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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Neighborhood Housing Services, Freret Neighborhood Center

Contact Info


4605 Freret Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70115

Primary Phone: 504.373.6403

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Agency Info

Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:10am-5 pm
Beginning date for service:01/21/2008

Agency Details

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

Mission statements

Our mission is to revitalize communities by increasing the number of homeowners and transforming vacant or substandard properties into sustainable homeownership, and to improve quality of life through informed community building initiatives, leadership development, education, outreach and collaboration.

Division Mission Statements

  • Community and Cultural Development Working to enhance what resources already exist within the community.
  • Community Organizing Working with residents to create leadership opportunities for all. Challenging complacency daily

Populations Served by Agency

  • All populations

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • Community Building

Public Service Needs

  • Create art for/with community residents
  • Develop a new database or contribute content to an existing database
  • Conduct engaged research
  • Raise funds
  • Create a map identifying the location of information of interest
  • Provide administrative assistance
  • Provide physical assistance
  • Conduct oral histories
  • Develop publicity material
  • Develop a new website or contribute content to an existing webpage

Resource Needs for this agency

  • Access to computers for students
  • community support, volunteers, monetary resources
  • Grant Writing
  • Media development
  • Training

Services Provided by Agency

  • Academic mentoring
  • Cross cultural networking, education and communication
  • Cultural motivation and enrichment
  • Housing Rehabilitation
  • Neighborhood Association Consultation

Public Service Activities

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