Collect Your Social Security Benefits Early

Get a free disability benefits evaluation now by completing the form. The one page submission can entitle you to up to $2,861/month in Social Security Benefits.

If you clicked this advertisement, was this service useful?

+3 -2

Food Assistance In basile, LA

Select a city:

1 Food Assistance listing found in basile. Including 7 more within 30 miles.

First Baptist Church



Contact
3001 E Schambers
Basile, LA 70515
(337) 432-6810


Description
Provides food and groceries to a variety of sites that help persons needing extra support.

Hours
Thu 8am-12Noon (Food Pantry) Mon-Fri 8am-7pm (Toll Free Hotline Assistance)

Eligibility
Individuals and Families with low income within coverage area

Area Served
Evangeline County

Not Yet Validated

SID
12022

User Rating
0 0

Allen Action Agency Inc



Contact
505 7 Ave
Oberlin, LA 70655
(337) 639-4348


Description
Provides assistance to low income persons within Allen Parish. Head Start, Weatherization Program, Energy and Rent Assistance through United Way, LIHEAP, Food Bank, Child and Adult Care Food Program, Information and Referral, Tutorial Program, and a Needy Christmas Program.

*Disaster*

Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

Eligibility
Low income families.

Documents Required
Application process.

Area Served
Allen County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3777

User Rating
0 0

St Francis Center



Contact
625 8th St
Mamou, LA 70554
(337) 468-3559


Description
Keywords: Clothing Food Assistance Thrift Shop

St. Francis Center helps the needy with food and clothing and operates a thrift store.

Hours
TU & TH, 8A-12P

Eligibility
Mamou needy residents

Documents Required
Application is required for food along with proof of income and food stamp sheet (if any).
Through application; documentation needed are proof of income and expenses, food stamp sheet, Security Number

Area Served
Evangeline County

Not Yet Validated

SID
4147

User Rating
0 0

Assist Agency



Contact
311 La-102
Jennings, LA 70546
(337) 824-7800


Description
keywords: rental assistance utility assistance food pantry food assistance medication assistance defensive driving
Financial Assistance to Low income families to reduce the burden of home energy costs and weatherization. Social Service Agency for Jeff Davis Parish aiding low income families with food, medication, home energy costs and rent assistance. Conducts defensive driving classes. (DWI's referred from Court)

Hours
8:00am-4:30pm/Monday-Friday

Eligibility
Low income residents of Jeff Davis Parish

Documents Required
Call for information

Area Served
Jefferson Davis County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3786

User Rating
0 0

Emergency Loans Are Available

Sign up to Zippy Loan, a personal loan service that makes borrowing fast and simple. Emergency loans are available from $100.00 to $15,000 as quick as tomorrow.

If you clicked this advertisement, was this service useful?

+3 -2

Community Investors Inc.



Contact
137 N Main St
Church Point, LA 70525
(337) 580-4386


Description
Second Harvest Food Pantry and Angel Food Ministries' Food Distributor.
Hardship (Occasional) Food Assistance: will provide emergency food without application process if in immediate need and there is not a regular food pantry in the caller's area, however, must fill out application if assistance is needed a second time.

Hours
Food Pantry: 1st Wed of month; 5:30P-7P for application intake.
Angel Foods: leave message

Eligibility
Low income in cities noted, including Mire. Will also serve those where no food pantry is established.

Documents Required
Food Pantry: Must complete application process. Bring ID, proof of household income (if applicable), food stamp award letter (if applicable), current utility bill and social security cards of all household members.
Angel Food: Anyone is eligible. Call to place order or visit https://www.ssl.angelfoodministries.com; select local host site and follow online directions

Area Served
Acadia County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3857

User Rating
0 0

Crowley Job Center



Contact
11 N Parkerson Ave
Crowley, LA 70526
(337) 788-7550


Description
A private non-profit community action agency created by the federal government to combat poverty in designated geographic areas.
We offer the following services: Outreach and referral, homeless shelter, medicaid/LaChip applications, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Energy Voucher Assistance, Food For Families, Medicaid Applications, Pharmaceuticals Access Program, Energy Weatherization Program, Mortgage Assistance, Shelter Home, Housing Counseling, Apartment Construction/Rental, Single Family Home Construction and Revolving Loan For Small Business Development and Expansion, Food Vouchers, VITA, and IDA's.

Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm

Eligibility
All low-income residents of Acadia, Vermilion, Jefferson Davis Parishes

Documents Required
Walk-in, Telephone, Appointment, referral by Social Service Agency. Picture ID, Social Security Card, Proof of Residence required

Area Served
Acadia County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3785

