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Hagar's House

New Orleans, LA | http://www.hagarshousenola.org
Joined in October 2008

About Us

Hagar’s House is a sanctuary for women and children in New Orleans that provides an open and empowering residential community, resource coordination and a safe space to transition into sustainable housing.

We are a program of First Grace United Methodist Church and of the non-profit First Grace Community Alliance. Our community and services are open to those in need without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sexual orientation, national origin, age or gender identity.

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Hagar’s House offers:

  • A beautiful, clean, safe place to rest and call home
  • An open and empowering space that welcomes women, children and those who identify as transgender
  • An intentional community that is actively engaged in undoing the root causes of poverty
  • Holistic programming focused on physical health, emotional/spiritual health and social justice
  • A Capacity Building partnership where residents meet weekly with staff to set their own long and short-term goals and to determine their own path for meeting those goals
  • A savings program in which working residents save 70% of their income, ideally $3,000 at the time of moving out
  • Healthy food and space to plant in a community garden

Hagar’s House is a sanctuary for women and children in New Orleans that provides an open and empowering residential community, resource coordination and a safe space to transition into sustainable housing.

We are a program of First Grace…

Issue Areas Include

  • Housing & Homelessness
  • Volunteering
  • Women
  • Women

Location

  • New Orleans, LA, United States

Current listings by Hagar's House

Volunteer +LocationDate Posted
Environmental Sustainability Coordinator VISTANew Orleans, LAJanuary 20, 2022
Development and Volunteer Coordinator VISTANew Orleans, LAJanuary 20, 2022

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