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Links to additional Louisiana state resources

Federal

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

2013

Severe Storms and Flooding
Declared February 22, 2013
This assistance to State and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster-damaged facilities in all jurisdictions in Louisiana that are eligible to apply for assistance under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.

Find Information about and check eligibility for all Louisiana state benefits programs at GovBenefits.

Visit HOPE NOW to find free mortgage counseling help, check if you qualify for a Home Affordable Loan Modification program, and more. 

Disaster Assistance loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to qualifying businesses.

Unemployment Insurance

Unemployment Insurance
Find out how to apply for unemployment benefits in Louisiana. 1-800-957-1605

Disaster Unemployment Assistance
If you are not eligible for Unemployment Insurance, you may qualify for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.

Disaster Unemployment Assistance
If you are not eligible for Unemployment Insurance, you may qualify for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.

Employment

Find a local American Job Center Get frequent updates on American Job Center closings;
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Louisiana Job Bank

Louisiana Job Fair Listings

Louisiana Workforce Commission

Community Resources

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Louisiana 2-1-1

American Public Transportation Association

Education

Louisiana Department of Education

Louisiana Board of Regents

Resources for People with Disabilities 

Disability Employment Initiative (DEI)
Louisiana participates in DEI aimed to improving education, training and employment opportunities and outcomes for youth and adults with disabilities who are unemployed, underemployed and/or receiving Social Security disability benefits.

Disability Determination Offices

Louisiana Department of Rehabilitation Services

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