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Referring a Young Adult to BeREAL New Orleans

Do you know a youth in foster care who wants to BeREAL? We are reaching out to youth on a path to age out of the foster care system who want to be Ready Educated Accomplished Leaders.

Who can refer a youth for BeREAL participation?

  • Any party affiliated with the youth who has contact with the DCFS caseworker.
  • Youth in foster care between the ages of 13 and 17.

Factors to consider when referring a young person to BeREAL New Orleans include:

  • Youth must be in foster care.
  • Youth must be living in the greater New Orleans area.
  • He/she must be between the ages of 13 and 17.
  • Youth must be in good academic standing in middle or high school.

What is the application process?

If the affiliated person/caseworker and the foster youth both agree that he/she would benefit from BeREAL New Orleans, please fill out the following forms and send them to the BeREAL staff:

  1. BeREAL New Orleans Youth Referral Form.
  2. BeREAL New Orleans Youth Application Form.
  3. Please also include the young person’s most recent grade report.

For more information on BeREAL New Orleans, please contact the program staff at:

BeREAL New Orleans
6305 Elysian Fields, Ste. 301B
New Orleans, LA 70122
504-931-3408 Phone
504-241-9868 Fax
[email protected]


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