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June 2023


Thursday the 1st

Superintendents Strategic Crime Plan Initiative - Midnight Basketball

6pm – 11pm

Location: Southern University Gymnasium

6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, LA 70126


Friday the 2nd

Families Helping Families Northeast Louisiana Supports and Services For Children and Youth with Special Healthcare Needs Virtual Resource Workshop


Location: Virtual

Location: Zoom Registration Link


Saturday the 3rd

Holistic Vibes 5th Annual Community Health and Wellness Expo


Location: Monroe Civic Center

401 Joyner Express Way, Monroe, LA


Wednesday the 7th

Q2 Enrollee Advisory Council Meeting

10am - 12pm

Location: Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital in Auditorium A & B

8300 Constantin Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA  70809

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device:

Click here to join the meeting

Or call in (audio only):

+1 860-785-4641  Phone Conference ID: 312 078 956#


Friday the 9th

Family Movie Night: Puss in Boots


Location: Huber Park

2401 4th Ave, Lake Charles, LA 70601


Community Vaccination and Health Fair

10am – 1pm

Location: J.C. Simmons Community Center

4008 U.S. Highway 90 Avondale, LA 70094



Community Fest – NOLA Black Pride

Noon – 5pm

Location: Lemann Park

628 N Claiborne Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana


Saturday the 10th

Theta Phi Sigma Christian Sorority, Inc. Health and Wellness Fair


Location: Powell Rec Center

1401 Powell Avenue Monroe, LA 71202


RISE Adult Field Day with Health and Resource Fair

10am – 3pm

Location: Airline High School

2801 Airline Drive, Bossier City, 71111


26th Coushatta Pow Wow


Location: Coushatta Casino Resort Pavilion

777 Coushatta Drive, Kinder , LA 70648


Wednesday the 14th

Mommy and Me Splash Like a duck Water Safety -Water safety class and demonstrations. Parents and children ages 5 and under

11am – 12pm

Location: YMCA

3455 Knight Street, Shreveport, LA


Friday the 16th

Juneteenth Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji


Location: Lake Charles Civic Center

900 Lakeshore Dr., Lake Charles, LA 70601



Saturday the 17th

Juneteenth Free Dental Day


Location: SWLA Center for Health Services

2000 Opelousas Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601


Juneteenth Parade


Location: Wossman High School

1600 Arizona Ave, Monroe, LA 71202


Donaldsonville Juneteenth Music Festival

11am – 7pm

Location: Louisiana Square

308 Railroad Ave, Donaldsonville, LA  70346


Celebration of Fatherhood BBQ Cook off

2pm – 6pm

Location: Independence Park Theatre

7800 Independence Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA  70806


Rho Omega and Friends Farmers Market and Health Fair


Location: Festival Plaza

101 Crockett Street Shreveport, LA 71101


Soul Food Festival Health Fair

9am – 12pm

Location: 600 Main Street Franklin, LA 70538


Monday June 19th

Juneteenth Freedom Celebration and Resource Fair


Location: 128 W 23rd Ave, Covington, Louisiana 70433


Thursday the 22nd

Aetna Better Health Community Baby Shower

11am - 1pm

Location: The Multipurpose Center

31676 LA-16, Amite, LA 70422


Saturday the 24th

BTF Summer Fest

11am - 4pm

Location: Believers Temple of Faith

4422 Ray Ave, New Orleans, LA  70126


Pride Acadiana

8am – 5pm

Location: Downtown Lafayette – Jefferson Lafayette, LA 70501


Tuesday the 27th

National HIV Testing Day


Location: START Community Health Center

2300 S Galvez St, New Orleans, LA  70125


Goodwill Career and Resource Fair


Location: 3400 Tulane Ave. Suite 1000 New Orleans, LA 70119


Thursday the 29th

Community Baby Shower


Location: Beauregard Health System Annex Bldg.

200 West 1st Street DeRidder, LA 70634


Friday the 30th

Pool Night at the Movies: Trolls


Location: Power Centre Pool

3210 Power Centre Parkway, Lake Charles, LA 70607


July 2023


Saturday the 1st

GoodR – Registration required 

11am - 4pm

Location: Joe Brown Park

5601 Read Blvd, New Orleans, LA  70127


Saturday the 22nd

Back to School – Lake Charles

10am – 1pm

Location:  SWLA Center for Health Services

2000 Opelousas Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601


Aetna Back to School Bash – Baton Rouge

11am – 1 pm

Location: Healing Place Church

4829 Winbourne Ave, Baton Rouge, LA  70805


Wednesday the 26th

Back to School – Oberlin

11am – 1pm

Location: 228 W 6th Ave, Oberlin, LA 70655


Friday the 28th

Pool Night at the Movies: Ice Age

5:30 pm

Location: Power Centre Pool

3210 Power Centre Parkway, Lake Charles, LA 70607


Saturday the 29th

Back to School – Lafayette

10 – 12pm

Location: SWLA Center for Health Services

500 Patterson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501


Monday the 31st

ABHLA Back to School - End of Summer Reading Program

2pm – 3:30pm

Location: Lafourche Parish Public Library

Raceland Branch 177 Recreation Dr, Raceland, LA  70394


August 2023


Friday the 4th

Family Movie Night: Sonic the Hedgehog 2


Location: MLK Center

2009 N. Simmons Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601


Wednesday the 16th

Q3 Enrollee Advisory Council Meeting

10am - 12pm

Location: Shreve Memorial Library Hamilton/ South Caddo Branch

2111 W. Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport, LA 71118 


Thursday the 31st

Community Baby Shower – Lake Charles

11am – 1pm

Location: MLK Center

2009 N Simmons St., Lake Charles, LA 70601


September 2023


Saturday the 23rd

New Orleans Cycle Nation

8am – 12pm

Location: TBD


October 2023


Saturday the 7th

Stroll & Roll

8am – 2pm

Location: The Grove

1211 Ruth St., Sulphur, LA


Thursday the 12th

Q4 Enrollee Advisory Council Meeting

10am - 12pm

Location: New Orleans


November 2023


Thursday the 23rd

2023 New Orleans Heart Walk

8am – 12pm

Location: TBD, New Orleans

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Summer 2022 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Spring 2022 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Winter 2021 newsletter — English (PDF)


Fall 2021 newsletter — English (PDF)


Winter 2020 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Fall 2020 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Summer 2020 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Spring 2020 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Winter 2019 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Fall 2019 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Summer 2019 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)


Spring 2019 newsletter — English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)

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