United Way NELA Tornado & COVID-19 Response

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United Way NELA Disaster Response


Tornado Relief Fund


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 GroupThe 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:

Ouachita Tornado Long-Term Recovery Assistance



If you are in need of help or resources related to the April 12, 2020 tornado, please visit the following link:

Help for Our Neighbors







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.



Support for those affected by COVID-19



Support for those affected by COVID-19

THANK YOU to all those who have donated to our Tornado & COVID 19 Response

UNITED WAY OF NORTHEAST LOUISIANA | MONROE (318) 325‑3869 1201 Hudson Lane, 71201 | RUSTON (318) 232‑0055 939 North Trenton Street, 71270