United Way of Northeast Louisiana has partnered with volunteers from local government, nonprofits, faith-based organizations, and businesses to form the Ouachita Tornado Long-Term Recovery Group. The group's mission is to work together to help the most vulnerable in our community achieve a level of pre-disaster stability, or a new normal. United Way of Northeast Louisiana will serve as the administrative support and fiscal agent for the group. To apply for assistance from the Ouachita Tornado Long-Term Recovery Group, please complete the following form:
If you are in need of help or resources related to the April 12, 2020 tornado, please visit the following link:
The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH), Office of Public Health Bureau of Community Preparedness (OPH BCP) is partnering with Louisiana 2-1-1 and the Louisiana Association of United Ways to ensure citizens can access to the most current information available for COVID-19. As members of the Governor’s COVID19 Taskforce, LDH, OPH BCP and Louisiana 2-1-1 work in coordination with all state efforts for COVID-19.
Louisiana citizens can dial 2-1-1, 24/7 to reach a live 2-1-1 specialist to discuss available help and information for COVID-19. Citizens can also text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211 to have instant access to the most current information available in our state.