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Transitional Housing

Easterseals Louisiana Transitional Housing provides a safe and comfortable enviroment for our clients in need to transition into an independent living situation. Intermediate support to people with mental illness and co-occurring disorders is provided in conjunction with Transitional Housing services. Services are no more than 24 months in length and are comprised of housing placement services in combination with case management to assist consumers in transitioning into more permanent housing. The goal of these services is to improve the participants' overall mental heath recovery by providing a safe and stable environment. Services include housing location services, money and household management, prevocational training, and medication monitoring. Transitional Housing services are available in Shreveport, Louisiana.  

Transitional Housing is available for: 

  • Adults 18-years-old and over experiencing mental illness who are homeless, being discharged from area hospital with no permanent residence, or history of residential instability
  • Must be attending a District of Authority Office to qualify


Mid-City is a housing option provided by Easter Seals Louisiana for adults with a serious mental illness and/or co-occurring substance use disorders. Mid-City provides 13 apartments and the supports necessary to ensure that our residents are able to successfully transition into permanent housing in their community. The goals of this program are to:

  • Identify individual strengths and needs related to housing and independent living needs
  • Link to support services away from the apartment units
  • Assist residents with locating and transitioning to permanent housing in the community

Donate Today!

Did you know that you can make a difference in the lives of our Mid-City and Transitional Housing Residents, today! At ESL, we are proud that we are able to provide housing to approximatly 45 residents year-round, but as you can imagine expenses to do so are high. We have created a GOODdler Wishlist, wich allows anyone to purchase items on that Wishlist and have them mailed directly to us! If you would like to make a difference in someone's life today and help Easterseals Take on Disability, click here!

Determined to establish herself, Cynthia came to Easter Seals Louisiana seeking a chance at a better life

Determined to establish herself, Cynthia came to Easterseals Louisiana seeking a chance at a better life.
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