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Developmental Disabilities Services Directory

The Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities provides supports and services through a variety of locations throughout the state to support the dignity, quality of life and security in the everyday lives of people with developmental disabilities and their families, acting as the Single Point of Entry.

To apply for services, please visit the Human Services District/Authority near you.

OCDD Central Office

Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilities
628 North 4th Street
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802

PO Box 3117, Bin #21
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3117

Phone: 1.225.342.0095
Toll-Free: 1.866.783.5553
Fax: 1.225.342.8823
E-Mail: ocddinfo@la.gov

Freedom of Choice Providers

Use the Freedom of Choice provider listing map to view a list of providers in each Human Service District/Authority region by type of service.

Human Services Districts/Authorities

To view a quick alphabetical listing of the Human Services Districts/Authorities, which includes addresses and phone numbers, click HERE or view detailed information by region below.

Region 1: Metropolitan Human Services District
Parishes Served: Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard
Waiver Office

Region 10: Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority
Parishes Served: Jefferson

Region 2: Capital Area Human Services District
Parishes Served: Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge, West Feliciana
Waiver Office

Region 3: South Central Human Services Authority
Parishes Served: Assumption, La Fourche, St. Charles, St. James, St. John, St. Mary, Terrebonne
Waiver Office

Region 4: Acadiana Area Human Services District
Parishes Served: Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette,  St. Landry, St. Martin, Vermillion
Waiver Office

Region 5: IMPERIAL CALCASIEU HUMAN SERVICEs DISTRICT
Parishes Served: Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis   
Waiver Office

Region 6: CENTRAL LOUISIANA HUMAN SERVICEs DISTRICT
Parishes Served: Avoyelles, Catahoula, Concordia, Grant, LaSalle, Rapides, Vernon, Winn
Waiver Office

Region 7: NORTHWEST Louisiana HUMAN SERVICEs District
Parishes Served: Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, De Soto, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, Webster
Waiver Office

Region 8: NORTHEAST DELTA HUMAN SERVICEs AUTHORITY
Parishes Served: Caldwell, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas, Union, West Carroll 
Waiver Office

Region 9: Florida Parishes Human Services Authority
Parishes Served: Livingston, St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Washington
Waiver Office

Resource Centers

OCDD operates four resource centers in the state, which provide leadership, enhance communication and collaboration, and increase the availability and capacity of support and services to people with developmental disabilities. Services provided include training opportunities, training curriculum development, provision of resource materials, resource guides, peer reviews, and program reviews. Detailed information for each resource center is listed below, however to view a quick listing of the OCDD resource center directory, click here.

Supports & Services Center

OCDD operates one supports & services center (formerly called developmental center), which provide residential services along with an array of community-based supports and services.