Neighborhoods

Neighborhood Resources


Lead Paint Informationimage

NOLA Unleaded provides information and advocacy regarding lead poisoning in New Orleans.

Blighted Property Searchimage

BlightStatus is an on-line system that allows citizens to see what the City is doing about blighted properties in New Orleans.

Eat Safe Louisianaimage

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-Opimage

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 Marketimage

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

Green Mapimage

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-Opimage

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 Libraryimage

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 tools@handsonneworleans.org. less

Bouligny Improvement Association

Contact:
Nell Carmichael, 504-512-8607
nellcarm@hotmail&#46com

Hollygrove Market and Farmimage

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 Tipsimage

Find tips on cutting food, gas, electricity, and other costs on NOLA&#46com&#46

St. Claude Sankofa Community Marketplaceimage

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&#46 The market is located in the parking lot of All Souls Episcopal Church, at the corner of St&#46 Claude and Caffin avenues in the Lower 9th Ward&#46 Visit the website for more information&#46

Lot Next Door Programimage

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 Marketsimage

This list compiled by GoGreenNola includes farmers markets around the Greater New Orleans area&#46

NOLA Food Map Projectimage

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

Stay Local!image

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 Networkimage

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 Clinicimage

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 Associationimage

Contact:
141 Robert E. Lee Blvd.
Box 121
New Orleans, LA 70124

Lake Vista Property Owners Associationimage

Lakeview Civic Improvement Associationimage

Contact:
P&#46O&#46 Box 24378
New Orleans, LA 70184
504-324-2270