A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana. As part of this mission, Departments of Education distribute grants and federal funding, including education block grants, Title I grants, and IDEA grants. They also award School Improvement Grants, Teacher Incentive Funds, and Pell Grants, in addition to other student loans and grants. Students, teachers, and educators can learn more about Jefferson Davis Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Jackson Parish Department of Education Jennings LA 1230 North Main Street 70546 318-259-4456
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Jefferson Davis Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Jefferson Davis Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Elton Housing Authority Elton LA 415 Lafleur Street 70532 337-584-2541
Welsh Housing Authority Welsh LA 417 East Rowland Street 70591 337-734-2647
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Jefferson Davis Parish local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.
Jeff Davis Business Alliance Jennings LA 246 North Main Street 70546 337-824-0933
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Jefferson Davis Parish government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Jefferson Davis Parish government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Jennings Transportation Department Jennings LA 1607 Pub Works Road 70546 337-824-4835
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local Jefferson Davis Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Jefferson Davis Parish VA also provides cemetery grants and supportive services grants for veterans and their families. VA grants both go to agencies, organizations, and individual veterans. The VA provides more information about government grants on its website.
Louisiana Department Veterans Affairs Jennings LA 1610 Evangeline Highway 70546 337-824-2829
Louisiana Veterans Affair Department Jennings LA 304 North State Street 70546 337-824-7301
Louisiana Veterans Affair Department Jennings LA 814 South Lake Arthur Avenue 70546 337-824-7301
US Department Of Veteran Affairs Jennings Clinic Jennings LA 1907 Johnson Street 70546 337-824-1000
Veterans of Foreign Wars Welsh LA 202 West South Street 70591 337-734-5111