We protect people with disabilities and seniors who have been the victims of abuse, neglect, or exploitation.
The Advocacy Center's Empowerment Academy aims to help adult with disabilities find their voice, teach them strong advocacy skills, and create a cohesive disability community in the Greater New Orleans area. There is no fee to attend the Academy. Click this link to complete the online application or click here to download a copy of the application. Application deadline is May 23, 2016.
Academy students will be required to attend two in-person education sessions in the summer (dates not set yet), and one in-person review session at AC's New Orleans office. Additional education sessions may be attended in person or online.