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WIC Breastfeeding Program
Resource Types:
Breastfeeding

Cost:
Address:
3520 General Degaulle Ave.
Suite 4030
New Orleans, LA 70114
Website
Description:

Research has proven that there is no better food other than breast milk for a baby's first year of life.  The experience of breastfeeding provides joyful bonding, cost savings and health benefits for both mother and baby.

The gift of breastfeeding will provide a healthy start for your baby's life.  In support of the breastfeeding, the Louisiana WIC Program provides:

·         Breastfeeding help and support at WIC clinics

·         Prenatal breastfeeding education support

·         Individual breastfeeding education for participants

·         Group breastfeeding education for participants

·         Healthy WIC Food Packages

·         Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program

·         Breast pump support - Free hospital grade pumps and personal electric pumps

·         Certified Lactation Consultants

·         Partners for Healthy Baby Support Line 1-800-251-BABY


WIC Breastfeeding Program
Resource Types:
Breastfeeding

Cost:
Address:
2222 Simon Bolivar Ave
2nd Floor
New Orleans, LA 70113
Website
Description:

Research has proven that there is no better food other than breast milk for a baby's first year of life.  The experience of breastfeeding provides joyful bonding, cost savings and health benefits for both mother and baby.

The gift of breastfeeding will provide a healthy start for your baby's life.  In support of the breastfeeding, the Louisiana WIC Program provides:

  • Breastfeeding help and support at WIC clinics
  • Prenatal breastfeeding education support
  • Individual breastfeeding education for participants
  • Group breastfeeding education for participants
  • Healthy WIC Food Packages
  • Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program
  • Breast pump support - Free hospital grade pumps and personal electric pumps
  • Certified Lactation Consultants
  • Partners for Healthy Baby Support Line 1-800-251-BABY

WIC Breastfeeding Program
Resource Types:
Breastfeeding

Cost:
Address:
1616 Caffin Ave
2nd Floor
New Orleans, LA 70117
Website
Description:

Research has proven that there is no better food other than breast milk for a baby's first year of life.  The experience of breastfeeding provides joyful bonding, cost savings and health benefits for both mother and baby.

The gift of breastfeeding will provide a healthy start for your baby's life.  In support of the breastfeeding, the Louisiana WIC Program provides:

  • Breastfeeding help and support at WIC clinics
  • Prenatal breastfeeding education support
  • Individual breastfeeding education for participants
  • Group breastfeeding education for participants
  • Healthy WIC Food Packages
  • Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program
  • Breast pump support - Free hospital grade pumps and personal electric pumps
  • Certified Lactation Consultants
  • Partners for Healthy Baby Support Line 1-800-251-BABY

Smoking Cessation Clinic - Ochnser Center for Primary Care and Wellness
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1401 Jefferson Hwy.
New Orleans, LA 70121
Website
Description:
Ochsner's smoking cessation clinics offer services to our patients to help them kick their smoking habit for good! Ochsner is partnering with the Smoking Cessation Trust to offer free counseling and medications for anyone wanting to make a healthy lifestyle change.  To be eligible for the free program you must be a LA resident and have started smoking before 1988.
For more information:
Please call 504-842-7490 or 1-844-371-5806 to have one of Ochsner's coordinators assist you.

R. L. Cook Park
Resource Types:
Physical Fitness

Cost:
Address:
2800 Kavanaugh Road
North Cooktown Road
Ruston, LA 71270
Website
Description:

R. L. Cook Park consists of approximately 28 acres of wooded and open terrain, and is a popular location for walkers.

Paved Parking

All-weather walking trail:  Inner loop = 1/4 mile (4 loops = 1 mile)/Outer loop = 4/10 mile (2 1/2 loops = 1 mile)

Pavilion with restrooms (available for reservations)

Gazebo

Single-table shelter

One playground with shade structures

Exercise equipment along the trail

For more information:

(318) 255-5800


Smoking Cessation Clinic
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
2820 Napoleon Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115
Website
Description:
Ochsner's smoking cessation clinics offer services to our patients to help them kick their smoking habit for good! Ochsner is partnering with the Smoking Cessation Trust to offer free counseling and medications for anyone wanting to make a healthy lifestyle change.  To be eligible for the free program you must be a LA resident and have started smoking before 1988.
For more information:
Please call 504-842-7490 or 1-844-371-5806 to have one of Ochsner's coordinators assist you.

