We are a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization serving people with intellectual disabilities and delays from birth through adulthood in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, Plaquemines and St. Tammany parishes.

Arc of Greater New Orleans is committed to securing for all people with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to develop, function and live to their fullest potential. 

Recent Announcements

  • Anything Goes Fundraiser Arc of Greater New Orleans hosts “Anything Goes”Sterling Hall in Chalmette outfitted in Broadway-themed decorations CHALMETTE, LA, January 2017 - After a two- year hiatus, Arc of Greater New ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2017, 11:44 AM by Emily Chaisson
  • InterACT NOLA InterACT NOLA is a theater company comprised of actors with and without disabilities whose mission is to change perceptions about people with intellectual disabilities through art and expression.  We have ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2017, 1:14 PM by Emily Chaisson
  • GiveNOLA Day May 3rd is THE day…the day to donate to a great cause, Arc of Greater New Orleans Vintage Garden Farm (VGF). VGF is a featured non-profit for ...
    Posted May 2, 2016, 9:44 AM by Arc Admin
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Bring your Mardi Gras Beads to one of these following locations:


  • Audubon Zoo & Aquarium
  • LSU Dental School 
  • House of Blues 
  • New Orleans Public Library branches
  • Whole Foods on Broad
  • Whole Foods on Veterans
  • Search Influence
    935 Gravier, Ste. 1300
  • Gulf Coast Bank branches
  • One Shell Square 701 Poydras St
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Permanent drop off locations:

  • Whole Foods on Magazine
  • Rouses on Airline
  • The Green Project:
    2831 Marais St,
    New Orleans, LA 70117
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Any of our Arc locations:

  • 925 S. Labarre Rd., Metairie
  • 333 Sala Ave., Westwego
  • 5700 Loyola Ave., New Orleans
  • 3406 Hessmer Ave., Metairie
  • 3700 Jean Laffitte Pkwy., Chalmette
  • 106 E. 25th Ave., Covington 

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The Arc of Greater New Orleans Combined Federal Campaign number is CFC#5309
Visit Combined Federal Campaign to learn more.

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