Our Services

Our services are available to anyone who has experienced or been impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, child abuse or human trafficking. All of our services are free and offered in English and Spanish | On-site childcare is available. If you are interested in getting support, call us today to schedule an intake at 504.592.4005.

Crisis Services | Advocacy + Case Management | Legal | Counseling | Healing Activities | Youth + Teens | Hope Clinic

 “Whenever my world is upside down, or I am challenged with obstacles I think of the people at NOFJC who take people like me befriend them and make them feel whole.”

-Survivor

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Crisis Services

Our emergency services allow survivors to get immediate support and connect with resources to increase their safety during a crisis situation. You can always call our 24/7 Hotline at (504) 866.9554.

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Crescent House

Crescent House offers immediate safe housing for people fleeing domestic violence and abuse. All services are provided free of charge. The shelter is located in a completely confidential location to provide the maximum amount of safety to victims who are in immediate danger or who are fearful of their abuser finding them.

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crisis SERVICES

  • Emergency Safe Housing

  • 24/7 Hotline

  • Medical Advocacy

  • Safety Planning

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Advocacy + Case Management

Our case managers and advocates help survivors understand their options, navigate systems, safety plan, understand their rights and get connected to services for support and healing.

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cASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES

  • Intake

  • Case Management

  • Advocacy

  • Emergency + Long Term Housing

  • Education + Employment

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“During my period of homelessness, I was given a great place of comfort, privacy and safety at the Crescent House. The staff really understood my fear, uncertainty and difficulty.

The constant support in the form of groups and once-a-week dinners have built a bond for life.” 

-Survivor

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Counseling

Our trauma-informed team of counselors provide free individual and group therapy for survivors at all stages of healing. Counselors provide a safe space for survivors to process trauma and work towards holistic mental and emotional health. Counseling services are offered in English and Spanish.

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counseling SERVICES

  • Individual Counseling

  • Group Counseling

  • Child + Adolescent Counseling

  • Healing Activites

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Healing Activities

When we encounter emotional stress or trauma, our bodies keep score. At our Center, our holistic approach to healing treats the whole person - mind, body + spirit.

We offer a weekly schedule of free healing activities for survivors including:

  • Art Group

  • Cardio + Strength Building

  • Dance + Belly Dance

  • LGBTQ Yoga

  • Massage

  • Mindful Motion

  • NADA Ear Acupuncture

  • Reiki

  • Singing Group

  • Trauma-informed Yoga

*childcare available

Check out the calendar for the full schedule!

Go to the Healing Activities Calendar >

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 “ The Family Justice Center and their partners gave me my life back. ”

-SURVIVOR

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Youth + Teen Programs

 
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Camp Hope america, louisiana

Camp HOPE America is the first camping and mentoring initiative in the United States to focus on children and teens exposed to domestic violence. At Camp HOPE, we have the opportunity to use fun-filled avenues to give campers a hope for a brighter future. While it is mostly fun and games (which we love!), we also use an evidence and values-based curriculum that teaches campers to believe in themselves, in others, and in their dreams.

Learn more about Camp Hope >

 

Prevention Education in Schools

We partner with local elementary, middle and high schools to provide the Safe Dates and Care-ageous Kids curriculum to students. These evidence-based, interactive curriculum help prevent sexual assault and dating violence through teaching about healthy relationships, communication, consent, bystander intervention and more. Interested in bringing this training to your classroom or school? Visit our training page.

TEEN + young adult Workshops

We provide a range of training and workshops with youth in schools and on college campuses on topics including sexual assault, dating violence, consent, healthy relationships, bystander intervention and more.

Playland

Playland provides children with a safe environment to play, while a parent or caregiver receives support services on-site at our office.

Child + Adolescent Counseling

We provide counseling for children age 6 and up who have been exposed to domestic violence, or have been victims of domestic and/or sexual abuse. We work closely in conjunction with families to help children process trauma and build healthy skills and resiliency.

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Hope Clinic: Forensic Exams + Primary Care

Our amazing team of medical professionals provide compassionate healthcare to the Greater New Orleans Community at our beautiful clinic. The Family Justice Center’s HOPE Clinic provides primary care, forensic exams and behavioral health services. We specialize in providing trauma-informed healthcare in ways that patients feel informed, comfortable and in control of the process. Our forensic and healthcare services are available from 9:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday. Call us at 504-503-0878 to schedule an appointment or for more info.

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HOPE CLINIC

  • Primary Care

  • Forensic Medical Exams for Sexual Assault + Domestic Violence

  • Behavioral Health