The Department of Grants serves as the Parish’s central administrative unit responsible for securing external resources through grants and contracts as well as accountability to those sources. The department also informs the Parish departments, offices and agencies of all relevant local, state and federal grant programs as well as provides guidance and support to the Parish while ensuring the government’s contractual and regulatory obligations.
Xổ số miền bắc thứ ba tuần trướcThe Department of Grants shall also be responsible for administration of the following programs:
For temporary assistance for housing or weatherizing your home, contact the Community Action Agency in Slidell at 646-2090, or in Covington 893-3923.
We recommend that you call the Louisiana Housing Finance Agency (LHFA) at (888) 454-2001, or visit their website at to learn about programs designed to assist first-time home buyers as well as a list of participating lenders. We also recommend that you contact the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) at (202) 708-1112, and inquire about their FHA loans.
Xổ số miền bắc thứ ba tuần trướcWe recommend that you contact the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for assistance and information. You can contact the SBDC at one of the following universities, or contact the Louisiana Small Business Development Center: Louisiana Small Business Development Center Telephone: (318) 342-5506 Website: ; Loyola University Small Business Development Center Telephone: (504) 864-7942; Southeastern Louisiana University Telephone: (985) 549-3831, University of New Orleans Telephone: (504) 539-9292
Grants are available for residential mitigation in relation to specific disaster and through an annual competitive grant opportunity provided by FEMA. Each opportunity has specific requirements - see Residential Mitigation page for more information.