Address:4643 Winbourne AveBaton Rouge, LA 70805Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away )
Services: Client Choice Food Pantry: State of the art food pantry designed to encourage clients to make wise nutritional choices by inviting them into a grocery store like setting to shop for their supplemental food commodities.
*GBR FOOD BANK MEMBER AGENCY
Family Mentoring Program: Long term case management and volunteer mentoring program designed to help families become more self sufficient over a period of 6-18 months. Financial assistance is provided to those enrolled in the program. The participants must be willing to work on a individualized service plan developed to bring stability in the following areas: financial, housing, and family stability.
Community Education: On-site classes offered to the public - usually Thursday mornings. Classes offered: Financial Literacy, First-Time Home Buyers Class, Beginner Computer, Nutrition, etc. Please call for more information.
Neighboring Initiative: Opportunity for those in the community HOPE serves to volunteer and give back.
Community Referral Services: Local community resources and referral services provided for anyone who expresses a need for a service not provided by HOPE Ministries.
Hours: M-F, 8A-5P-Office hours
M,W,F, 9:30A-11A-Food pantry hours
Will serve the first 30 clients
Eligibility: Federal Poverty guidelines; 70805 for food pantry; East Baton Rouge Parish for all other programs.
Documents To Bring: Contact intake coordinator @ Hope Ministries
Address:401 Main StreetBaton Rouge, LA 70802Map & Directions
Services: Food Pantry
Hours: Tuesday, 12:30P-1:30P
Eligibility: Proof of need, will help those who are homeless. Will help residents living within: Part of 70802; Government Street (Cathedral side), River Road, North 15th Street, Choctaw (Cathedral side)
Documents To Bring: Individuals who live in the service area may show up at 11:30A for pickup at 12:30P.
Address:205 N 4th StBaton Rouge, LA 70801Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry located at Manship Ministry Center
Open to the public
Hours: 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month, 9A
Eligibility: Open to individuals in area served
Documents To Bring: Arrive at 8:30
Must have valid form of identification
Address:2305 Choctaw DrBaton Rouge, LA 70805Map & Directions
Services: The Church boundaries will be specified by the food pantry to the caller.
Hours: Thursday, 9A-11A
Eligibility: MUST live within church parish boundaries of 70805 and 70802 and have proof of residence; current utility bill (gas, water, electric)indicating name and address
Driver's license and food stamp budget sheet not accepted
Documents To Bring: Call first to see if eligible
Address:476 Sharp RdBaton Rouge, LA 70815Map & Directions
Services: Persons who reside within their area who meet the requirements and have no other food assistance may receive an
order of food every two weeks for a period of two months then after a waiting period of six months from the date of first service may apply again for services.
In some cases, those receiving other assistance may receive food every 3 months to supplement their present food supply.
An emergency food order may be extended to a client outside our service area when the circumstance warrants.
Hours: M-Th, 10A-3:30P
Eligibility: Those in need, see description above for more information.
Documents To Bring: Interview and identification required each visit. Call to schedule an appointment.
Picture ID and SS cards are required for all residents of household. Bring proof of
residence, proof of income for household, rent receipt, current lease agreement.
Address:3613 Government StBaton Rouge, LA 70806Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency food to individuals and families in need
GBR Food Pantry Member
Hours: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the Month, 9A-12P
Eligibility: Must meet income criteria and live within service area
Documents To Bring: Call for interview
Address:1358 South BlvdBaton Rouge, LA 70802Map & Directions
Services: Provides groceries and hot meals.
Hours: 1st & 3rd Saturday only, 8A-12P
Eligibility: Proof of I.D. required
Documents To Bring: N/A
Address:4025 W Brookstown DrBaton Rouge, LA 70805Map & Directions
Services: Social Services is a program designed to prevent homelessness, by providing help with rent, utilities, groceries, furniture vouchers, clothing, household goods, and prescriptions
Clothing and emergency furniture vouchers are distributed Monday through Thursday from 9A-11A to the first ten people applying. Groceries are provided on Friday from 9A-11A.
Hours: M-F, 8A-4P
Eligibility: Based upon need and income
Documents To Bring: Contact office for details
Address:722 N Carrollton AveBaton Rouge, LA 70806Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry & clothing center. Call during the week to apply for food distribution on Monday.
Additional services include: Adult literacy, educational tutoring and Leap test tutoring for all ages.
Substance abuse education, anger management classes, individual/group counseling, marriage and family therapy.
Hours: Food & Clothing is distributed on Monday, 11A-12P Office hours are M-W, 10A-6P
Eligibility: Low income individuals for food/clothing and all other services open to anyone.
Proof of address, photo I.D., and proof of income required
Documents To Bring: By appointment only
Call and come by to fill out paperwork
Address:4523 Plank RdBaton Rouge, LA 70805Map & Directions
Services: Low Income and Families in need food program
Project Care for the elderly
FEMA program when funds are available
Income tax assistance and Electronic Filing available
Headstart program for 3-4 yr olds, income based
Emergency rent payment assistance
Help with prescription medicines
Administers funds for LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program)
Contact nearest community Service Center
Hours: M-F, 8A-5P
Eligibility: Based upon income
Documents To Bring: Application process for many services