Playworks Louisiana

Playworks Louisiana AmeriCorps members will provide a school-wide evidence-based program designed to utilize play to create supportive environments with reduced bullying, where all students feel safe, supported, and fully engaged in school in low-income schools in the Greater New Orleans area. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for positively impacting the entire school environment to reduce bullying, thereby creating a safe space for students to increase their overall academic engagement.

Focus Areas: 
Parishes Served: 
 Saint Bernard
Number of Members: 
9 Full Time Members and 4 Half Time Members
Program Contact: 

David Burks, Executive Director

Qasim Davis, Program Director

650 Poydras Street, Suite 2242
New Orleans, LA 70130

Phone: (504) 272-2596

Facebook: Playworks Louisiana

Twitter: @playworksNOLA