The Deaconess Apartments

New Orleans, Louisiana

Restorations & Renovations projects


Blitch Knevel Architects


New Orleans, Louisiana

The Deaconess is a $3.1 million multifamily affordable housing initiative in New Orleans. The development is a renovation of the former Bethany Nursing Home, which had been left vacant since Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005. The complex consists of 40 1-bedroom units offering high quality affordable rental and supportive housing for disabled homeless and low-income individuals in the area.