Address:1425 Walkertown WayMarrero, LA 70072Map & Directions
Services: The JEFFCAP Community Centers provide emergency assistance to families and individuals to include: providing transportation services to adults and children for visits to physicians, social service agencies and hospitals (children must be accompanied by an adult); providing commodities and USDA items to feed needy families under the Emergency Food Assistance Program; providing families with income tax assistance, utility payments, housing counseling, weatherizing of homes, and mortgage or rent payments to avert cut-off or eviction; providing family day care homes for those caring for no more than six children in their homes; making referrals for job training and placement for youth; providing homeless assistance to families moving from LaCHIP (Louisiana Children
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm
Eligibility: No information given. Call for details
Documents To Bring: No information given. Call for details
Address:301 Third Emanuel StBridge City, LA 70094Map & Directions
Services: Utility Assistance only, takes 60 days to process.
The JEFFCAP Community Centers provide emergency assistance to families and individuals to include: providing transportation services to adults and children for visits to physicians, social service agencies and hospitals (children must be accompanied by an adult); providing commodities and USDA items to feed needy families under the Emergency Food Assistance Program; providing families with income tax assistance, utility payments, housing counseling, weatherizing of homes, and mortgage or rent payments to avert cut-off or eviction; providing family day care homes for those caring for no more than six children in their homes; making referrals for job training and placement for youth; providing homeless assistance to families moving from LaCHIP (Louisiana children
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Eligibility: Residents of the area that meet income requirements
Address:1221 Elmwood Park Blvd # 402Harahan, LA 70123Map & Directions
Services: This JEFFCAP program provides families with utility payments and rent/mortgage payments to avert cut-off or evictions, thus enabling them to keep their residence. Locations include any one of our seven JEFFCAP Community Centers
Bridge City Community Center
301 Third Emanuel Street, Bridge City, LA 70094
Phone: 504-349-5464 - Diana Smith, Center Supervisor
Marrero Community Center
1425 Cross Street, (Temporary), Marrero, LA 70072
Phone: 504-349-5454 - Anthony Williams, Center Supervisor
Harvey Community Center
1501 Estalote Street, Harvey, LA 70058
Phone: 504-227-1221 - Sam Ridgley, Center Supervisor
Dorothy B. Watson Community Center
1300 Myrtle Street, Metairie, LA 70003
Phone: 504-736-6480 - Luisa Cazabon, Center Supervisor
Hazel Rhea Hurst Community Center
1121 S. Causeway Blvd., Jefferson, LA 70121
Phone: 504-838-4277 - Joyce Sullivan, Center Supervisor
Avondale Community Center
4008 U.S. Highway 90, Avondale, LA 70094
Phone: 504-349-5414 - Shedrick Figaro, Center Supervisor
Gretna Community Center
1700 Monroe Street, Gretna, LA 70056
Phone: 504-376-2130 - Dr. Clara Byes, Center Supervisor
Documents To Bring: Walk in at 9am to schedule an appointment
Address:2601 Tulane AveNew Orleans, LA 70119Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency rent/utility assitance to people with HIV/AIDS that are homelss or at risk for becoming homeless.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
Eligibility: HIV men or women that are homeless or at risk for being homeless
Documents To Bring: Must have proof of residence, income, and Rx
Address:1000 Howard AveNew Orleans, LA 70113Map & Directions
Services: Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans is a United Way Partner Agency that provides services in the eight civil parishes of the Archdiocese. The services of Catholic Charities are wide and varied and adress issues to serve those in need: response and recovery; housing; health care education; and economic development.
