The Acadiana Outreach Center LA
The mission of the Acadiana Outreach Center is to assist poverty stricken neighbors by providing critical recovery services, access to safe housing, meaningful employment and addiction treatment through faith-based programs easily accessible to our clients. We serve the south Louisiana parishes of Lafayette, Acadia, Cameron, Iberia, Vermilion, Evangeline, St. Landry, St. Martin and St. Mary. We provide emergency shelters, job training and placement, food and clothing distribution, transitional housing, substance abuse recovery, transportation financial assistance, life skills training, holiday meals, and toy distribution. Over the course of a year, we provide direct services to more than 3,800 men, women, and children; deliver over 200,000 units of service; house more than 300 people in our shelters; and touch over 5,000 additional lives through community outreach efforts.