Social Services

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – Food Stamps)
Registration sites for the regular Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to assist individuals and Families. Open 8:00am – 5:00pm.
St. Tammany Parish location:
300 Covington Center – Suite 1
Covington, La. 70433
Phone: (985) 893-6225
Fax: (985) 893-6324

Supplemental location:
Louisiana Workforce Commission
316 E. Howze Beach Rd.
Slidell, LA

United Way of Louisiana is a non-profit that supports many public service programs.
United Way of St. Tammany Parish
325 N. New Hampshire
Covington, Louisiana 70433
Phone: (985) 875-3026

GCCF Claims

Gulf Coast Claims Facilities
The claims process has been taken over by Ken Feinberg. Going forward, you must complete a new claim form, but if you have already submitted documentation, you do not need to re-submit. Please have your BP Claims, claim id # ready when completing the form.
Call: 800-440-0858 (24hrs / 7 days a week)
Locations: All Claims Centers are open from 8:00am – 7:00pm
St. Tammany Parish location:
1300 Gause Blvd.
Suites A5 and A6
Slidell, LA

Small Business Assistance

Small Business Administration (SBA)
Provides low interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters, businesses of all sizes and private, non-profit organizations to repair or replace real estate, personal property, machinery & equipment, inventory and business assets that have been damaged or destroyed in a declared disaster. Deadline to apply for SBA Disaster Loans is February 7, 2011.
Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
St. Tammany Parish Business Recovery Centers:
1330 Bayou Lane.
Trailer 102
Slidell, LA

Economic Development and Government Offices

St. Tammany Parish Government
21490 Koop Drive
Mandeville, LA 70471

St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation
Brenda Reine
21489 Koop Drive, Suite 7
Mandeville, LA 70471

East St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce
118 West Hall Avenue
Slidell, LA 70460

St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce
610 Hollycrest Boulevard
Covington, LA 70433

Legal Assistance

[Please see other parishes for this resource.]

Job Transition Resources

Louisiana Workforce Commission
Business & Career Solutions Centers
St. Tammany Career Solutions Center
316 E. Howze Beach Ln.
Slidell, LA
Phone: 985-646-6410

Delgado Community College offers a variety of inexpensive, flexible classes.

Administrative Office / Radar Training
675 North Causeway Blvd.
Mandeville, Louisiana 70448
Main Office: (985) 624-4165

Delgado – Slidell Instructional Services
56707 Behrman Street
Slidell, LA 70458
Phone: (985) 646-6412

Northshore Slidell
320 Howze Beach Road
I-10 Service Road
Slidell, LA 70461
Phone: (985) 646-6420/6430

ESL Classes

Catholic Charities Hispanic Apostolate
ESL Information in English and Español.
There is a $70 requested donation for English classes and $10 for citizenship classes.
St. Tammany location:
Causeway Branch Library in Mandeville
3457 U.S. 190
Mandeville, Louisiana 70471