Lead Paint Information
NOLA Unleaded provides information and advocacy regarding lead poisoning in New Orleans.
Blighted Property Search
BlightStatus is an on-line system that allows citizens to see what the City is doing about blighted properties in New Orleans.
Eat Safe Louisiana
The Eat Safe website is maintained by the Dept of Health and Human Services. moreIt allows users to see reports on over 30,000 food service establishments throughout the state. less
NOLA Food Co-Op
The NOLA Food Co-Op is dedicated to opening a Food Co-Operative store in the Bywater. moreThey are tenatively slated to open this May. less
Sankofa Farmers Market
The Sankofa Farmers Market is a weekly farmers market located at 5500 St Claude Ave. morein the Lower 9th Ward neighborhood.Serving as a community anchor, its mission is to encourage healthier eating and support farmers and fishermen by providing locally grown fresh produce and seafood to residents of Greater New Orleans. less
The New Orleans Green Mapping Project, also the New Orleans Food Production Map is in the process of creating and expanding their map of green food production sources and other green providers of goods and services.
New Orleans Food Co-Op
The New Orleans Food Coop is a community group that runs a buying club for local and regional food. moreThey operate a grocery store out of 2372 St.Claude in the Faubourg Marigny. less
HandsOn New Orleans Tool Lending Library
The HandsOn New Orleans Tool Lending Library is a resource for all people and nonprofits in the Greater New Orleans area. moreFor a nominal membership fee, you can have over 4800 tools at your disposal.The warehouse is located at 1204 S. White Street
New Orleans, LA 70125 and is open Monday – Saturday, 10 am – 4pm (or by appointment).For more information call 504.304.4705 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. less
Bouligny Improvement Association
Nell Carmichael, 504-512-8607
Hollygrove Market and Farm
The Hollygrove Market and Farm is a non-profit retail store selling locally-grown and organic produce. moreThe market is located in the Carrollton-Hollygrove neighborhood at 8301 Olive Street, New Orleans, LA 70118.Currently run as a buyers’ club (free to join), the market provides boxes of healthy and affordable fruits and vegetables for $25, available for pickup each Saturday. less
Dollar Sense: Cost-cutting Tips
Find tips on cutting food, gas, electricity, and other costs on NOLA.com.
St. Claude Sankofa Community Marketplace
This monthly marketplace, open from 10am to 3pm on the second Saturday of each month, features a wide range of fresh produce vendors and live entertainment, and will provide a venue for distributing information about healthy living practices. The market is located in the parking lot of All Souls Episcopal Church, at the corner of St. Claude and Caffin avenues in the Lower 9th Ward. Visit the website for more information.
Lot Next Door Program
The Lot Next Door has stopped taking applications.
The Lot Next Door (LND) program, managed by the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority(NORA), allows residents to purchase a NORA-owned property (including Road Home properties sold to the state) immediately next door to their own. moreCall 504-658-4400 or visit the NORA website for more information. less
GoGreenNola: Farmers Markets
This list compiled by GoGreenNola includes farmers markets around the Greater New Orleans area.
NOLA Food Map Project
New Orleans Food and Farm Network (NOFFN) created the NOLA Food Map Project to show residents where to find food: from grocery stores and farmers’ markets, to restaurants and emergency kitchens. moreThe interactive maps, searchable by zip code, are regularly updated as new food resources open.Printable maps are also available. less
Greater New Orleans’ Independent Business Alliance. more They connect local businesses to customers, resources, and each other. One of their programs is Office Hours, which gives business owners free access to tactical help on a variety of issues from Marketing or Accounting to IT. less
Neighborhoods Partnership Network
NPN brings New Orleans neighborhood associations and organizations together to share information and resources. moreThe group meets most Wednesdays at the Musicians Union Hall at 2401 Esplanade Ave.Check out the web site to stay informed of events and information. less
St. Thomas Health Clinic
Saint Thomas Health Services (STHS), a full-service neighborhood medical center, is the only primary medical facility in the St. moreThomas Irish Channel Community of New Orleans, Louisiana.Located at 1020 St.Andrew Street, one block away from its original location within the St.Thomas Housing Development, the Clinic thrives within the cultural context of the African-American Community in which it is situated and under whose direction it proudly serves. less
Lakeshore Property Owners Association
141 Robert E. Lee Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70124
Lakeview Civic Improvement Association
P.O. Box 24378
New Orleans, LA 70184