“At first, I thought being HIV positive was a death sentence. Now, I know it’s a blessing.”
— Stephen, an AcadianaCares client
Read Stephen’s story.

AcadianaCares is a client-centered organization — and each client comes to us with unique needs and circumstances. Our case managers work one-on-one with clients to connect them with resources and support to makes a positive difference in the lives of people affected by substance abuse, poverty, HIV/AIDS and homelessness.

CASE MANAGEMENT

Our professional case managers work confidentially with clients to help them achieve and maintain health, stability and self-sufficiency.

MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING

AcadianaCares provides onsite counseling, as well as referrals to community professionals.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Support groups bring together people facing similar issues. AcadianaCares offers multiple opportunities, including 12-Step programs, for people to come together to heal.

TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE

We help people access transportation to receive medical care and social services.

FOOD BANK

The Food Bank provides food and nutritional supplements to supplement food stamps and other nutrition assistance programs.  

MEDICATION ASSISTANCE

The medication assistance program gives clients access to non-HIV medications.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

The Direct Financial Assistance program provides short-term financial assistance for mortgage, rent, utilities and other critical needs to prevent homelessness.

 

We are unable to respond to emergency needs. If you have a medical emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately.


 

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