The mission of Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority is individuals and families in Jefferson Parish affected by Mental Illness, Addictive Disorders or Developmental Disabilities shall live full, independent and productive lives to the greatest extent possible for available resources, including the integration of primary care into clinical services.
"We promise courtesy, empathy, and respect in meeting the expectations of those we serve and each other."
After hours, nights, and weekends 504-832-5123
Positions Available at JPHSA
The following positions are available within the Authority:
Social Service Counselor 1 - JeffCare Division
The position is post as a job appointment. It is posted as a 1, but we can hire at the 1,2, or 3 levels. It is a benefits eligible Job Appointment that will close at 11:59 pm on 3/1/15.
Preferred qualifications: Experience in primary care and behavioral health.
Attorney 1 - Management Services Division
The position is post as a probationary appointment. It is posted as a 1, but JPHSA can hire at the 1,2, or 3 levels. The positing will close at 11:59 pm on 3/2/15.
To apply for either position, click on the link below:
Once connected, the search page will appear. Scroll down to the section labeled “Agency.” Next, scroll down the agency list. Select “DHH-Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority,” then select “Apply Search” at the bottom of the page. Any vacancies at JPHSA will appear along with the closing date for each posting.
Select the position of interest, click “Apply,” and follow the steps. Once the vacancy closes, the position will no longer be accessible. For questions regarding the vacancy, please contact Connie Dupard, Human Resources Director, Human Resources, at 504-838-5586.
2015 Jefferson Parish Community Resource Fair
The 2015 Jefferson Parish Community Resource Fair is scheduled for Saturday, March 28, 2015, 10 am to 2 pm at Clearview Mall in Metairie.
The year’s fair includes: Resources on Education; Employment; Early Intervention; Transition; Support Groups; Community Supports; Service Providers; Developmental Disabilities; Mental Health; Vocational Rehabilitation; Counseling; Recreation; and, Door Prizes.
The 2015 Community Resource Fair is sponsored by: Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority; Families Helping Families; Jefferson Parish Public School System; Louisiana Workforce Commission; and, Amerigroup RealSolutions.
Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority (JPHSA) implemented changes in sliding fees for the primary care and behavioral healthcare services provided in our JeffCare Health Centers.
To be considered for a continuation of reduced fees for services provided after July 1, 2014, a Discounted Fee Application (En Espanol) and all required documentation must be submitted. Required documentation includes:
Applications and required documentation may be mailed to the attention to the Office Manager or hand delivered to the front desk at the Health Center where services are received.
Beginning July 1, if your continued eligibility for sliding fees is determined, you will be informed of the percent of the charges you are responsible to pay at the time of services. If you are no longer eligible, you will be informed of the full fees you are responsible to pay.
For any questions or assistance with completing the application, call 349-8839 and leave a message. A staff member will return your call within 24 hours.