Angola, LA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 71 food pantries in the Angola area.

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Angola , LA 70712

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Services:
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Eligibility:
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Additional Services:
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Angola , LA



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WEST FELICIANA FOOD PANTRY

19 Miles Away

4591 Feliciana St
Saint Francisville, LA 70775
(225) 634-3473

Services:
Distributes food and donated clothing to families in West Feliciana Parish
Works in association with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank

Hours:
Food is distributed on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 12:30P-4P

Eligibility:
Open to those in West Feliciana Parish

Documents To Bring:
Show up



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-- Gerald G Jampolsky




QUAD AREA COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY/ WEST FELICIANA

19 Miles Away

11935 Ferdinand St
Saint Francisville, LA 70775
(225) 635-0063

Services:
Rent and mortgage assistance, weatherization, Food vouchers, tutoring, community based abstinence program, fatherhood initiative programs, drug and safe free programs, medicaid and lachip enrollment, prescription assistance, liheap (low income home energy assistance program)

Hours:
M-F, 8A-4P

Eligibility:
Low to moderate income

Documents To Bring:
Applications are taken on a first come, first serve basis.



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-- Richard Cecil




HAPPI LLANDIERS INC

19 Miles Away

10498 Hwy 965
Saint Francisville, LA 70775
(225) 635-2301

Services:
Provides after-school tutoring, summer day camp in June, back-to-school workshop and school supplies, teen pregnancy prevention program, uniform assistance for West Feliciana Parish students in June and July, commodities and food boxes prepared by the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank.
They also assist eligible low-income families with housing and rental assistance with the proper documentation.

Hours:
M-F, 10A-3P

Eligibility:
Based on need and food stamp office guidelines

Documents To Bring:
Call for more information.



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Melville Health Unit

21 Miles Away

226 Havard St. #A
Melville, LA 71353
(337) 623-4941

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Services:
keywords: WIC vouchers pregnancy testing family planning immunizations STD treatment kid med LaCHIP application tb screening health unit
St. Landry Parish Health Units operates four Health Units which provide the following services:
Child Health/WIC Services: provides regular nursing exams for well babies including measurements and systems review If income and nutritionally eligible, WIC vouchers are provided as a supplement to purchase some foods Nutrition education and counseling is done plus food demonstrations covering preparation and nutrients in foods Follow-up and some home visiting services are available Services are by appointment only and patients are seen on Monday all day and Thursdays morning only in Opelousas; on Tuesdays in Melville; on Wednesdays in Sunset; and on Thursdays in Eunice There is no charge for these services.
Full KidMed services are provided in Child Health Clinics.
Maternity Services: both medical and nursing services are available for the pregnant woman This includes pap smears, STD services and testing Frequent monitoring of fetal heart tones and uterine growth Referrals for problems are made to LSUMC WIC is provided with proper eligibility Services are by appointment only and available only in Opelousas on Tuesdays and in Melville on Tuesdays There is no charge for services.
STD Clinic: testing for sexually transmitted diseases and treatment. Counseling on prevention of STD and safe sex is given Medical doctors visits are available on Wednesday am weekly in Opelousas Treatment is available by trained nurse clinicians according to standing orders on a walk in basis daily in Opelousas and on Monday afternoon in Eunice There is a $5.00 administrative fee for services but no one will be turned away if they cannot pay.
Walk-in Immunizations: for both children and adults Flu and pneumonia vaccine in season $5.00 administrative fee but waived if unable to pay Overseas immunizations available at Lafayette Health Unit Blood pressure checks with MD order - no charge
Children's Special Health Services: admission to service in parish of residence but clinic visits to MD are at the Lafayette Health Unit Follow-ups are done in parish of residence There is no charge Must fit income requirements for program PKU's done on a infant as required by state law Follow-up thru state's Genetics Program is done.
TB Program: follow-up in parish of residence - reginal chest clinic is at Lafaytte Health Unit Diagnosed TB cases are given daily medication observed by Public Health staff MD available at Lafayette Health Unit for diagnosis and treatment but patient must contact parish of residence Health Unit first for referral. Contacts of cases are tested and medicated if necessary Some visiting is done when necessary Medication can be provided for pulmonary cases of TB from private MD's with orders and copies of records.