Catholic Charities currently has funding that may be able to help people who have received eviction notices or utility disconnect notices - 3 requirements for assistance:
1. Must be a resident of Orleans Parish
2. Must have a current eviction notice from Landlord/or disconnect notice from utility
3. Must be currently employed
If all these requiremenst are fulfilled call:
504-214-2998 N.O. East
504-581-4987 Downtown/Algiers (NO Emergency Funds)
Catholic Charities is an umbrella agency of health and community services programs located throughout the Archdiocese of New Orleans and beyond. Catholic Charities is a United Way Partner Agency
Eligibility: Requirements vary, call for details
Documents To Bring: Telephone for service
Address:1300 S Myrtle StMetairie, LA 70003Map & Directions
Address:737 Paul Maillard Rd Ste 2ALuling, LA 70070Map & Directions
Services: The Department of Community Services administers and supervises various programs and services that are designed to provide assistance to low income, elderly, handicapped and/or other disadvantaged residents of St. Charles Parish Programs and services include weatherization, commodity distribution, emergency assistance, and energy assistance.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm
Eligibility: Low-income, elderly, handicap, etc. Picture ID, Social Security Card, Proof of Residence required.
Requirements: Must meet income guidelines, food stamp recipients, receive SS, SSI, VA, or AFDC income.
Address:217 W 5th StLaplace, LA 70068Map & Directions
Services: Emergency services including food, rental assistance, utility bill assistance, and clothing.
Hours: Wed-Fri 10am-2pm
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Address:8026 W Main St #101Houma, LA 70360Map & Directions
Services: keywords: clerk of court city court parish government rental assistance utility assistance medication assistance home ownership loans home repair commodities adult education section 8 youth placement services leadership development leadership development dropout program marriage certificate passports arrest records court records deed records mortgage records lien records last will and testament records voting machines election results jury duty parish council members
Parish Government Administration; Provides general information, administration, courts, cultural resources and economic development, finance and fire department.
Administrative departments are:
Clerk of Courts: 7856 Main St., Houma, LA 70360
City Court: 7887 Main St., Houma, LA 70360
Recreation: 126 Boundary Rd., P. O. Box 2768, Houma, LA 70361, Sterling Washington, Director
Housing and Human Services: 809 Barrow St., Houma, LA 70360, Darrel Waire, Director (985) 873-6584, (985) 873-6798 (community development aimed at reducing poverty)
? Emergency Assistance: with rent, utilities and medications for low-income individuals (985)873-6817;
? First Time Home Buyers Program: assists first time buyers with home loans. Melanie VanBuren (985) 873-6528;
? Housing Rehabilitation: assists low-income families to bring their existing homes up to parish codes. Must meet low-income guidelines. Application necessary. Call Kelly Cunningham at (985) 873-6837;
? Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program: provides assistance to low-income, seniors and others who experience a financial situation every 6 months with utility bills. Must meet low-income guidelines. Application necessary. Call Reggie Billot at (985) 873-6817;
? Needy Family Food: distributes USDA commodities to seniors and low-income families Must meet low-income guidelines. Application necessary, Call Reggie Billot at (985) 873-6817;
? Project Learn: provides a literacy program for adults who want to improve reading and writing skills and improve language skills;
? Section 8 Rental Assistance Program: allows low-income families safe and sanitary rental housing. Housing must meet standards of federal government. Must meet low income guidelines. Application necessary. Call Myra Fanguy a (985) 873-6799;
? Youth Build Terrebonne: offers counseling, education leadership, construction training, job placement and follow-ups. Targets youths between the ages of 16-24 who have dropped out of high school. Call Michael LaGarde at (985) 873-6891.
Hours: 8:00am -4:30pm Monday - Friday
Eligibility: Residents of Terrebonne Parish
Documents To Bring: Call for information
Address:420 Magnolia StHouma, LA 70360Map & Directions
Services: Fresh Start assists clients, who are homeless and have an identified physical or mental disability, in acheiving and maintaining permanent housing by providing a wide range of services, including case management, life skills training, mental health treatment, and transportation.
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Eligibility: Fresh Start assists clients who are homeless and also have a documented physical or mental disability.
Documents To Bring: Call Casey Guidry @ (985) 879-3966 to arrange for an intake assessment.