Smoking Cessation Clinic
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
3401 Behrman Pl
New Orleans, LA 70114
Website
Description:
Ochsner's smoking cessation clinics offer services to our patients to help them kick their smoking habit for good! Ochsner is partnering with the Smoking Cessation Trust to offer free counseling and medications for anyone wanting to make a healthy lifestyle change.  To be eligible for the free program you must be a LA resident and have started smoking before 1988.
For more information:
Please call 504-842-7490 or 1-844-371-5806 to have one of Ochsner's coordinators assist you.

Lincoln Parish Park
Resource Types:
Physical Fitness

Cost:
Address:
211 Parish Park Road
Ruston, LA 71270
Website
Description:

Rated as one of the best mountain bike trails in America, Lincoln Parish Park is a treasure for mountain bike lovers and noncyclist too.  The 10-mile trail offers a challenging and exciting course for not only the advanced riders, but beginners as well.

Park amenities include covered pavilions, picnic tables, and benches throughout the park.  A 1.25-mile walking path winds around the beautiful lake. Guests can fish from piers or from non-motorized boats.  Kayaks and canoes are welcome.

The park also offers a playground for children.  Legacy Park, located inside the park grounds, is a boundless park allowing children of all abilities a chance for fun and play.  The parks sandy beach and swimming area is open Memorial Day to Labor Day each year with a lifeguard on duty.

Campgrounds feature RV spots with full hookups including water, sewage, and electricity at each site ($25 per night) and primitive camping spots with access to electricity and campfires permitted ($17 per night).  Contact the park at (318) 251-5156 to make reservations.

Lincoln Parish Park allows leashed pets and offers free Wi-Fi.

 

For more information:

www.park.lincolnparish.org

Visit our Facebook page at https://goo.gl/1REhMA 


Smoking Cessation Clinic - St. Charles Parish Hospital
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1057 Paul Maillard Rd
Luling, LA 70070
Website
Description:

Ochsner's smoking cessation clinics offer services to our patients to help them kick their smoking habit for good! Ochsner is partnering with the Smoking Cessation Trust to offer free counseling and medications for anyone wanting to make a healthy lifestyle change.  To be eligible for the free program you must be a LA resident and have started smoking before 1988.

For more information:

Please call 504-842-7490 or 1-844-371-5806 to have one of Ochsner's coordinators assist you.


Smoking Cessation Clinic

Cost:
Address:
735 W 5th Street
LaPlace, LA 70068
Website
Description:

Ochsner's smoking cessation clinics offer services to their patients to help them kick their smoking habit for good!  Ochsner is partnering with the Smoking Cessation Trust to offer free counseling and medication for anyone wanting to make a healthy lifestyle change.  To be eligible for the free program you must be a LA resident and have started smoking before 1988.

For more information:

Please call 504-842-7490 of 1-844-371-5806 to have one of our coordinators assist you.


Smoking Cessation Clinic
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
502 Rue de Sante
LaPlace, LA 70068
Website
Description:

Ochsner's smoking cessation clinics offer services to their patients to help them kick their smoking habit for good!  Ochsner partnered with the Smoking Cessation Trust to offer free counseling and medication for anyone wanting to make a healthy lifestyle change. To be eligible for the free program you must be a LA resident and have started smoking before 1988.

For more information:

You can call 504-842-7490 or 1-844-371-5806 to have one of Ochsner's coordinators assist you.


