Address:200 E Stoner AveShreveport, LA 71101Map & Directions
Services: The Salvation Army offers a variety of programs and services that assists people in our community. - - PROGRAMS: - Saints Alive--Mainly services seniors in the 71101 zip code but Greenwood, Jewella, Mooretown, Queensborough, Hollywood Heights, Stoner Hill, and Allendale are serviced too. Must be 55 and over to participate with planned activities, meals, nutrition education, exercise, and field trips. - Corps Community Center--where activities are held - Merkle Center of Hope--Homeless shelter for single women, women with children, single men, and veterans. Offers on-site case management, 2 meals/day plus snacks, laundry. - Boys and Girls Club--After-school and summer program for kids. - - SERVICES: - Disaster Services--Immediate aid, psychological support, and spiritual counseling. - Social Services--Food boxes, rent/mortgage assistance, and utility assistance. - Angel Tree--Christmas assistance, for those who qualify, to help provide gifts to their children during the holidays. Deadline has passed for 2017 assistance. - Thrift Store--Currently closed at this time for remodeling.
Address:520 Olive StShreveport, LA 71104Map & Directions
Services: Program designed to assess, determine and assist services for supportive services for Veterans Services included Case Management, Outreach, Housing Relocation, Stabilization Services and Financial Assistance.
Hours: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday and evenings by appointment.
Eligibility: Call the number listed.
Documents To Bring: Call the number listed.
Address:3500 Fairfield AveShreveport, LA 71104Map & Directions
Services: The St. Vincent DePaul Society is a Catholic organization with conferences affiliated with most Catholic Churches in Northwest Louisiana The SVDP provides assistance to persons in need including: Emergency financial assistance; advocating; household items; and food pantries Callers are assisted through calling the SVDP hot line.
Hours: M-F, 9A-11A & 1P-3P
Documents To Bring: Call 318-865-7807.
Address:3017 W 70th StShreveport, LA 71108Map & Directions
Services: Helping with water for Shreveport residents Only.
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday - Thursday and Friday offices are closed.
Eligibility: You must have a low-income. We assist Shreveport residents only with their water bill.
Documents To Bring: Call the number listed. Applications taken Monday - Thursday only.
Address:2020 Centenary BlvdShreveport, LA 71104Map & Directions
Services: Children's Hospital, New Orleans, Pediatric AIDS Program (PAP) sponsors the Maternal/Child AIDS Program (M-CAP) through use of title Part D Ryan White funds. Besides providing the necessary advocacy to HIV+ women, children, adolescents and families, the program provides health management, counseling, volunteer services and childcare. We initially offer services to all HIV+ pregnant mothers and continue services after delivery, whether or not HIV infects the newborn. M-CAP provides services to the nine Northwest LA parishes.
Our staff includes a resource developer and a care coordinator. Together they coordinate efforts with other medical and community organizations to improve existing and/or to establish new services to meet the continuing needs of HIV+ mothers and their families.
A Care Coordinator will help you in gaining access to a full range of needed services including medical, social, educational, housing, benefits, finances, legal and other support services. Monthly follow-up meetings are provided to ensure quality of care and services.
CLIENT SERVICES COORDINATOR
The Client Services program helps the HIV+ mother and her family meet basic needs of living such as:
*Personal Care Items
*Prescription drug & eye glass assistance
*Health Insurance Continuation
Hours: Office hours: 8:00am -5:00pm Monday -Friday, Intake on Wednesday
Eligibility: AIDS or HIV infected
Documents To Bring: Call number given.
Address:6675 LA-1Shreveport, LA 71107Map & Directions
Services: North Pointe United Methodist Church assists with utility bills but has very limited funds.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. Monday - Thursday ; 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Friday.
Eligibility: In need of assistance with utility bills.
Address:1500 Pierre AveShreveport, LA 71103Map & Directions
Services: The Galilee Baptist Church is flexible in the type of assistance they provide Besides providing a clothing and food pantry, they are able to provide other services if funds are available Always call ahead to check food and clothing supply.
E. Edward Jones
Alternate: James Carter
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Mondays - Thursdays
Documents To Bring: None.
Address:2346 Levy StShreveport, LA 71103Map & Directions
Services: Christian Service is a multi-service non-profit organization which attempts to meet the needs of the local population through shelters, meals and other social services.
For Clothing- Ask for Danny
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.
Eligibility: Low-income and needy of the area.
Documents To Bring: Call or come by office.
Address:1729 Ford StreetShreveport, LA 71101Map & Directions
Services: The Caddo Community Action Agency, Inc. (CCAA) was established in 1966 (CAP-CAB) under the Economic Opportunity Act of 1064 In 1972, CAP-CAB was changed to the Caddo Community Action, Inc. (CCAA) The agency's purpose is to provide social services to the poor, disadvantaged, elderly and handicapped persons of Caddo Parish As a non-profit organization geared toward aiding the poor, CCAA offers a multiplicity of services to thousands of indigents in Caddo Parish The activities, policies, and procedures of the agency are supervised by the Board of Directors which consists of 21 members.
There are four (4) Community Service Centers located in both rural and urban areas, which provide services for the underprivileged The Community Service Center system is located strategically in areas of the economically underprivileged Each center administers programs geared to the individual needs of the community it serves Through agency referrals, members of the community are informed of the various social and economic resources which are available to them Services offered include emergency relief, food bank, senior citizen activities, citizenship education classes, volunteer income tax assistance and recreational activities Through these and other center functions, the Community Service Centers assists persons in need which allows them to more firmly establish themselves as responsible citizens.
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.
Eligibility: If you are have a low income, are in need, and live in Caddo Parish.
Documents To Bring: Call or come into Community Center.
Address:4055 St Vincent AveShreveport, LA 71108Map & Directions
Services: The Caddo Community Action Agency, Inc. (CCAA) was established in 1966 (CAP-CAB) under the Economic Opportunity Act of 1064 In 1972, CAP-CAB was changed to the Caddo Community Action, Inc. (CCAA). The agency's purpose is to provide social services to the poor, disadvantaged, elderly and handicapped persons of Caddo Parish As a non-profit organization geared toward aiding the poor, CCAA offers a multiplicity of services to thousands of indigents in Caddo Parish The activities, policies, and procedures of the agency are supervised by the Board of Directors which consists of 21 members. Caddo Community Action also has disaster services. They are also assisting evacuees by reimbursing them for utilities, rental, and also hotel stays Burial assistance for families that cannot pay for funeral expenses Only $500.00 is paid, and there cannot be any insurance policies.
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.