Everyday. Mon-Sun 7pm- 10pm
Veterans housing Outreach provides safe drug free shared housing to veterans, homeless, seniors, disabled and PTSD (Post Tramatic Stress Disease).
The housing is located in Orleans, Jefferson and St. Charles Parishes. Veterans Housing is seeking sponsors for an Adopt A Disabled Homeless Veteran Program which includes a veteran's living expenses of $1000 per month (rent, deposit, lights, gas water, furnishing, bedding, personal items, washer and dryer, medical items and transportation and food, paper plates, cups, napkins etc.)
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Please donate essential everyday items and pet supplies, to the New Orleans Essentials Drive! The purpose of this donation drive is not to collect food or clothing, but to provide local shelters with essential everyday items, which may be hard to acquire for many homeless people, as well as supplies that will help the shelters do what they need to do. All donations will go to The New Orleans Mission, New Orleans Women's Shelter, and Animal Rescue New Orleans.
The following items are needed:
Deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, anti-fungal cream, hairbrushes or combs, hair elastics, nail clippers, shampoo, soap, tampons/maxi pads, cleaning supplies, office paper, liquid laundry detergent, face towels, bath towels, set of dishes, bedside lamp, bottle water, flashlights, newspapers, paper towels, brooms and push brooms, dog biscuits, clay cat litter, hard plastic pet toys, disposable exam gloves, and more (see shelter websites).
May 30 & 31 and June 6 & 7, 1-5PM.
Spring is here, which means home building and remodeling season is upon us. The annual Parade of Homes, presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater New Orleans (HBAGNO), is the region’s best opportunity to tour new homes and see the latest in home construction and design. This free event takes place May 30 & 31 and June 6 & 7 from 1-5PM at newly built residences throughout the area.
In addition to seeing beautiful, new energy efficient homes featuring the latest design trends, including affordable home automation, open floor plans, and specialized storage, visitors can get expert advice from the area’s trusted builders.