Need Assistance?

Here are some federal, state, and local mental heatlh resources available at this time:

Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority:

—for assistance—
(504) 838-5257 if you live on Eastbank
(504) 349- 8708if you live on the Westbank

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Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans:
Oil assisting fishermen and their families at the following locations:

  • St. Anthony Catholic Church: 9 AM - 2 PM
    (504) 689-4101
    2653 Jean Lafitte Boulevard in Lafitte
  • Mary Queen of Vietnam Community Development Corporation: 9 AM- 4 PM
    (504)255-9170
    4626 Alcee Fortier Blvd. in New Orleans East
  • St. Bernard Catholic Church: 9 AM-3 PM
    (504) 281-2267
    2805 Bayou Road in St. Bernard
  • St. Patrick Catholic Church: 9 AM-2 PM
    (504) 564-3284 
    28698 Highway 23 in Port Sulphur
  • St. Thomas Catholic Church: 9 AM-2 PM
    (985) 333-4465 
    17605 Highway 15 in Pointe A la Hache

Catholic Charities Care Line:
(866)-891-2210

For resources of food, crisis counseling, case management, employment assistance, and registration for food stamps and Medicaid:
http://webmail.aol.com/31888-111/aol-6/en-us/mail/PrintMessage.aspx

Assistance, and registration for food stamps and Medicaid:
Second Harvest Food Bank
of Greater New Orleans & Acadiana
1201 Sams Avenue New Orleans, LA 70123 
(504) 734-1322

United Way for the Greater New Orleans Area
2515 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70119 
(504) 822-5540

Louisiana Workforce Commission (225) 342-3111 
Louisiana Dept. of Social Services (225) 342-0286 
Louisiana Dept. of Health and Hospitals (225)342-9500