• General Information: Text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211 or visit http://ldh.la.gov/Coronavirus/ for the most current information about COVID-19.
  • Housing: 
    • Southeast Louisiana Legal Services provides free, civil legal aid for qualifying Louisiana residents. They can provide legal assistance for landlord-tenant issues.
      • Southeast Louisiana Legal Services:
        • Baton Rouge Office: (225) 448-0080
        • Covington Office: (985) 893-0076
        • Hammond Office: (985) 345-2130
        • Harvey Office: (504) 374-0977
        • Houma Office: (985) 851-5687
        • New Orleans Office: (504) 529-1000
        • St. Charles Parish Office: (985) 331-3034 
  • Phone & Internet Access:
    • Qualifying limited income households and households participating in the National School Lunch Program and Head Start can receive internet access from AT&T at $10 a month. New Access from AT&T customers receive two months of free service. Call 855-220-5211 for more information.
  • Unemployment:
    • If your workplace has temporarily closed or you have been told to take unpaid time off, you may be eligible for unemployment benefits through the Louisiana Workforce Commission. To file a claim, go to www.louisianaworks.net/hire or call 866-783-5567. 
  • Medicaid:
    • If you have lost your job or if you have reduced hours you may be eligible for Medicaid. You can apply online at MyMedicaid.la.gov. You can also apply by phone by calling 1-888-342-6207 or by mail by sending information to:

Louisiana Medicaid
P.O. Box 91283
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Our Community Partners:


Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children

1307 Oretha C. Haley Blvd. Suite 303

New Orleans, LA 70113

(504) 708-8376



Orleans Parish Prison Reform Coalition

1226 N. Broad St

New Orleans, LA 70119

(504) 264-2189



East Baton Rouge Parish Prison Reform Coalition



Operation Restoration

P.O. Box 56894

New Orleans, LA 70156-6894

(504) 684-9222



Voice of the Experienced

2022 St. Bernard Ave., Suite 307

New Orleans, LA 70117

​(504) 571-9599


[1] Louisiana Department of Health

[2] United Way of Southeast Louisiana