• Wrapping gifts for others is our favorite way to get in the Christmas spirit!

    Get Ready to Wrap & Roll!

    Wrapping gifts for others is our favorite way to get in the Christmas spirit!
  • Our 7th annual event celebrated donors and the positive change they make in South Louisiana.

    Celebration For Change

    Our 7th annual event celebrated donors and the positive change they make in South Louisiana.
  • Congratulations to Central Academy and Child Care! Learn more about Project PlaySmart.

    We have a winner!

    Congratulations to Central Academy and Child Care! Learn more about Project PlaySmart.
  • Your vehicle donation will change a life.

    Donate Your Vehicle

    Your vehicle donation will change a life.
  • Read about the Garfield Transitional Housing Facility

    Celebration of Service

    Read about the Garfield Transitional Housing Facility's $9,000 renovations through The Home Depot's Celebration of Service campaign.

What's New

  • The CHOICES Program: A Thousand Small Successes

    Do you ever think about what it would be like to live with a mental illness day after day? Day Program Case Manager Missy Rafferty does. She says that for many people with mental illness and without the ability to work, the days can be long and lonely. But thanks to our CHOICES Day Program in Lake Charles, she's seen a thousand small successes during her 17 years at VOAGBR. Click the article title to read more...
  • VOAGBR’s First Project PlaySmart a Success!

    This year, an increase in School Readiness Tax Credit donations to our Partnerships in Child Care Programs made it possible for Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge was able to offer its first Project PlaySmart competition. On October 30, 2014, Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge’s President and CEO Jane Shank and Central Early Learning Center’s Bob and Robin Lansing stood, scissors poised, over a shiny blue ribbon. As soon as their scissors sliced through the ribbon, excited three and four year olds descended on the new equipment, shouting with joy.
  • VOAGBR Prepares for CARF Survey November 12-14

    After months of preparation and hard work, it's finally time! A survey team from CARF International will be visiting VOAGBR on November 12, 13 and 14. We invited the surveyors to evaluate how well we meet international standards for quality. The survey will tell us what we are doing well and ways we can improve. As a result of this survey, we may earn accreditation. Click the article title above to read more...
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