Oak Park Plaza

Oak Park Plaza

947 N Bon Marche Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Shantell Spears

(225) 927-5533

Email (sspears@voagbr.org)


  • 1BR
  • 101 Units
  • SeniorsWe provide housing for seniors who want to live independent lifestyles where they can thrive and age in place.
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Handicap accessible
  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities


Oak Park Plaza offers safe, affordable, one-bedroom apartments for seniors 62 years of age or older who are low-income and able to live independently. Oak Park Plaza is located in the heart of Baton Rouge. A city bus stop is located on the same block, giving tenants access to grocery stores, doctors’ offices, hospitals, places of worship, and shopping. Small pets may be allowed with a security deposit. A Night Manager lives on site.


  • Well lit parking lot
  • 2 laundry rooms on site
  • Spacious patio/yard to enjoy
  • Beauty shop
  • Library
  • Computer room
  • Nurse call system in each apartment
  • Large garden box
  • Conference room
  • Chapel
  • On bus line
  • Service Coordinator
  • Surveillance cameras

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.