How do we help? Several ways.


For over 50 years, Lafourche Arc has been devoted to enhancing the quality of life, opportunities, and choices for all people with developmental disabilities. We are a dedicated organization working on local, state, and national levels to raise awareness of our mission. We provide our recipients and their families with opportunities for growth and independence to reach their fullest potential. Our goal is to foster an environment within the communities we serve where all people are accepted as individuals with their own capacities who can participate in community life. We support approximately 350 individuals with disabilities throughout a seven parish area providing services through our Community Supports, Vocational, and Residential Programs. Vocational and Residential Services provided in Central and Northern Lafourche Parish while our Community Supports and Services program areas include the parishes of Lafourche, Terrebonne, Assumption, St. Mary, St. James, St. John, and St. Charles.

Board of Directors


Lafourche Arc’s Board of Directors is committed to fulfilling our mission to secure for all people with disabilities the opportunity to develop, participate, and live life to their fullest potential. Our Board provides the guidance needed to ensure the organization can continue to flourish and provide the best possible service to all of our recipients.
 
Board Members Include:
Mr. Richard Bouterie, President
Dr. James Danos, Vice President
Dr. James Peltier, Secretary/Treasurer
Ms. Janice Ordoyne
Mr. George Stack

FAQs


Where is Lafourche Arc located?
Our main office is located at 100 West Main Street (Canal Boulevard) in Thibodaux.
Where are the retail business locations operated by Lafourche Arc?
The Treasure Box Thrift Store is located at 5811 Hwy 1 North in Lockport, LA 
Signs R Us is located at 1817 Ridgefield Avenue in Thibodaux, LA
How do I apply for services?
How can I donate a monetary gift?
Donations may be dropped off at our main office located at 100 West Main Street, Thibodaux, LA
Donations may also be mailed to P.O. Box 269 Thibodaux, LA 70302
Where does my donation go?
You can make a donation to Lafourche Arc and let us put the funds where we need them most or you can specify where you want your donation to go.
How can I work for Lafourche Arc?
We are always looking for caring, dependable, and enthusiastic people who are interested in joining our team. Commit to a rewarding and fulfilling job where you can make someone’s life better!
Applications accepted in person Monday through Friday from 8:00am – 3:00pm at our main office located at 100 West Main Street Thibodaux, LA .
Questions regarding potential employment can be directed to our Human Resources Department at (985) 447-6214, extension 117.
How can I get involved in any of Lafourche Arc’s activities?
We are committed to our cause and welcome support from volunteers, professionals, and businesses who would like to get involved or make a donation.
Please click here for some great ideas on how you and/or your organization can support Lafourche Arc.
What are the typical jobs that Lafourche Arc clients are able to fulfill?
Lafourche Arc actively pursues relationships with businesses and individuals in the community to provide a variety of contractual job opportunities for our clients.
We’re always looking for more business partners who are willing to hire our clients. Our clients do well with assembly type tasks, such as stuffing envelopes, rolling silverware, shredding papers, etc. We also have individuals who work stocking shelves, cleaning lobby areas, general office cleaning, etc.