Stop Smoking Help
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1701 Oak Park Boulevard
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Website
Description:

The Louisiana Tobacco Control Initiative provides FREE, evidence-based smoking cessation services at W.O. Moss Memorial Health Clinics.  Designated staff member, JoAnn Brooks, NCTTP, offers several quit smoking options for patients and employees, including:

  • Individual face-to-face behavioral counseling; sessions upon requet
  • Group behavioral counseling; classes held several times a month
  • Referral to the state's Quitline for FREE telephone or web-based counseling
  • Referral to the Louisiana Smoking Cessation Trust program for Free counseling and medication*
  • Assistance with obtaining a prescription for cessation medication from a person's primary care doctor to help them quit

Contact your TCI Cessation Specialist directly:
JoAnn Brooks, NCTTP
Office Location: Bldg. J, Rm 101, W.O. Moss Memorial Medical Center, 1000 Walters St.
Office Number: 337-480-8308
Email address: jbroo1@lsuhsc.edu

For more information:

*To qualify for the FREE Louisiana Smoking Cessation Trust program a person must have started smoking before September 1, 1988, and be a Louisiana resident.


Smoking Cessation - West Jefferson Medical Center
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1101 Medical Center Boulevard
Marrero, LA 70072
Website
Description:

In late 2011, after a lawsuit between the state or Louisiana and American tobacco companies, the Smoking Cesssation Trust of Louisiana was created, benefiting Louisiana residents who began their smoking habit before September 1, 1988.  If you are approved as a member of the the Trust, you can receive, for FREE, medications to help you quit smoking, individual/group counseling and/or intensive quit smoking support services.


Smoking Cessation
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1 Saint Mary Pl
Shreveport, LA 71101
Website
Description:

Christus Health offers a free tobacco cessation guide and workbook as tools to help you in reaching your tobacco-free goals.  The purpose of these tools is to assist you in quitting forever, without the urge to start again.  In just three weeks, after starting this program, you can be free from tobacco usage.  Their  tobacco cessation program is divided into five sessions, each of which spans the course of several days and is outlined in the guide and accompanied by supplemental materials. 


Tobacco Cessation Counseling
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
$0.00
Address:
Dr. Schoener Laprairie
257 RUE JONATHAN
SLIDELL, LA 70461
Website
Description:

Tobacco cessation counseling provided by appointment.


Smoking Cessation Services
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
Debby Durapau
52579 Hwy 51 South
Independence , LA 70443
Website
Description:

The Louisiana Tobacco Control Initiative (LA-TCI) provided FREE, evidence-based smoking cessation services at Lallie Kemp Medical Center.  Designated staff member Debby Durapau, MS, CTTS offers several quit smoking options for patients and employees, including:

  • Individual face-to-face behavioral counseling; sessions upon request
  • Group behavioral counseling; classes held several times a month
  • Referral to the state's Quitline for FREE telephone or web-based counseling
  • Referral to the Louisiana Smoking Cessation Trust program for FREE counseling and medication*
  • Assistance with obtaining a prescription for cessation medication from a person's primary care doctor to help them quit

You may contact your TCI Cessation Specialist directly for more information:

Debby Durapau, MS, CTTS
Office Location: Six-Plex building door 16
Office Number: 985-878-1362
Email address: ddurap@lsuhsc.edu

For more information:

*To qualify for the FREE Louisiana Smoking Cessation Trust program a person must attest to having begun smoking before September 1, 1988, and be a Louisiana resident.


Walk with a Doc
Resource Types:
Physical Fitness

Cost:
Address:
433 Plaza Street
Bogalusa, LA 70427
Website
Description:

Meets on the first Saturday of every month, this free event hosted by Our Lady of Angels gives participants an opportunity to hear health tips from their doctors.  Walk with the doctors at your own pace around the walking track!  


Prenatal & Breastfeeding Classes
Resource Types:
Breastfeeding

Cost:
Address:
433 Plaza Street
Bogalusa, LA 70427
Website
Description:

Our Lady of Angels offers a free prenatal and breastfeeding class that meets on the second Wednesday of each month.  Their experienced educators have the high credentials to teach childbirth and breastfeeding.  All of their classes are highly interactive to help expectant moms and family members practice newly learned skills.


Breastfeeding Support Group
Resource Types:
Breastfeeding

Cost:
$0.00
Address:
433 Plaza Street
Bogalusa, LA 70427
Website
Description:

Our Lady of Angels has a free breastfeeding support group that meets on the second Monday of every month.  The group provides parent to parent support and La Leche League leaders, trained and accredited volunteer leaders, help parents and expectant parents with all aspects of breastfeeding.  Support is available by phone, email and in-person at regular monthly meetings.

