Baton Rouge Partner Organizations for 2014-15 service term
LDSC member create healthy and sustainable communities through service. Members will serve with organizations to provide nutrition and fitness education, mental health resources, and provide outreach for HIV/AIDS and substance abuse prevention as well as coastal restoration.
CAAH is a non-profit organization of homeless service providers dedicated to ending homelessness through
One Position Filled
The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana is a non-profit advocacy organization whose mission is the protection and restoration of a sustainable coastal Louisiana.
Community-Based Restoration Coordinator
Program Mission and/or Goals:
In nutrition and fitness, we want to encourage lifelong habits for our students and families that make an impact on the larger community. We want to give students supplemental recreational experiences through our afterschool programs and “Holiday Camps”.
Technology and Data Coordinator
Established in 1990 as the Baton Rouge HIV/AIDS Regional Planning Coalition and incorporated in 1995 under its current name, HAART is the largest provider of Ryan White funded services in the DHH Region Two area and one of the three largest AIDS service organizations in the state. HAART is also the largest Louisiana provider of HUD-funded housing for persons living with HIV/AIDS.
Our Vision Statement
"HAART envisions a system that will ensure access to and awareness of high quality and culturally competent preventive and primary medical care and support services that respond effectively to the emerging needs of the community while reducing social stigmas."
Our Mission Statement
"HAART seeks to improve our community through health and wellness education, and the provision of comprehensive quality services."
Family Health Pilot Coordinator
Health Connect Coordinator
Youth Program Coordinator
We provide support, education and advocacy to empower all individuals and families affected by sexual trauma, and engage and mobilize the community to prevent sexual violence.
To build a healthy community free from oppression and violence that fosters equality and acceptance of all its members.
Youth Development Coordinator
Community Mobilization Coordinator
Together Baton Rouge is seeking a creative and capable individual to fill the position of Parent Organizer with the Parent Organizing Project in the Baton Rouge area.
The mission of Parent Organizing Project is to increase parental engagement in public education, to develop trust between parents and school communities and to work on concrete issues that improve public education. The project will start with one school in North Baton Rouge, with the vision of expanding to other schools throughout Baton Rouge in subsequent years.
UpLIFTD primarily serves persons with disabilities and other persons with serious barriers to employment. In 1995, UpLIFTD relocated to its present headquarters at 1979 Beaumont Drive in a 13,500 square foot fully accessible complex. WCRC, a residential/treatment operation which has been open since 1974, merged with UpLIFtD in 1992. UpLIFTd has government contracts in several different cities in Louisiana such as Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Alexandria where persons with disabilities fill the job positions created by these contracts. UpLIFTD has a Business Advisory Council called BACE, which is a joint venture with LRS and the local business community.
Program Development/Volunteer Coordinator
Louisiana Housing Alliance (LHA) is a nonprofit statewide coalition which works to ensure the preservation and production of quality affordable housing for low and moderate income Louisianans and those with special needs.
Position Description coming soon....