Louisiana
Adaptive Solutions

Provides assistive technology solutions for communication, computer access, and learning.

NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) Louisiana.

NAMI's mission is to improve the quality of life for all those affected by mental illness.

Baton Rouge Area Alcohol and Drug Center

BRAADC is an in-patient detoxification center that operates 24 hour a day, 7 days a week, with a capacity of 24 beds for those individuals who are 18 years or older and who have used drugs and/or alcohol within the last 7 days.

Children's Hospital of New Orleans

Provides assistive technology assessments and training.

Louisiana Rehabilitation Services

Provides assessments, funding, and training for assistive technology for clients seeking employment and independent living services.

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LA Tech Center for Biomedical Engineering

Provides rehabilitation services to individuals with disabilities throughout the State of Louisiana.

The University of New Orleans Training, Resource, and Assistive-Technology Center

UNO(TRAC) provides quality services to persons with disabilities, rehabilitation professionals, educators and employers.

Adaptive Solutions

May in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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Independent Living Centers

Support individuals with disabilities to live interdependently.

LA Association of Families Helping Families

Statewide network of offices providing community support for families with special need children.

Superior Van and Mobility

"Making Mobility Possible!" Custom work done on any truck or vehicle.

American Lift Aids

Mobility Products and Services. Serving East Texas and West Louisiana.

Crescent Vans, Inc.

Located in New Orleans, Louisiana, one of the largest mobility products dealers in the South.

FastServ Medical

Sells and Rents new and used handicap vehicles.

SporTran LiftLine

LiftLine service is available to and from any destination in Shreveport/Bossier City.

Texas Wheelchair Accessible Vans

Wheelchair Accessible Vans provides VAN RENTALS to Texas and Southeastern Lousiana.

FastServ Medical Monroe-Bossier City

Providing quality mobility and accessibility products and services to North Louisiana, South Arkansas and Central Mississippi.

Garaventa Lift Louisiana

Garaventa Lift Louisiana is one of the newer retail branch offices in the Garaventa Lift network, offering assistance with the various stages of a project from site evaluation and product selection to permitting and installation. Garaventa Lift Louisiana serves all areas of Louisiana and the Mississippi gulf coast.

Fairview-Riverside State Park

Trails at Fairview-Riverside State Park are 1/4-mile nature trail (ADA accessible).

Louisiana Speech and Hearing Association

Includes information on communication disorders.

Lighthouse Louisiana

Lighthouse Louisiana is a not for profit organization dedicated to serving the blind and visually impaired

community by providing quality products, services, and opportunities for independence.

Special Olympics Louisiana

Special Olympics is a global movement of people creating a new world of inclusion and community, where every single person is accepted and welcomed, regardless of ability or disability.

AARP

Dedicated to enhancing quality of life for all as we age. We lead positive social change and deliver value to members through information, advocacy and service.

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The Advocacy Center

Serving people with disabilities and senior citizens. The Protection and Advocacy System for Louisiana.

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The Disability Resources Monthly (DRM) Guide to Disability Related Resources on the Internet

The DRM's Louisiana resource page includes links to education, rehabilitation, and various disability related sites.

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Shared Housing of New Orleans

Shared Housing of New Orleans is a preventative program that allows elderly and/or disabled individuals to remain in their homes.

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LATI Region 2

Region II Assistive Technology Center’s primary goal is to promote development of teacher and support staff use and implementation of assistive technology and Universal Design for Learning strategies to promote students with disabilities access to their individualized and/or the general education curriculum.

Resources for Independent Living

We provide disability services such as lift-equipped transportation and personal care assistant to our out of towners visiting the New Orleans and Baton Rouge areas.

iCanConnect
People with combined hearing and vision loss are able to apply to the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program and receive communications technology and expert one-on-one training.
LATAN Assistive Technology Financial Loan Program

Provides reduced-interest, fixed-rate, extended-term loans to purchase assistive technology.

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Medicaid Waiver Funding in Louisiana

Agency web page with the relevant waiver contact numbers and web links.

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Traumatic Head & Spinal Cord Trust Fund

This funding source provides $50,000 lifetime funding for wants and needs associated with head or spinal cord injury. 

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Louisiana Rehabilitation Services

State vocational rehabilitation agency. Provides funding and support to individuals seeking an education or assistance in obtaining employment.

Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities New Opportunities Waiver

NOW includes an array of services aimed at assisting people to live as independently as possible.

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Discrimination in Employment and the Employment Process

Louisiana Revised Statute 23:323 prohibits discrimination in employment, including the hiring and discharge process as well as union membership.

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