A Little About Us
LDSC is a local AmeriCorps program serving the delta region of Louisiana. AmeriCorps is commonly referred to as the Peace Corps of the United States. LDSC is one of the original AmeriCorps programs in the country and is the longest running in Louisiana.
What We Do
LDSC partners with over 25 local non-profits, public schools, grassroots and community organizations to provide direct service in the areas of nutrition, fitness, mental health and wellness, and HIV/AIDS prevention.
Our members serve 11 months, full-time as educators, mentors, activity coordinators and more. They receive a living allowance, health insurance, student loan forbearance, tons of training and networking opportunities and an education award.
The service year starts September 1st. Click on a link below to find out how to become a member or a partner organization.