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  • We have 24 hours on May 3, 2016 to change lives, and you can help!

    Posted on April 12, 2016

    GiveNola Day is a 24-hour, online giving event organized by the  Greater New Orleans Foundation . The goal is to inspire the community to come together for 24 hours starting at 12:00:01 a.m. to 11:59:59 p.m. on May 3, 2016. All event-related donations must be made online during the 24-hour period. We are asking our donors, supporters, and fr... read more »

  • VIA LINK wins 2nd Place in the Greater New Orleans Foundation Pitch IT! Innovation Challenge

    Posted on November 04, 2015

    VIA LINK pitched the idea of offering “Y Texting,” a way for Generation Y (our youth) to receive crisis counseling in a mode with which they are most comfortable – Texting.  Over the past few years calls from young people have decreased, as this generation does not usually talk on the phone.  They prefer to send and rec... read more »

  • VIA LINK’s HMIS Team is Recognized by First Lady and Mayor of New Orleans

    Posted on October 27, 2015

    First Lady Michelle Obama was in town recently to recognize the work done by various agencies in reducing Veteran’s Homelessness.  VIA LINK’s Homeless Management Information Systems team was recognized for their work in eliminating homelessness of veterans in the New Orleans area by December 31, 2015.  A strategic plan was al... read more »

  • VIA LINK Launches Teen Crisis Textline

    Posted on July 10, 2014

    After several months of fundraising, training and implementation of technology systems, VIA LINK launched their much anticipated Teen Crisis Textline in July 2015.  The Teen Crisis Textlline currently operates Monday through Friday from 2pm-10pm.

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