How You Can Help

Donations: Metro is a 501(C)(3) qualified charitable organization, and you can deduct contributions or gifts you give. To make a tax deductible donation, that will aid survivors of all types of violence in securing shelter, counseling, and alternatives to violence, check out how your donation helps.

Please make checks payable to: Metropolitan Center for Women and Children, Inc., P.O. Box 10775, Jefferson, LA 70181.

Online donations are now available. Make a secure, online donation to Metro using the Just Give system.


$25- School supplies for one child who lives in the shelter

$40- One week milk supply for the shelter

$85- Food for one women or child per week

$50- Art and Play Therapy supplies for one month of daily children’s groups

$100- New slippers, undergarments, robes and pajamas for one woman and her two children who come into the shelter with no belongings of their own

$250- One month of cab fare and/or bus tokens for residents to get to safety (shelter) and to get to/from health care appointments

$500- One day of counseling services for our region (cost includes staff salaries and fringes, telephone, electricity, insurance)


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