The Foster Grandparent Program provides opportunities for people age 55+ to volunteer to make a difference in the lives of children in elementary school, Head Start programs, day care centers and hospitals. Foster Grandparents offer emotional support; tutor children with low literacy skills and serve as role models for children.
KIDLINE (1-800-CHILDREN) is an anonymous, toll-free, statewide telephone service offering crisis intervention, support, parenting information and referrals to community resources within the state of Louisiana. Call, text or chat with a KIDLINE counselor for: confidential emotional support information on child development positive discipline tips
The Shepherd’s Market is a client-choice food pantry serving all families in need of food assistance who reside in south Baton Rouge zip codes 70808, 70809, 70810 and 70820. The pantry is open every Monday from 3:00-6:00pm and every Tuesday/Thursday from 8:00-11:00am. The Shepherd’s Market is completely 100% volunteer run.
IMPACT Ministry goes beyond the walls of a building and into the streets to minister to people. We feed, clothe, pray, and worship with people on the street corners and parks throughout our mission field. You can volunteer your time or donate to this ministry online.