For more information:

No childcare provided, but babies and children are welcome.


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
6550 Main Street
Suite 1000
Zachary, LA 70791
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1901 Manhattan Boulevard
Building A, Suite 200
Harvey, LA 70058
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1320 Martin Luther King Drive
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
102 Twin Oaks Drive
Raceland, LA 70394
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1233 Wayne Gilmore Circle
Suite 450
Opelousas, LA 70570
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
500 North Lewis Street
Suite 100
New Iberia, LA 70563
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
107 Maryland Drive
Luling, LA 70070
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Know Your Numbers!
Resource Types:
Health Screenings

Cost:
Address:
3983 I-49 South Service Road
Opelousas, LA 70570
Website
Description:

Opelousas General Health System is offering Low-Cost Screenings from 7 to 10 am on the following dates in 2018 at OGHS South Campus, 3983 I-49 South Service Road in Opelousas: 

September 29  *  October 27  *  November 17  *  December  15

Choose any combination of the following tests: 

(Payment Options:  Cash or Credit Card)

*Glucose...$2.00   Blood sugar screening to monitor blood glucose levels and to assess your risk of developing diabetes.  *A 12-hour fast is recommended for more accurate results. 

*Lipid Profile...$8.00  Includes total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, and triglycerides.  Used to assess your risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD) as well as your risk of developing heart disease.  *A 12-hour fast is recommended for more accurate results.

TSH...$5.00   Screening for thyroid disorders and to monitor treatment of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism.  

Walk-ins welcome.  No appointment necessary.

For more information:

Phone:  (337) 948.5170


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
4809 Ambassador Caffery Parkway
Suite 480
Lafayette, LA 70508
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
2390 West Congress Street
Lafayette, LA 70506
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
2730 Ambassador Caffery Parkway
Lafayette, LA 70506
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
441 Heymann Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70503
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Commit to Quit
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1325 Wright Ave
Suite H
Crowley, LA 70526
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation- Cardiovascular Institute of the South
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1451 East Bridge Street
Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Smoking Cessation - Cardiovascular Institute of the South
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
8401 Picardy Ave
Baton Rouge, LA, LA 70809
Website
Description:

Cardiovascular Institute of the South offers a comprehensive approach to help you successfully quit using tobacco.  Their program combines physician evaluations, medications (prescription and Nicotine Replacement) and supportive counseling sessions (individual and group).  You may quality to receive these services FREE if you are resident of Louisiana.

For more information:

Contact Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist to sign up or learn more about the program at 1-877-288-0011 or committoquit@cardio.com


Free Smoking Cessation Program
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
5000 Hennessy Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Website
Description:

Our Lady of the Lake has partnered with the Smoking Cessation Trust to provide free support to Louisiana residents who began their habit before September 1, 1988.

The five-to seven week program offers free medications, group and one-on-one counseling and quitline coaching. Sessions are led by experts who know firsthand how hard quitting can be.  They'll work with you to create a personal plan based on your own obstacles, using the proven tools you need to conquer your cravings once and for all.

For more information:

Call (225) 757-2455 or fill out the quick form found on their website to sign up.


Smoking Cessation - Baton Rouge General
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
$25.00
Address:
8585 Picardy Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Website
Description:

Baton Rouge General can provide you with the tools and support you need to successfully kick the habit!  The five-week program is a combination of the American Cancer Society's FreshStart program and Baton Rouge General's FIT initiatives.  Group sessions address real life issues surrounding the lifestyle of a smoker, such as weight control, stress management, fighting the urge to smoke and staying smoke-free.

The session covers the following topics: 

  • Decide to quit
  • Planning to quit
  • Your quit day
  • Staying quit
  • Healthy tips to support you

For more information:

For more information Baton Rouge General's Smoke Cessation program, call (225) 387- QUIT (7848)


Tobacco Cessation Services
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
3311 Prescott Road
Suite 202
Alexandria, LA 71301
Website
Description:

Tobacco Treat Clinic

Louisiana Cardiovascular & Thoracic Institute is able to provide treatment plans, behavior modification exercises, nicotine replacement therapy and medication to aid in quitting smoking and chew tobacco with a certified tobacco treatment specialist.


