Department of Children & Family Services / Calcasieu Economic Stability Regional Office

Address

2133 Oak Park Blvd
Lake Charles, LA 70601

(888) 524-3578

http://www.dcfs.la.gov/

Date of Official Change:

August 1, 2014

AKA:

Calcasieu Economic Stability Regional Office / Food Stamp Office

Description:

The Economic Stability section of DCFS assists families with needed assistance programs, including: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP - formerly Food Stamps)
Kinship Care Subsidy Program (KCSP)
Family Independence Temporary Assistance Program (FITAP)
Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Other Programs are:
Disability Determinations Services
Earned Income Tax Credit
Program Statistics
Report Fraud
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (STEP)

Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

Intake Process:

"Louisianians can now apply for complete a verification interview and receive benefits without stepping into a DCFS office. Using the online application can complete the process on their schedule and save time by not waiting in line at the DCFS office."
The online application is available at: www.dcfs.louisiana.gov/applyonline

To apply online, Louisiana citizens can visit the link: www.dcfs.louisiana.gov/applyonline
Create an account.
For Child Support: www.dcfs.louisiana.gov/childsupportapplication
SNAP(disaster food stamps program or DFSP): www.dcfs.louisiana.gov/dsnap

Program Fees:

None

Languages:

English. Any other language using the Language Line

Eligibility:

Different programs are administered with different eligibility requirements

Please check the web site at www.dcfs.louisiana.gov

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Related Resources

Date of Official Change:

August 1, 2014

Volunteer Opportunities:

Agency does not utilize volunteers

Address Listings

P.O. Box

P O Box 260031
Baton Rouge, LA 70826

Physical (Primary)

2133 Oak Park Blvd
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Contacts

Available Staff

Primary Contact

DCFS Assistance & Program Information

Call Toll Free Number

Phone Numbers

Main Phone

(888) 524-3578

Fax

(225) 663-3164

Legal Status:

State

Geography Served

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