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Here are some resources to help you learn more about independent living.

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Government Departments 

Louisiana Rehabilitation Services (LRS): 

Louisiana Department of Health

Other Organizations

New Horizons Independent Living Center

New Horizons website 

Arc of Louisiana

Arc of LA website

ILRU (Independent Living Research Utilization) Program 

ILRU website

Links to Resources for Emergency Preparedness 

Also, see our out other resources:

Resource Directory - find support services near you

  • Go to Tools at the top of our website, or scroll down to find it under this Guide.

  • Put in your zip code and look under Adult Programs & Services.

Other Guides - learn more about things like Medicaid Waivers, health insurance or finding employment.

  • Click on Tools at the top of your screen, then choose Topics & Guides.