Hours:
8:00am-2:30pm/Tuesdays only

Eligibility:
Anyone needing services; eligibility for some programs is based on income

Documents To Bring:
Call for assistance; some clinics need appointments, others are walk-in



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POINTE COUPEE COMMUNITY ADVANCEMENT, INC.

21 Miles Away

337 Napoleon St
New Roads, LA 70760
(225) 638-6356

Services:
A low income home energy assistance program through the LIHEAP Program, Quarterly Commodity Food Distribution, Employment information, Council on Aging, and Medicaid Application

Hours:
M-F, 8A-4P

Eligibility:
Proof of need, eligibility may vary by program.

Documents To Bring:
Call for an appointment.



Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me.
-- Jesus Christ




IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH

30 Miles Away

12364 Hwy 416
Lakeland, LA 70752
(225) 627-5124

Services:
Food Pantry for residents of the area.
Pantry delivers most boxes to clients. The remainder set up appointments to pick up boxes.
Emergency Financial Aid through Hope Ministries(Parish members only).

Hours:
Hours will vary, call for more information.

Eligibility:
Anyone in need

Documents To Bring:
Fill out an application.



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-- Reggie Leach




Avoyelles Progress Action Committee (APAC, Inc.

30 Miles Away

641 Government ST
Marksville, LA 71351
(318) 253-6085

Services:
A non-profit Community Action Agency. Services provided include: Head Start, Energy Assistance, Commodities, Weatherization, LaHeap Energy Assistance, Community Food and Nutrition, Child and Adult Food, and Information and Referral.

Tax Preparation and EITC:
By appointment only Monday - Friday, 9a - 3p from January 24 - April 12

Hours:
M-F, 8A-4:30P; Tax Preparation: M-F, 9A -3P

Eligibility:
Anyone meeting federal poverty guidelines

Documents To Bring:
Call for information and to schedule tax assistance appointment; items needed for tax assistance: Photo ID; original SS card or ITIN; last year's tax return; all W-2s, 1099s, and other income forms; receipts for child care along with provider's name, address & tax ID number, receipts for any charitable donations, any other tax-related documents; a voided check for direct deposit



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-- Robert Collier




Angel Food Ministries - Concordia

30 Miles Away

5555 Hwy 129
Marksville, LA 71351
(318) 386-2895

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Services:
Take Food orders under Angel Food Ministries. This is a Ministry in Georgia. It is a food box worth $60.00 to $70.00 for $30.00.

Eligibility:
None

Documents To Bring:
Take order once a month. Also can place order on line.



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-- Vaclav Havel




St. Alphonsus Catholic Church/Hessmer

32 Miles Away

3659 Main St.
Hessmer, LA 71341
(318) 563-4550

Services:
Keywords: Food Assistance Food Pantry
A catholic church serving Avoyelles Parish. Services include: Food Bank based on income guidelines on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, Senior Food Box on the 4th Friday of the month. Also an Emergency Food Pantry.

Hours:
M, T & F 8A-3:30P; W, 8A-12P

Eligibility:
Anyone needing food and meeting the income, age and disability guidelines

Documents To Bring:
Call for information
Food Bank on 3rd Tuesday of the month
Senior Food Box on the 4th Friday of the Month



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-- William Jennings Bryan




RURAL PROGRAM COMMUNITY CENTER

34 Miles Away

5746 Rollins Rd
Zachary, LA 70791
(225) 654-6751

Services:
Aids individuals with food, energy assistance, and emergency services (rent, utility bills)
Income guidelines must be met

Hours:
M-F, 8A-5P

Eligibility:
Income guidelines must be met



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