Together We Can (TWC) Conference
The premiere conference in Louisiana for professionals and volunteers who are working together to make a difference for abused and neglected children.
Children’s Law Advocacy Resources Online (CLARO)
The Children’s Law Advocacy Resources Online (CLARO) website will help to facilitate online legal resources by providing an effective means of communication between and among organizations.
gathering place of information, training and tools related to furthering the implementation of the Fostering Connections law. Specifically, we aim to connect implementers with the latest information and the best experts and advocates working on these issues.
Children's Cabinet Advisory Board
The Children's Cabinet Advisory Board (CCAB) was created under Louisiana R. S. 46:2605. The purpose of the Advisory Board is to provide information and recommendations from the perspective of advocacy groups, service providers, and parents. Read the 2013 CCAB Report.
We, as a state, need to invest in early childhood. This is the purpose of BrightStart, to create and implement a comprehensive early childhood system to provide young children (from birth through age five) and their families with the best opportunities for optimal physical, emotional, social and cognitive development.
La Parenting Education Network
LAPEN is an association for parent educators, composed of professionals from differing backgrounds and training who share a common interest in providing high quality and effective parenting education. A number of resources are linked which can be accessed here.
Families in Need of Services (FINS)
Learn more about the FINS program in Louisiana. A sort of pre-delinquency intervention, FINS provides interagency social work services to assist children and families, often signing contracts for school and family progress in lieu of court adjudication.
The leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. The Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants — a robust, accessible knowledge bank for the sector. It also operates research, education, and training programs designed to advance knowledge of philanthropy at every level.
Foundation for the Mid-South
The Foundation for the Mid South is a regional development foundation that brings people together, strengthens communities, and multiplies resources.
Grants.gov is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal government grants. Information here includes links to full announcements on all current grants available through all federal agencies
Louisiana Association for Nonprofit Organizations
The Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations is a statewide membership network of nonprofits, foundations & individuals dedicated to improving Louisiana’s nonprofit sector.
Midwest Regional Child Advocacy Centers
Midwest Regional CAC works in close partnership with the National Children’s Alliance (NCA) and the other Regional CACs to provide a comprehensive network offering innovative, training opportunities and technical assistance to local CACs in a12 state region and across the nation.