Pop Up Yoga Class at Java Square
Resource Types:
Physical Fitness

Cost:
$6.00
Address:
Victoria
103 West Landry Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
Website
Description:

September 19     6pm to 7pm

September 26     6pm to 7pm

October 3            6pm to  7pm

October 10          6pm to 7pm

October 17          6pm to 7pm

October 24          6pm to 7pm

Tickets may be purchased online at squareup.com/store/java-square-cafe-llc

Bring a yoga mat, hand towel, water, and comfy clothes.

 


Sunrise Saturdays in Sunset Farmers' Market
Resource Types:
Healthy Eating and Food Resources

Cost:
Address:
832 Napoleon Avenue
St. Landry Parish
Sunset, LA 70584
Website
Description:

The grounds at Water Oak Farms

Every Saturday 8 am to 12noon

Find fresh local produce in Sunset, Louisiana.  

Free Admission

For more information:

 


Robin Farms (Farm Market and CSA Farm Program)
Resource Types:
Healthy Eating and Food Resources

Cost:
Address:
Jamie Robin
317 Houston Richard Road
St. Landry Parish
Church Point, LA 70525
Website
Description:

Current Farm Stand Hours:  Opens Mid-September 2018

Monday-Friday: 9 am to 6 pm

Saturday: 9 am to 2 pm

Sunday:  Closed

CSA half share $100 ($20 of produce per week for 5 weeks)

CSA full share $200 ($20 of produce per week for 10 weeks)

 


Tobacco Treatment Partners Smoking Cessation Services
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
3221 Military Hwy
Pineville, LA 71360
Website
Description:

Tobacco Treatment Partners has free counseling and medication available for tobacco cessation if you qualify (if you are a Louisiana resident and smoked at least one cigarette before September 1, 1988).

Call today to see if you qualify for smoking cessation treatment free of charge.  

For more information:

Call today for free individual, group, or video visits and medication: 318-623-5427 or email info@quitcoaches.com


CMAP Tobacco Cessation Counseling
Resource Types:
Tobacco Cessation

Cost:
Address:
1101 4th Street
Suite 101A
Alexandria, LA 71301
Website
Description:

Central Louisiana smokers are urged to apply to the Smoking Cessation Trust, once the smoker's information is submitted, the judge assigned to the Trust reviews the person's qualifications and, if it is determined they meet the requirements, are added as members of the Trust.  Central Louisiana residents will receive their counseling from CMAP's certified Tobacco Training Specialist, who will meet with the smoker individually to determine a plan of action.  After the initial assessment, the smoker attends six group-counseling sessions, where the specialist works with smokers on the various strategies and motivations to help them quit for good.

For more information:

Smoking Cessation Trust counseling is available free of charge to any Central Louisiana resident who began smoking cigarettes before September 1, 1988.  If you began smoking before September 1, 1988, you can apply one of two ways:

1. Online at www.smokingcessationtrust.org/CMAP
2. Call CMAP toll-free at 855-767-3027

If you are not eligible for the Trust services but at ready to quit, please call the state Quitline (1-800-QUIT-NOW) for free counseling.


Pearl River Honey Island Art & Farmer's Market
Resource Types:
Healthy Eating and Food Resources

Cost:
$0.00
Address:
64378 Louisiana 41
Pearl River, LA
Website
Description:

10 a.m.-2 pm, Saturdays at 64378 Louisiana 41 Pearl River, La.  Accept SNAP Benefits.

Contact (985) 807-4447


Wild Pop Up Group Bicycle Rides
Resource Types:
Physical Fitness

Cost:
$0.00
Address:
Taffy Morrison
Covington, LA
Website
Description:

Wild Pop Up Bicycle Rides will be riding through out the Northshore. Various days and times are available. These are leisurely paced rides, round trip 8 or 16 miles.

For more information:

Email randywild1@yahoo.com


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