More than 200 people will age out of foster care in Louisiana this year with nowhere to go or family to support their transition.  Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana is here to help, providing independent living services for those in the state foster care system.  Call us today for service registration information.

Shana Segura, Workforce Readiness Manager

3400 Tulane Avenue, Suite 1000

New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone:  (504) 457-2270

Email Referrals to

For services in Orleans, Jefferson, Plaquemines, and St. Bernard parishes, click here (link to the Aging Out Flyer) or for more information, contact:

Melissa Young;

 Phone: (504) 889-5554


Rachel Perkins;

Phone:  (504) 457-2277


For services in Assumption, Lafourche, St. Charles, St. James, St. John and Terrebonne, contact:

Darlene McGuire, Independent Living Trainer,

Phone:  (504) 239-0611


Helping young adults without families

Training and support for after foster care