• Covid-19

    We're still here for you! For the safety of and concern for the families we support (many of whom are in this high risk category), the Families Helping Families of Acadiana office will not YET provide face-to-face support, but are here to help in so many other ways:

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  • Education & Training

    Workshops and trainings are coordinated and presented on topics relevant to the issues facing persons with disabilities and their families.

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  • Advocacy Group

    A statewide grassroots network of individuals and organizations designed to promotes appropriate education and supports individuals...

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  • Peer to Peer

    Our trained, knowledgeable staff are parents of children with disabilities or individuals with disabilities. They are here to provide you with the support you need.

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Programs

A system of resources has been developed to provide up-to-date, detailed information on disabilities.

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Resources

A list of important resources available.

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We are open for business but closed to visitors.

Monday, the Governor announced that Louisiana will move to Phase One under the White House COVID-19 guidance this Friday, May 15, allowing additional businesses to open under strict occupancy, protection and social distancing guidelines. This guidance also states that high risk individuals should continue to stay at home, except for essential activities, like getting food or medical care. For the safety of and concern for the families we support (many of whom are in this high risk category), the Families Helping Families of Acadiana office will not YET provide face-to-face support, but are here to help in so many other ways:

Phone: (337) 984-3458
Toll-free Phone: (855) 984-3458
Email:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FHFAcadiana Webinars, social media posts...

We miss seeing everyone in person. We look forward to hearing from you, in whichever other format you prefer, to help and support you and your family, until we can see each other again, face-to-face.

Our Mission

To assist and strengthen individuals with disabilities and their families through a coordinated network of resources, services and supports.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Virtual Events

Upcoming Virtual Events

Join FHFOA and other families for a Zoom Support Group Meeting. We're just wanting to check in on everyone, discuss happy moments and/or concerns, share information and support each other through this overwhelming time.

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The Family Tree

The Family Tree

The Family Tree operates a center designed to enhance the quality of life for individuals and families over the course of life through education, counseling...Visit the website

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Empowerment Program - Travel Stipends

Empowerment Program - Travel Stipends

Financial support to attend behavorial health workshops and conferences. Help provided to pay for: transportation, hotels, and meals.

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Fridays Families Spotlight Preview

Calendar of Events

10 Jun 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
No more Summer Slide - Free Webinar
20 Jun 2020
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Related Services - Free Webinar

Our Partners

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Current Newsletter

Families Helping Families- Newsletter January 2020