/// Re-entry Resources

The guide has been compiled with the intention of increasing public access to services that are free or low-cost in the New Orleans area. Most listings are for services located in Orleans & Jefferson parishes, although select state and nationwide services have also been included. It has been produced as a public service by volunteer community members.

Developed in May 2012, NOLA FOR LIFE is Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s comprehensive murder reduction strategy to tackle the city’s historically-high murder rate. The re-entry resource guide contains listings for housing, employment, education, legal aid/advocacy, mental health, nutrition assistance, and substance abuse counseling. More information on NOLA FOR LIFE can be found at www.nolaforlife.org

Re-entry information from the Louisiana Department of Correction can be found at http://doc.louisiana.gov/reentry-programming

Career guide and employment resources from Fiscal Tiger can be found at https://www.fiscaltiger.com/job-help-for-felons/

 

Guide to business resources for formerly incarcerated people compiled by Zen Business: https://www.zenbusiness.com/info/business-resources-and-grants-for-former-inmates/

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