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Ozanam Inn Emergency Shelter for Homeless Men

2239 Poydras St.
New Orleans, LA - 70119

Ozanam Inn is an emergency shelter for homeless men and also a transitional facility to help move individuals from homelessness to independent living.

Intake Procedure:

Men's overnight shelter registration is 7 a.m.-4 p.m.; after first night, ID will be required.

Humanitarian Services Provided to anyone in need:

Shelter (men only)
Vouchers for Women and Children to Stay at Near-by Shelters
Showers (men only)
Legal Counsel and Notary Public Assistance
Social Security Representation
State Identification Cards
Drivers Licenses and Birth Certificates
Mail Receipt and Distribution
Transportation Assistance
Eyeglass Distribution (Reading)

Counseling Services Provided:

  • Case Management
  • Life Skills Training
  • Anger Management
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Alcoholics Anonymous and
  • Narcotics Anonymous (12 Step Program)

Medical (through partnerships):

  • Health Care Screenings
  • TB Testing
  • Hepatitis C Testing
  • HIV/AIDS Testing
  • Healthcare Awareness/Education Classes
  • Dental Health Care
  • Eye Exam Referrals/Eyeglasses
  • Medicaid Enrollment


  • Prescription and Over the Counter Medicines

Employment Skills:

  • Employment Readiness Training
  • Resume Writing/Building Training
  • Job Search Assistance
  • Interview Skills
  • Computer Training

Optional Spiritual Services:

  • On Site Chapel
  • Spiritual Counseling Sessions offered by visiting Pastors, Deacons and Ministers

Housing Programs:

  • Permanent Supportive Housing w/Intense Case Management
  • Permanent Independent Housing
  • Rapid Re-Housing
  • Housing Search Assistance

For additional information, please contact the office.

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