Assist Agency - Vermilion

Address

407 Charity Street
Abbeville, LA 70510

(337) 898-9554

assistagency.org

Date of Official Change:

December 3, 2011

Description:

Programs operated by this agency are:
HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agency;
EMERGENCY VOUCHER ASSISTANCE (funded by LDOL, FEMA & United Way) provides assistance on a one-time basis to clients who have suffered a loss due to circumstances beyond their control. MEDICAID / LaCHIP APPLICATIONS: helps potential eligible persons to complete the applications for access to health care.

PHARMACEUTICAL ACCESS PROGRAM: helps economically disadvantaged individuals defray the high cost of prescription drugs by submitting applications to pharmaceutical companies for access to free or reduced medications.

IDA (Individual Development Account): Through partnership with Southern University Center for Social Research offers low-income individuals/families the option to save earnings and acquire assets as a way out of poverty. IDAs are match savings accounts designed to assist working low-income individuals and families in the first time purchase of a home.

AFFORDABLE HOUSING: offers down payment assistance to first-time home buyers. Process is coordinated with housing counseling and mortgage assistance programs to help qualified buyers become first-time homeowners.

REVOLVING LOAN FOR SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND EXPANSION: helps local people in opening and expanding businesses with low-interest loans.

Food Vouchers
Food Vouchers are made available to low-income families (IF funding is available) so as to maintain a balanced diet and reduce the risk of malnutrition among low-income families. Must NOT BE on food stamps; Must meet federal poverty guideline limits.

Hours:

8A-4:30P; M-F

Intake Process:

Application process includes documentation of household income

Program Fees:

None

Languages:

English, French, Spanish

Eligibility:

Acadia Parish residents in need of services;

Food Assistance: Food Vouchers are provided (if funding is available); Must NOT BE on food stamps; must meet federal poverty guideline limits.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

December 3, 2011

Address Listings

Mailing

407 Charity ST
Abbeville, LA 70510

Physical (Primary)

407 Charity Street
Abbeville, LA 70510

Contacts

Kercia Huntly

Primary Contact

Eligibility Services Coordinator

(337) 898-9554

assist_abbeville@bellsouth.net

Phone Numbers

Referrals

(337) 898-9554

Fax

(337) 898-9095

TDD/TTY

(337) 898-9554

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

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