The following is a list of resources available to those who have been affected by COVID-19 and need assistance.
Louisiana 211 Network
Contact the Louisiana 211 Network with questions about coronavirus by dialing 211 or texting the keyword LACOVID to 898211
Louisiana Workforce Commission
Persons who have lost a job or have reduced hours may be eligible for Medicaid. They can apply by phone by calling 1-888-342-6207 or online at http://www.mymedicaid.la.gov
SNAP (Food Assistance)
Business owners impacted by COVID-19 can obtain information on assistance at http://www.sba.gov/disaster and https://www.opportunitylouisiana.com/covid-19-assistance.
Those who are affected by COVID-9 can contact the Federal Housing Agency (FHA) for more information on assistance by visiting www.fhfa.gov/coronavirus
Keeping Calm through COVID Hotline
Anyone feeling overwhelmed with stress, fear, or anxiety surrounding the public health emergency can contact 1-866-310-7977. Trained counselors are available 24/7. All calls are confidential.