Programs & Services

Goodwill provides training, job placement and career support services to help people with disabilities and other vocational disadvantages develop the skills needed to secure sustainable employment and change their lives through the power of work.

Services are primarily offered at Goodwill’s Workforce Development Center at 3400 Tulane Avenue, Suite 1000, in New Orleans, and are provided in partnership with a number of community partners. Goodwill’s Baton Rouge office offers employment services for referred clients with disabilities only.

Contact Goodwill’s Workforce Development Department today for more information at 456-3925.

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana Employment & Training Centers:

Baton Rouge
  • 647 Main Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 Phone: 225-308-0220
  • Job placement and training services to referred clients with disabilities only. Clients must be referred by Louisiana Rehabilitation Services.
New Orleans
  • 3400 Tulane Avenue, Suite 1000, New Orleans, LA 70119 Phone: 504-456-2622

"News & Events" Blog

Goodwill Industries® of Southeastern Louisiana Awarded $1.36 million Department of Labor Grant to Train Incarcerated Adults

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Goodwill Industries® of Southeastern Louisiana (Goodwill) has been awarded a $1.36 million federal grant to provide training, case management, mentoring and employment services to incarcerated adults transitioning back into the community. Goodwill will serve approximately 170 men and women who are in work release programs, recovery houses and residential release centers.
Read More

Visit us on Facebook

Goodwill Week

Goodwill Week will be held May 3-9.

For the last 51 years during the first full week of May, Goodwill agencies across the United States and Canada celebrate the power of work through local events and awareness efforts. This year, Goodwill Week is recognized May 3-9 and dedicated to raising awareness and educating the public about Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana’s (Goodwill) job training, career and other community-based services that help people find jobs, earn paychecks and strengthen their families and communities. Last year, Goodwill served 3,438 people and placed 279 individuals into competitive employment.
Read More

Visit us on Facebook
Goodwill Industries® of Southeastern Louisiana Receives Board of Regents Approval to Open Proprietary School

Thursday, April 9 2015

Goodwill Industries® of Southeastern Louisiana has received approval from Louisiana Board of Regents to establish the Goodwill Career & Technical College (GCTC), which specializes in helping vulnerable populations receive industry certifications and skills in high-demand local industries. Opening in August at 3400 Tulane Avenue in Mid City New Orleans, GCTC will offer affordable career training and industry based certifications in Broadband Technology (CTECH), START (Hospitality and Tourism), Microsoft Office Technology and Digital Literacy. “We believe that education is a pathway out of poverty and many in our community are missing the opportunity to obtain employable skills that will help them become economically independent,” said Bill Jessee, president of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana. “The Goodwill Career & Technical College addresses a community need for a comprehensive hands-on curriculum for individuals who otherwise may not successfully earn a technical education.”
Read More

Visit us on Facebook

Goodwill Provides Home Pick-up

Goodwill provides home pick-up with some restrictions. Call 504.234.6324 to schedule or for details.

Donor Satisfaction Survey

Donated at one of our donation locations recently?
Click here to take our short survey.