Employment Assistance

Agencies providing job search and/or training to homeless, unemployed, or underemployed individuals

COVENANT HOUSE NEW ORLEANS EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
Job training and employment services for residents of Covenant House with some self-help job assistance for youth who are not staying in the shelter
611 N. Rampart St.; New Orleans, LA 70112
PHONE: 504-584-1111
Intake Procedure: Call for details.

CCANO ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST HOUSING JOB PROGRAM
Job readiness and placement
1920 Clio St.; New Orleans, LA 70113
Phone: 504-581-4987
Intake Procedure: Call for details.

GOODWILL CULINARY ARTS PROGRAM
2407 Baronne St.; New Orleans, LA 70113
PHONE: 504-908-3433
Intake Procedure: Call for details.

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF SOUTHEASTERN LA  EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE
Assistance in finding employment
Main Office: 3400 Tulane Ave.; New Orleans, LA 70119
PHONE: 504-456-2622
Intake Procedure: Call for details.

LOUISIANA REHABILITATION SERVICES—VOCATIONAL
Assistance for persons with disabilities in obtaining employment or achieving independence through rehabilitative services and collaborations with local businesses & community resources Intake Procedure: Call the offices below for information.
LRS Local Regional Offices:
6620 Riverside Dr., Suite 101; Metairie, LA 70003 PHONE: 504-838-5180
2150 Westbank Expressway, Suite 70; Harvey, LA 70058 PHONE: 504-361-6816

LOUISIANA WORKFORCE COMMISSION CAREER SOLUTIONS CENTERS (JOB 1)
Skills assessment & training, resume & interview preparation, and job search assistance.
Intake Procedure: Walk in or call. See local offices below.
LWC Local Offices:
2330 Canal St.; New Orleans, LA 70119 PHONE: 504-658-4500
1801 Airline Dr., Suite A; Metairie, LA 70001 PHONE: 504-838-5678 EXT. 111
3520 General DeGaulle Dr., #1020; New Orleans, LA 70831 PHONE: 504-658-4580

TRAVELERS AID SOCIETY OF GREATER NEW ORLEANS
Self-help employment assistance and mailing address for homeless persons
1615 Canal St., Suite B; New Orleans, LA 70112 (entrance on N. Robertson St.)
Travelers Aid PHONE: 504-586-0010
CCO Office of HPRP: 504-569-8949
Intake Procedure: Walk in for Travelers Aid Services.

WORK PAYS
Online consortium of agencies working together to increase employment opportunities of people with disabilities in Louisiana