A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in St. James 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 St. James Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund St. James Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Lutcher Parish Housing Authority Lutcher LA 2627 North King Avenue 70071 225-869-3278
St James Parish Housing Authority Convent LA 9282 Central Project Street 70723 225-562-4030
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in St. James Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local St. James Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The St. James 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.
Saint James Parish Department of Veterans Affairs Lutcher LA 2430 Louisiana Avenue 70071 225-869-3643
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in St. James Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to St. James 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.
Saint James Parish Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Convent LA 5800 Highway 44 70723 225-562-2280