Benton, LA
Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources in and near Benton, LA here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 93 food pantries in the Benton, LA area.

Utility & Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 27 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Benton, LA area.

Homeless Shelters

Temporary free housing for people in need. There are 13 homeless shelters in the Benton, Louisiana area.


Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 37 programs in the Benton area that offer clothing and other necessities.

Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 6 child care programs in Benton, Louisiana.

Payday Loans

Payday Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress. There are 8 cash loan programs available to residents in the Benton, Louisiana area.

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Bossier City, LA: 14 miles away
Posted: August 16, 2018

Please help us with $500. My rent, lights and water is behind. Child Support has stopped and I just have no where else to turn to....

Bossier City, LA: 14 miles away
Posted: August 16, 2018

Was recently hospitalized after coming down with pnumonia and later it turned inyo the Swan flu. I was told that I was a miracle after waking up 3 months later from being in a come. At one time I had ...

Shreveport, LA: 17 miles away
Posted: August 16, 2018

Hi I'm a single mom of four small children and I need help with paying my rent and electric bill I got in to this situation by trying to keep up with my car payments to have transportation which I no ...

Shreveport, LA: 17 miles away
Posted: August 16, 2018

Hi! I am requesting assistance with my electricity and rent. I was laid off in January due to business sending the jobs out of the country. I am having a hard time finding a job and on Friday my car ...

Shreveport, LA: 17 miles away
Posted: August 16, 2018

I was in the baking industry for 14 years. I am a single mom of a senior getting ready for college. I haven't been able to work since June of 2015 receiving 50% pay until January when I could no lon...

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