JeffCare Community Health Center

Family Medicine & Behavioral Health

Located in Metairie and Marrero

  • Pediatrics, primary care & mental health care for children and teens
  • Primary care & behavioral health care for adults
  • Friendly & professional staff committed to your wellness
  • Convenient locations 
  • Insured & uninsured welcome
  • Affordable services, including sliding fee discount scale
  • COVID-19 vaccines

We’d love to see you. Call 504-838-5257 to schedule an appointment. Some telehealth appointments are available.

 

Behavioral Health Community Services


Behavioral Health Community Services brings treatment and support where people live and work. All behavioral health therapies and supports are individualized.

  • Individual & family therapies
  • Evidence-based and best practices
  • Day & evening appointments
  • Substance use prevention & treatment

Call 504-846-6901 for assistance.

Looking for mental health services for children and teens? We can help.

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Developmental Disabilities Community Services


Developmental Disabilities Community Services supports and serves individuals with special needs and helps them to live full, healthy, independent, and productive lives. 

  • Knowledgeable service teams
  • Person-centered planning
  • Home & community-based support
  • Services for individuals & families

Call 504-838-5424 for assistance or email ddcsservices@jphsa.org.  

Looking for mental health services for children and teens? We can help.

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Mission


Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority (JPHSA) envisions a Jefferson Parish in which individuals and families affected by Mental Illness, Addictive Disorders, and/or Developmental Disabilities shall live full, healthy, independent and productive lives to the greatest extent possible for available resources.

Locations




East Jefferson Health Center
3616 S. I-10 Service Road W.
Suite 100
Metairie, LA  70001  504-838-5257
Hours: Monday – Friday | 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.



West Jefferson Health Center
5001 West Bank Expressway
Suite 100
Marrero, LA  70072   504-349-8833
Hours: Monday – Friday | 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

News


Want to Serve Your Community? Join the Board!

Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority is currently seeking new members of Board of Directors for the following positions:

  • Addictive Disorders, Professional
  • Addictive Disorders, Advocacy
  • Developmental Disabilities, Professional
  • Judicial Representative

Contact tingersoll@jphsa.org for more information.

PUBLIC NOTICE OF CLASS ACTION SUIT TO IMPROVE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR THOSE UNDER AGE 21 & ON MEDICAID

This litigation may affect your rights. Please read carefully this entire notice at this LINK about a class action lawsuit against the SECRETARY of the Louisiana Department of Health and the LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH. This class action suit, A.A. et al. v. Abraham et al., seeks to improve the mental health services that are available and provided to children and youth under age 21 who are on Medicaid. If you or a child in your care is a Medicaid recipient under age 21 who has been unable to get Medicaid home or community-based mental health or behavioral health services, please contact the Southern Poverty Law Center at:
https://www.splcenter.org/la_mental_health_lawsuit_contact_us or 1-800-358-2337.

Employment


JPHSA is committed to providing quality behavioral health, developmental disabilities, and primary care services and supports. Make a difference in the community and join our team today. Learn more about our current postings for employment.


Need Additional Resources in Jefferson Parish?


For more resources available in our community, check out JPHSA’s Jefferson Parish Resource Guide

This guide contains information on local/regional services, resources, and programs for these needs: abuse/violence/sexual assault/stalking survivor, crisis, dental, employment, formerly incarcerated, HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infections, homelessness, hunger and food insecurity, immigrant, intellectual/developmental disabilities, LGBTQI+, mental health, older adults/seniors, prescription assistance, primary care, problem gambling, rent and utility assistance, substance use prevention and treatment, transportation, women’s health, and youth.