The State of Louisiana has launched the U.S. Treasury Emergency Rental Assistance Program to provide emergency rental and utility assistance to Louisiana residents who are at risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
This program is for both landlords and tenants. The program can provide assistance for past-due rent and forward rent payments for applicants as well as utility costs.
To apply by phone, call (877) 459-6555. More information can be found online at www.lastaterent.com