Arcadia, LA
Child Care

Free diapers, clothing, formula plus free and reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 6 child care programs in the Arcadia, Louisiana area.

Care.com

1 Miles Away

Arcadia , LA 71001

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Services:
Care.com is a safe and trusted conduit that offers families and care providers in Arcadia , LA a chance to easily connect, share care giving experiences, and get advice. The company addresses the different care needs a family may go through the life cycle; be it child care, special needs care, tutoring, senior care, pet care, housekeeping and more. The service enables families to find and select the best care possible based on detailed profiles, background checks, and references for hundreds of thousands of mom and families.

Additional Services:
Low and reduced cost childcare in Arcadia , LA.

Area Served:
Arcadia , LA


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Life Choices of North Central Louisiana

18 Miles Away

211 West Texas Aveune
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-7377

Services:
Pregnancy test, counseling, and referrals. Follow-up visits to help ensure a healthy pregnancy. Parenting education groups allow parents to provide better care for their children.post abotion counsel groups and limited ultra sounds.

Hours:
Office hours: Monday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Need pregnancy test/counseling or parenting classes/baby items

Documents To Bring:
Standard information form and a need picture id.



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Grandma's Crib

43 Miles Away

3213 Galaxy Drive
Bossier City, LA 71112
(318) 742-4061

Services:
We have baby diapers, wipes, clothes which are given out to children from birth to 5 years old.

Hours:
On Call. By appointment only.

Eligibility:
Call the number listed for more information.

Documents To Bring:
Low-Income. Proof of need. Must have a referral letter from Centerpoint 211 I&R.



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Liberty Ministry Center

48 Miles Away

1600 North Martin Luther King Boulevard
El Dorado, AR 71731
(870) 862-8158

Services:
Christmas Baskets, Clothing, Diapers, Food Pantries, Formula/Baby Food, Household Goods, Personal/Grooming Needs, Shoes, Thanksgiving Baskets, Thrift Shops, Toy Donation Programs

Hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Eligibility:
Contact agency for requirements. Families or individuals with low income.

Area Served:
Serves Union County and parts of Columbia and Ouachita Counties.

Additional Services:
Delivers Food Baskets To Families Of Limited Income For Thanksgiving And Christmas.

Documents To Bring:
Drivers license or photo ID. Proof of income. Social Security card.



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Children's Choice Waiver Program

50 Miles Away

122 St. John Street, Suite 343
Monroe, LA 71201
(866) 783-5553

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Services:
Supplemental support to children with developmental disabilities who currently live at home with their families, or who will leave an institution to return home

1 Case Management - to assist families in life planning for the child including gaining access to needed waiver and State plan services, as well as needed medical, social, educational, and other services regardless of the funding source for the services to which access is gained Home visits are required.

2 Family Support - Provided directly to the child to enable a family to keep the child at home and that enhance family functioning.

3 Center-Based Respite - Provided on a short-term basis to children unable to care for themselves due to the absence or need for relief of the parents or to others who normally provide care and supervision.

4 Environmental Accessibility Adaptions - Physical adaptations to the home or vehicle necessary to ensure health, welfare, and safety of the child or which enable the child to function with greater independence in the home, and without additional supports, institutionalization would be required Excluded are additions of general use or those that add to the total square footage of the home Excluded are fire alarms, smoke detectors, and fire extinguishers.

5 Family Training - Training and education services for the families of recipients that is provided by professional organizations or practitioners appropriate to the needs of the child and approved by the Bureau of Community Support Services.

6 Diapers - For children ages 3 and older.

Hours:
8 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday

Eligibility:
Recipients must meet Intermediate Care Facility for Mentally Retarded level of care for medical and/or psychological criteria.

Age: Birth through age 18.

Disability: Must meet the federal definition for mental retardation/developmental disability.

Financial: Income up to 3 times SSI amount. Income of other family members is not considered. Needs allowance - 3 times the SSI amount. Resources - less than $2,000. Non-financial - meets all Medicaid non-financial requirements (i.e. citizenship, residence, SS#, etc.) Financial - Same resource, parental income counted, etc. as for ICF/MR.

Documents To Bring:
Appointment only.



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Louisiana Office of Public Health

50 Miles Away

1650 DeSiard Street
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 361-7201

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Services:
Provides specialized public health services (medical and social) and TB control to all Louisiana residents. Environmental services (food service permits, sewage system permits, etc) available from Sanitarian Services on Second Floor. Vital Records and Children's Special Health Services.

Hours:
8 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday

Eligibility:
Open to the public.

Documents To Bring:
Referrals only.



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