New Way Center / First Baptist Church

The New Way Center Inc., operates a licensed Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Prevention Program at The First Baptist Church, 507 Swayze Street, Monroe, LA. The area served is a low rent area situated in the Booker T. Washington-Renwick Street area. The target Population is 2,000 young people between the ages of 10 and 18 who live in the area. The operating hours are from 2:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. daily, open on all school breaks. (May be closed on some state and federal holidays).

The New Way Center, Inc. is a community based drop-in referral center which offers counseling, educational services and a study program for young people 10-18 years old.

Young people in the center are provided with a wide range of activities which includes tutoring, computer skills, Study assistance Drug information, drug prevention, creative arts, educational games. They are also provided with direct and constant supervision.

Contact Information

Thomas J. Stevenson
(318) 322-8610
(318) 325-6409

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