Dr. Leo S. Butler Community Center

Mission Statement

The Dr. Leo S Butler Community Center, is centrally located for the persons of this community, serves the residents of South Baton Rouge in their social, civic, medical, cultural, recreational and spiritual pursuits.

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The center offers many workshops to adults, senior citizens and children in an effort to uplift and inform them of services that can enhance their lives in a positive way. The center serves as a utility payment site for Entergy, Baton Rouge Water Company and the service fee business department. Blood pressure screenings, computer literacy classes, commodity distribution, dance classes, energy assistance and after-school tutoring are other free services available. The center also serves as a host for the Senior Employment Program, City of Baton Rouge Court Services Program and the Louisiana State University and Southern University community services program.

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Flood damage?

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Residents are encouraged to complete a self-reporting damage survey to help our local and federal government identify and understand damage caused by the intense weather conditions experienced in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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