Children and Families Action Network (CFAN) – A Division of Family and Youth
Short Description
Children & Families Action Network (CFAN) promotes mission-based advocacy to increase civic engagement, encourage community wide collaboration, and serve as a catalyst for system changes in public policy on behalf of children, families, and communities. CFAN is a resource to the children and family serving sector, community leaders, and local, state and congressional officials. CFAN provides leadership in advocacy education for organizations and individuals who work to improve quality of life in communities.
Phone
337-436-9533
Address
220 Louie Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Human Services Response Institute (HSRI) – A Division of Family and Youth
Short Description
Since its formation, HSRI has worked on behalf of children & families, as well as businesses & industries, affected by the changing environment. HSRI’s organized system enables it to proactively address emerging human needs and improve the area’s quality of life, identifying and responding to community challenges brought about by growth and change.
Phone
337-436-9533
Address
220 Louie Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
The Leadership Center for Youth – A Division of Family and Youth
Short Description
The Leadership Center for Youth provides guidance, leadership development, career exploration, and civic engagement opportunities to facilitate the youth’s success and involvement in the community. Committed to shaping today’s youth into strong leaders for tomorrow, The Leadership Center provides opportunities for positive youth development.
Phone
337-436-9533
Address
220 Louie Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Listing Title
Short Description
Classes will meet 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
This program offers: Free advanced level NCCER craft training in electrical, pipefitting and welding. Payment of a student stipend ($50.00 per day for an 8-hour day). Receipt of basic tools upon graduation. Job coaching to graduates' job seeking and keeping skills.
Phone
(337) 882-0204
Address
222 Walcott Road
Westlake, La 70669
Short Description
ESL/ Spanish classes; translation; interpreters; family advocacy; tax prep; after school tutoring; referrals to resources.
Phone
337-312-2906
Address
625 Dr Michael Debakey Drive
Lake Charles, La 70601
Short Description
Provides assistance in job search, resume help, job fairs and more.
Phone
337-721-4187
Address
2424 Third St
Lake Charles, La 70607
Short Description
United Way works with partners to deliver nearly 55 programs and multiple services that target community needs that center around the building blocks for a good life: a quality education, sufficient income, and sound mental and physical health.
Phone
337-433-1088
Address
815 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Listing Title
Phone
337-433-3003