A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Jefferson 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 Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Gretna Jefferson County Department of Education Gretna LA 910 Gretna Boulevard 70053 205-379-5350
Gretna Jefferson Parish Department of Education Gretna LA 701 Amelia Street 70053 504-888-0959
Harvey Department of Education Harvey LA 3190 Destrehan Avenue 70058 504-349-7600
Harvey LA Department of Education Harvey LA 501 Manhattan Boulevard 70058 504-348-4964
Harvey Louisiana Department of Education Harvey LA 3400 6th Street 70058 504-366-3582
James Blair Department of Education Terrytown LA Virginia Court 70056 757-603-6400
Jefferson Davis Department of Education Marrero LA 2300 Barataria Boulevard 70072 337-824-1834
Jefferson Davis Parish Department of Education Harvey LA 3191 Alex Kornman Boulevard 70058 337-824-1357
Jefferson Davis Parish District Department of Education Jean Lafitte LA 2529 Jean Lafitte Boulevard 70067 337-616-9384
Jefferson Parish Department of Education Elmwood LA 822 South Clearview Parkway 70123 504-455-4033
Jefferson Parish LA Department of Education Metairie LA 207 Mulberry Drive 70005 504-341-2051
Metairie Department of Education Metairie LA 4301 Grace King Place 70002 504-837-6023
Metairie LA Department of Education Metairie LA 1416 Metairie Road 70005 504-737-3918
Metairie Louisiana Department of Education Metairie LA 6201 Camphor Street 70003 504-365-8101
New Orleans Department of Education Jefferson LA 3528 Montford Street 70121 504-838-2249
New Orleans Louisiana Department of Education Jefferson LA 1108 Shrewsbury Road 70121 504-833-3711
Westwego Jefferson Parish Department of Education Westwego LA 801 Spartan Lane 70094 504-689-3264
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local Jefferson Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Jefferson 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.
Disabled American Veteran Center Gretna LA 210 Huey P Long Avenue 70053 504-905-7243
US Veterans Affairs Kenner LA 2200 Veterans Memorial Boulevard, 114 70062 504-464-4743
Veterans Affairs Department Marrero LA 5001 Westbank Expressway 70072 504-349-5937
Veterans of Foreign Wars Gretna LA 475 Monroe Street 70053 504-367-0431
Veterans of Foreign Wars Harahan LA 1133 Hickory Avenue 70123 504-737-3446
Veterans of Foreign Wars Marrero LA 5033 Belle Terre Road 70072 504-340-5451
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Jefferson 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 Parish government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Harvey Transportation Department Harvey LA 900 Peters Road 70058 504-361-6495
Jefferson Parish Transit Department Gretna LA 21 Westbank Expressway 70053 504-364-3450
Louisiana Department Of Transportation Kenner LA 3108 Williams Boulevard 70065 504-465-3468
Marrero Transportation Department Marrero LA 4600 River Road 70072 504-349-7720
Marrero Transportation Department Marrero LA 1648 Barataria Boulevard 70072 504-347-3168
Transportation Department Kenner Kenner LA 164 West 3rd Street 70062 504-465-3475
Westwego Transportation Department Westwego LA 1440 U.S. 90 Business 70094 504-437-3100
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Jefferson 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.
Jefferson Chamber of Commerce Metairie LA 3421 North Causeway Boulevard 70002 504-835-3880
Kenner Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Kenner LA 1801 Williams Boulevard 70062 504-461-0177
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Jefferson 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 Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Jefferson Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Kenner Housing Authority Kenner LA 1013 31st Street 70065 504-467-9166
Marrero Housing Authority Marrero LA 1718 Betty Boulevard 70072 504-347-4381
Westwego Housing Authority Westwego LA 712 Avenue A 70094 504-340-8585
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Jefferson Parish Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Jefferson Parish offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Kenner Social Security Office Kenner LA 1616 Joe Yenni Boulevard 70065
Terrytown Social Security Office Terrytown LA 115 Terry Parkway 70056