225-344-0119
Address: 1220 Main St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

 

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center-- St. Anthony's House
Telephone: 225-765-8917
Address: 5000 Hennessy, Baton Rouge, LA 70800

 

Society of St. Vincent DePaul-- Bishop Ott Shelter(night)
Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter14.htm
Contact: Michael J. Acaldo, Pres. CEO, Israel Garcia, PM
Telephone: 225-383-7837 or 225-383-7343
Fax: 225-383-6623
Address: 2550 Plank Rd., Baton Rouge, LA 70821 or P.O. Box 127, Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Society of St. Vincent DePaul-- Day/ Night Shelter

Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter15.htm
Contact: Michael J. Acaldo, Pres. CEO, Israel Garcia, PM
Telephone: 225-383-7837 or 225-383-6623
Address: 1623 Convention St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802 or P.O. Box 127, Baton Rouge, LA 70821 

Volunteers of America-- Drop-In Center
Telephone: 225-925-1313
Address: 3865 Government St., Baton Rouge, LA 70806 or 3765 Government St., Baton Rouge, LA 70806 (mailing)

 

Volunteers of America-- Parker House
Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter19.htm
Contact: Jane Shank, Pres/Ceo, Loraine Dunkley ED
Email: janes@voa-br.org, voapark@eatel.net
Telephone: 225-928-9398
Fax: 225-928-9490
Address: 1945 Carolyn Sue Dr. 70815, 3765 government st., 70806(mailing)

 

Volunteers of America-- Transitional Housing Program
Web site: http://brgov.com/dept/ocd/shelters/shelter20.htm
Contact: Jane Shank, Pres/CEO, C.J. Roy, PM
Email: janes@voa-br.org, cjrfes@aol.com
Telephone: 225-381-7955
Fax: 225-383-6182
Address: 2447 Brownlee St., Baton Rouge, LA 70808 or 3765 Government, St., Baton Rouge, LA 70806 (mailing)

 

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