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If you are in need of public assistance, but are unsure where to begin? The  following service can help, and is only a phone call away:1241104 old_phone_2

Finding the assistance that you need can be difficult. Thanks to Louisiana’s 232-HELP/211 system, those in need are able to obtain information on various services. 2-1-1 provides information to individuals, families and government agencies. Listed below is a list of services in which information is provided:

  • Rent assistance
  • Food banks
  • Affordable housing
  • Health resources
  • Child care
  • After-school programs
  • Elderly care
  • Financial literacy
  • Job training programs

The hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-4:30 pm. They also have a 24 hour on-call service center. They are located at 1005 Jefferson Street in Lafayette Louisiana. In addition to information and referral, 232-HELP/211 also offers various in-house programs, as well as maintains a resource library with videos, brochures and many publications.

For more information about the programs and services offered through 232-HELP/2-1-1, call (337) 232-HELP (4357) or 2-1-1.

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