Places that Help: Louisiana
Updated: September 19, 2021
This page has contact information for programs that offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state. If you plan to contact a program via email, please review our Safety when using email page first.
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Please note that we list the organizations by the city where the office is located – however, many offices serve multiple towns or cities. You can click the “View All” to look through the complete list of organizations. If you are looking for an attorney to represent you in court or to give you legal advice about your situation, go to our Finding a Lawyer page instead.
East Baton Rouge
Iris Domestic Violence Center
24-hour Crisis Line: (225) 389-3001 or 1 (800) 541-9706
Iris Domestic Violence Center serves victims of domestic violence and their children. Services include 24-hour crisis line; emergency shelter; safety planning; danger assessment; support groups; children’s services; case management; advocacy and counseling; legal representation for protective order applicants; court advocacy; information and referral; relocation assistance and more. All services are free and confidential. Services are offered to residential (in-shelter) as well as nonresidential survivors. Iris DV Center serves the parishes of East Baton Rouge, Ascension, Iberville, West Baton Rouge, Pointe Coupee, West Feliciana, and East Feliciana.
The Wellspring Alliance for Families - East Carroll Parish
Lake Providence, LA 71254
The Wellspring Alliance for Families, through the Domestic Violence Program, offers free and confidential services to adults and children in abusive relationships. The Wellspring offers services that help survivors of domestic violence have a life free from emotional, physical, economical and sexual abuse. Services are available for residents staying at the shelter and non-residents living in a 12 parish region. Serving Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin, LaSalle, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll Parishes.
Hours: Thursdays 10 AM – 2 PM
WomensLaw serves and supports all survivors, no matter their sex or gender.
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