How To Get Involved

Social Work Internships

The Office of Youth and Families is proud to partner with the Tulane School of Social WorkSouthern University of New Orleans School of Social Work  and LSU School of Social Work to offer MSW candidates a site for their field practicum. If you attend another MSW program, please do not hesitate to fill out our Interest form.


NORD Commission

For info anout free youth recreation programs and summer activities, visit NORDC at: or call 504-658-3052.


New Orleans Public Library

Find Your Nearest Library Branch at:



For information about Internships and career readiness, visit JOB1 at: 3400 Tulane Ave.  or  504-658-4500. You can also check them out here


OYF Newsletter

The Office of Youth and Families publishes a bi-monthly email newsletter with information on upcoming events and programs. Click here to sign up for the newsletter. 

Youth Master Plan

In partnership with the Children and Youth Planning Board (CYPB) and the New Orleans Youth Alliance, the Office of Youth and Families launched the Youth Master Plan. The Youth Master Plan brings together young people, parents, educators, community leaders and other key stakeholders to develop, implement, and monitor a ten-year, multisector plan for improving outcomes for our children and youth across Orleans Parish.

To get involved with the Youth Master Plan, visit

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