Address:101 Bocage DrDonaldsonville, LA 70346Map & Directions
Services: ***SUMMER PROGRAM PROVIDES FANS TO THE ELDERLY WHO DO NOT HAVE A/C***
Provides directly and coordinates the full range of services available through State and Federal Agencies to the elderly of Ascension Parish
Home Delivered Meals
Prescription expense assistance
Utility bill payment assistance
Provides applications for Ship Medical Alert
Hours: M-F, 7:30A-4:00P
Eligibility: Residents 60 years and over.
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment.
Address:4807 LA-1Napoleonville, LA 70390Map & Directions
Services: Commodities Distribution Program assists in obtaining food for low-income individuals or families.
Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)- Assists individuals with direct payment of heating and cooling bills.
Assist senior citizens with food.
Section 8 Rental Housing allows low-income families to obtain safe and sanitary rentals following standards set forth by the Federal Government.
Hours: M-F, 8A-4P
Eligibility: Eligibility will vary by program.
Documents To Bring: Call to schedule an appointment.
Address:166 LA-1008Napoleonville, LA 70390Map & Directions
Services: Information & Assistance, Transportation, Homemaker Services, Recreation Services, Meals on Wheels, Congregate Meals, Emergency Response Systems, Case management, utility assistance, outreach, telephoning and material aid
Medicaid application center.
Eligibility: 60 years old and older, except for transportation which is open to anyone.
Documents To Bring: Initial assessment needs to be completed for some services.
Address:5153 Canatella StConvent, LA 70723Map & Directions
Services: Emergency assistance such as payment of medical or doctor bills or medication, utilities, rent/mortgage, food, clothing, or similar or other documented emergencies for seniors living in St. James Parish.
Call for information on food pantry.
A Capital Area United Way Agency.
Hours: M-Th, 7:30A-4:30P; Friday, 7:30A-3:30P
Eligibility: Elderly or low-income residents must have an income at or near the federal poverty level; Applicant must have a documented emergency that could not have been prevented or met with available resources and must have exhausted all other sources of assistance.
Documents To Bring: Clients complete application and provide documentation. Appointments available upon request.
Address:218 E Bayou Narcisse RdGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Financial assistance for rent and utilities
Hours: M-F, 9A-5P
Eligibility: Varies by circumstance
Documents To Bring: Walk-ins and appointment. Picture ID, social security card, proof of income and proof of bills.
Address:717 E Ascension StGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Liheap energy assistance, weatherization, food vouchers
Foster Grandparents Program
Teenage Pregnancy Prevention
Hours: M-F, 8A-4:30P
Eligibility: Income guidelines
Documents To Bring: Interview
Address:813 S Burnside AveGonzales, LA 70737Map & Directions
Services: Food Pantry, electricity assistance, prescription assistance, clothing, and transportation to doctor's visits.
*GBR FOOD BANK AGENCY MEMBER
Hours: M-F, 9A-12P & 1P-2P
Eligibility: Must provide valid picture ID, proof of income, proof of residence in East Ascension parish and social security cards for everyone in the home. In addition, must have proof of paid bills for last two months.
Documents To Bring: N/A
Address:58050 Meriam StPlaquemine, LA 70764Map & Directions
Services: Community services offered are utility, medical and food (commodities) assistance.
Address:58105 Court StPlaquemine, LA 70764Map & Directions
Services: Serves the elderly to enrich and enhance their quality of life through advocacy efforts, creative planning, coordination and provision of needed services. Services provided: Congregate meals, Home Delivered Meals, Recreation, Utility Assistance, Outreach Program, National Family Caregiver's Program, Nutrition Education, Transportation, Medication Management, Medical Alert, and general home repairs.
Hours: M-F, 8:00A-4:30P
Eligibility: Adults 60 years and older
Address:721 Canal BlvdThibodaux, LA 70301Map & Directions
Services: Help with clothing and food Also help with small bills, electric, gas and food stamps Will make referrals.
Keywords: Rental Payment Assistance Utility Assistance Food Assistance Clothing
Eligibility: Anyone is eligible
Documents To Bring: Call for information