User Rating
0 0

Acadia Council On Aging



Contact
824 E 1st St
Crowley, LA 70526
(337) 788-1400


Description
Acadia Council on Aging services include:
ENERGY ASSISTANCE: help with payment of utilities for people age 60 or older;
HOME DELIVERED MEALS: for the homebound age 60 or older (small donation is requested for this service);
MEAL SITE: center serves lunch for age 60 or older (small donation is requested for this service);
HOMEMAKER SERVICES: assistance with light housekeeping, errands, light meal preparation for age 60 or older (small donation is requested for this service);
FOOD FOR SENIORS: food distribution once a month of various can goods, juices, etc. for age 60 or older; groceries are to be picked up at sites in the town nearest client's home;
COMMODITIES: given every 3 months to those who qualify; offered to 60 years or older and also those who qualify (based on income); TRANSPORTATION: transportation to doctor, shopping and other services for age 60 or older (a donation is usually collected for this service);
SENIOR ACTIVITIES: bingo, pool, ceramics, movie and popcorn offered to age 60 or older; TELEPHONING: once a month for shut-ins age 60 or older, calls are made to the home for a friendly check to see if they are doing all right;
MEDICAL ASSISTANCE: in the form of applications for medical assistance (no age limit).
ADDITIONAL SERVICES: elderly housing in the Church Point area, respite care for Medicaid waiver participants, ombudsman program for nursing home residents, blood pressure monitoring throughout the parish. The Council on Aging is also an enrollment center for Medicaid, with an appointment.

Hours
M-F, 8A-4P

Eligibility
Anyone over 60, any age for Medicaid Enrollment, homebound for in-home services, under 60 can qualify for commodities

Documents Required
Call for appointment for interview and/or to make application and/or LA independent living assessment

Area Served
Acadia County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3774

User Rating
0 0

St Landry Parish Community Action



Contact
1065 La-749
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 948-3651


Description
Keywords: Rental Assistance, Utility Assistance, Transportation Assistance, weatherization home repair Senior employment pregnancy prevention teen medicaid enrollment food assistance home ownership counseling mortgage counseling foreclosure counseling
PROJECT CARE (utility assistance for the elderly age 60 and above) up to $50 toward payment of gas/electricity(only)..very limited resources available.One time assistance, no exceptions.
HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE: utility payments made payable to vendors on behalf of eligible participants. Participants are eligible to apply every 12 months upon available resources.
WEATHERIZATION: weatherizes the homes of low-income residents to reduce the high costs of cooling and heating purposes. Low-income elderly homeowners get first priority. Activities include weather-stripping, caulking, replacing rotten weatherboards, roof-repairing, ceiling insulation, replacement of worn doors.
TRANSPORTATION: portal-to-portal; public non-emergency medical and human services agencies access transportation is provided to low-income elderly and general public of the parish, Monday thru Friday. Transportation sites include doctors, dentists, mental health, education (Project Independence), University Medical Center (Lafayette, LA) dialysis center, grocery shopping (occasional) and vocational Rehabilitation service/training resources
SENIOR COMPANION PROGRAM: senior companions...involved in valuable service through the Senior Corps...are part of the Corporation for National Services' efforts to engage Americans of all ages and backgrounds in community-based service. Senior Companions provide person-to-person non-medical support to help another stay independent. Join their ranks if you are age 60 or over, meet income requirements and are willing to serve 20 hours per week. Senior Companions will receive a tax-free stipend, pre-service orientation and monthly training. You will also receive reimbursement assistance for transportation and meals while on duty, an annual physical exam, accident and liability insurance during your service.
TEEN PREGNANCY PREVENTION PROGRAM: provides comprehensive awareness and education to teenagers (ages 8-19) and their parents/families on problems associated with teen pregnancies.
PRESCRIPTION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM: Applications are completed to assist customers with prescriptions through pharmaceutical companies.
MEDICAID OF LOUISIANA CERTIFIED ENROLLMENT CENTER: applications for Medicaid taken for women, children, senior citizens and disabled. Call the office (337) 948-3651 to schedule an interview.
HUD COUNSELING: provides housing counseling services to families with homes financed by HUD Guaranteed loans in areas of default mortgage, Pre and Post home purchasing, home maintenance and budget.
FEMA: assistance with past due (gas, light, water or rent/mortgage). Payments made to vendors on behalf of eligible participants.
EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE: nutritious food items are provided to the disadvantaged of the parish in emergency cases.
NEEDY FAMILY FOOD DISTRIBUTION: provides nutritious food in the form of surplus commodities to needy families throughout St. Landry Parish on a first-come-first served basis.
EMERGENCY MEDICAL PROGRAM: provide assistance with prescriptions and doctors visits.
LEGAL SERVICE COUNSELING/REFERRAL SERVICES: civil counseling referral to applicants (i.e. human services, general welfare benefits, job counseling and referrals)
JOB CORPS: referral, follow-up counseling services.
INFORMATION and REFERRAL: referral and coordination with other Human Services Agencies within the parish. Follow-up and home visit services are also provided.

Hours
7:30am - 4:30pm Monday-Friday

Eligibility
Residents of St. Landry Parish meeting income guidelines

Documents Required
Call for information or walk-in.
Documentation required:
picture ID; proof of household income; SS cards for all household members; proof of homeownership; physicians' orders/prescriptions; home utility bills; fire department report of loss

Area Served
Saint Landry County

Not Yet Validated

SID
4155

User Rating
0 0

Collect Your Social Security Benefits Early

Get a free disability benefits evaluation now by completing the form. The one page submission can entitle you to up to $2,861/month in Social Security Benefits.

If you clicked this advertisement, was this service useful?

+3 -2