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Recent News


We Are Hiring! Employment Positions Available!

Kingsley House has several job openings and is looking for qualified candidates. Current Kingsley House openings include: Director of Strategic Giving, Accountants, Food Service Team Leader, Food Service Technician, Early Head Start Teachers and Teacher Aides.

Interested candidates can learn more and apply directly on the careers section of our website. No Phones calls please.

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Building Stronger Communities- Claudette’s Story

My name is Claudette and I am a resident at Columbia Parc at the Bayou District and a participant in Kingsley House’s Community and Supportive Services (CSS) program there. I have a college degree and a full-time job. I am a single mom to my 10 year old son Jonathan. You may wonder why someone…



Meet Chef Kingsley House

Kendell Trepagnier has been in a professional kitchen since he was fifteen years old.   “I need Air Jordans, mom,” he said. “I need them for the 4th of July! ‘Go get a job,’ my mom said.” “I didn’t realize at the time she was joking, so I walked around the French Quarter all day…



Are you a Kingsley House Alum? Find Us on Social Media!

CALLING ALL KINGSLEY HOUSE ALUMNI! Are you a proud alum of Kingsley House and its acclaimed programs? CONNECT WITH US! Click the link below to join our Private Facebook Group for KH Alums to stay current on all alumni news, including reunions, agency partnered community events, and other special events you are sure to enjoy.…


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Educare New Orleans Is Closing Achievement Gap by Beginning Early Education at Birth

Check out this great article on our Educare School and how investing in Early Education from birth, helps low income children reach their educational milestones. Kingsley House is the managing partner of Educare New Orleans in collaboration with the Bayou District Foundation. How Educare Is Closing New Orleans’ Achievement Gap by Beginning Early Education at…



A Message of Love to our Neighbors in Texas

  Dear Friends, Throughout this past week, we have watched heartbroken as another horrific natural disaster unfolded in Texas, so reminiscent of the tragic experience we lived through during Hurricane Katrina.  Our hearts go out to the millions who are suffering from the devastating and prolonged impact of Hurricane Harvey. Here in New Orleans and throughout…


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LANO Force for Good Awarded to Board President Bill Hammack

Congratulations to our Board President Bill Hammack on winning the Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations (LANO) 2017 Force for Good Leadership Award. The award honors civic leaders who have demonstrated the capacity to make decisions consistent with the mission and scope of a nonprofit organization. We are lucky to have him on our Kingsley House…


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Building a Promising Future for Children and Families Capital Campaign

Building a Promising Future for Children and Families is a $12,550,000 capital campaign to transform 4.32 acres of property into a modern campus that will complement Kingsley House’s century-old buildings just across the street. The new campus, known as the Patrick F. Taylor Campus, will allow Kingsley house to expand its high impact early childhood…



Katrina 10: Reflections from our CEO

Ten years ago, my wife Luanne, daughter Camille and I were packing our bags the day before Hurricane Katrina made landfall.  We were evacuating to a friend’s home in Lafayette.  We loaded up our car and headed out of town.  As we drove away, I wondered, will there be a lot of damage, to Kingsley…


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Congratulations Graduates

Graduation ceremonies took place at both our Head Start preschool and Educare New Orleans.  We would like to congratulate all the students and families.  We will miss all of you very much, but we know you are prepared to enter the next chapter as Kindergarten students. See video below for some highlights.



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Construction of the Patrick F. Taylor Campus Underway!

Kingsley House hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for its Patrick F. Taylor Campus in late spring and construction is underway!  The first wall went up last week.  The campus will allow us to expand our Early Childhood and Adult Services programming. It is scheduled to open Spring/Summer 2016.  Please check out links below to a video…


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Inspire a Family Today!

We know family is very important to you.  You work hard to make sure your family has all the tools it needs to succeed.   You also make sure that your parents and grandparents receive needed care and support as they get older. Many children and families do not have this same level of support.  Some…



Nell Nolan: Lunchtime Largesse

Midday merriment and munificence thanked the 25 Club and its dancing duos, all with a nod to friendship, and for funds, Kingsley House’s annual Friendship Luncheon and, elsewhere on a different date, “ACCESS Is On the Move.” The respective venues were the New Orleans Country Club, Kingsley House’s Historic Gymnasium (circa 1932) and the Audubon…


Kingsley House Featured on CST

Kingsley House was featured on CST’s Outside the Huddle for their partnership with the NFL for the Super Kids Super Sharing event held at Kingsley House on January 17th.
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