Youth

Crossroads Youth Reintegration Program:

provides educational services, case management, life skills training, job readiness training & hands-on paid work experience

Funded by the Louisiana Office of Juvenile Justice Center

Parishes Served: Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Claiborne, Desoto, Jackson, Lincoln, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Sabine, Red River, Union, Webster

For Youth ages 13-17.5

GoodTransitions

Prepares youth aging out of foster care for independence by teaching independent living skills & providing access to supportive services

Funded by the Department of Children and Family Services

Parishes Served: Avoyelles, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, Desoto, Grant, Jackson, LaSalle, Natchitoches, Rapides, Red River, Sabine, Vernon, Webster, Winn

For Youth ages 14-26

SYNAR

aimed at decreasing youth access to tobacco products by educating tobacco merchants on the laws of the sale of tobacco products to underage youth

Funded by the Northwest Human Services District

Parishes Served: Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, Desoto, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, Webster

For Youth under the age of 18

GoodSteps

teaches enhanced self-esteem, motivation, communication & job skills to youth involved in the Caddo Juvenile Drug Court System

Funded by Caddo Parish Juvenile Court

Parishes Served: Caddo

For Youth ages 13-17.5

Pre-employment Transition Services & Work-Based Learning Experience

prepares students with a disability for the transition from a structured school setting to employment as an adult through job readiness training & hands-on paid work experience

Funded by Louisiana Rehabilitation Services

Parishes Served: Bossier, Caddo, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Webster

For Youth ages 16-22

Adults

Supported Employment

offers work readiness training, job placement & job retention services to individuals with disabilities

Funded by Louisiana Rehabilitation Services

Parishes Served: Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Claiborne, Desoto, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Richland, Sabine, Tensas, Webster, West Carroll

For referrals ages 17 & up


Northeast Delta HSA Second Opportunity Workforce Solutions (SOWS)

empowers adults diagnosed with a mental illness to seek & maintain self-sufficiency through gainful employment

Managed by Northeast Delta Human Services Authority in Partnership with LCS

Parishes Served: Caldwell, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas, Union, West Carroll

For referrals ages 18 & up

Re-entry

provides case management, discharge planning & job readiness training to inmates housed at Caddo Correctional Center

Funded by the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office

Parish Served: Caddo

GoodSupport

offers work readiness training, job placement & job retention services to people who are required to pay child support

Funded by Caddo Parish Juvenile Court

Parishes Served: Bossier, Caddo