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BIALA Resource Guide for Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

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Calcasieu Business & Career Solutions Center

Lake Charles
Louisiana
337 721-4010

The Louisiana Workforce Commissions vision is to make Louisiana the best place in the country to get a job or grow a business, and our goal is to be the country's best workforce agency

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital

Lake Charles
Louisiana
337-494-3000

Medical center/hospital

Calcasieu Women's Shelter

Lake Charles
Louisiana
337-436-4552

Oasis Safe Haven shelter for women.

Lake Charles Housing Authority

Lake Charles
Louisiana
337-439-4189

Section 8 and low-rent housing

Lake Charles Transportation

Lake Charles
Louisiana
337-491-1267

The City of Lake Charles Para-Transit Service offers a special mode of transportation to disabled people who meet federal eligibility guidelines. Call one day in advance.

Calcasieu Parish Housing Authority

Lake Charles
Louisiana
337-721-3500

Section 8, Low-Rent housing

Families Helping Families of Southwest Louisiana

Lake Charles
Louisiana
337-436-2570

"We work with individuals with any kind of special need (mental, physical, emotional, or educational). We offer a resource lending library, quarterly email newsletter, research on disability related topics, information and referral, education and training and peer support and advocacy skills training." Region V - serving parishes of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jeff Davis

Ainsleys Angels of America

Lake Charles
Louisiana

Ainsleys Angels of America is a non-profit organization that matches runners with people with disabilities who want to compete in races.

Center for Neurosurgical and Spinal Disorders

1614 Wolf Circle
Lake Charles
Louisiana
337-478-9653

The Center for Neurosurgical & Spinal Disorders is the premier treatment facility for spine surgery and brain surgery in Southwestern Louisiana!

Treats spine and brain disorders.

Dr. Wolf is a board-certified neurosurgeon specializing in minimally-invasive spine surgery.  He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

Lake Charles Memorial Health System

1701 Oak Park Blvd
Lake Charles
Louisiana
(337) 494-3150

Lake Charles, LA area

When: Fourth Tuesday of each month
Location: Shearman Conference Room - LCMH

Call for updated details

Imperial Health

501 Dr. Michael DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles
Louisiana
(337) 312-8730

Dr. Nirmala Tumarada diagnoses and manages all general neurologic conditions including migraine, stroke, epilepsy, Parkinsonism, tremor, spasticity, dystonia and multiple sclerosis, along with neuromuscular disorders.

A referral must be submitted by patient's primary doctor in order to see Dr Tumarada. The fax # to send referral is 337-312-8044.

Accepts Medicaid