A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in St. Landry 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 St. Landry Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Southampton County Department of Education Opelousas LA 1013 Creswell Lane 70570 757-653-2692
Tavares Department of Education Sunset LA 201 Burleigh Lane 70584 985-475-7669
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in St. Landry 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. Landry Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund St. Landry Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Eunice Housing Authority Eunice LA 331 Mill Street 70535 337-457-7716
Opelousas Housing Authority Opelousas LA 906 East Laurent Street 70570 337-942-5693
St Landry Parish Housing Authority Washington LA 509 Carriere Street 70589 337-826-7207
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local St. Landry Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The St. Landry 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.
Eunice Veterans Service Office Eunice LA 200 Park Avenue 70535 337-457-5706
State of Louisiana Veterans Affairs Department Eunice LA 300 South 2nd Street 70535 800-660-6819
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana. The federal Department of Transportation offers several St. Landry 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. St. Landry Parish government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Lebeau Road Commission Lebeau LA U.s. 71 71345 337-585-6637
Opelousas Transportation Department Opelousas LA 277 Rainbow Drive 70570 337-948-0285
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in St. Landry 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 St. Landry Parish Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local St. Landry Parish offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Opelousas Social Security Office Opelousas LA 5097 Interstate 49 South Service Road 70570 337-942-1343
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to St. Landry 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.
Opelousas St Landry Chamber Opelousas LA 109 West Vine Street 70570 337-942-2683
Saint Landry Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Opelousas LA PO Box 1415 70571 337-948-8004