Emergency Rental Assistance

Catholic Charities of SWLA is currently offering Emergency Rental Assistance to qualifying clients in Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jefferson Davis parishes, pending funds available. 

For households in Beauregard, Calcasieu, and Cameron parishes, please call 337-439-7436 for assistance. 

For households in Allen and Jefferson Davis parishes, please call 337- 438-6350 for assistance. 

We are not able to take walk-ins.


Below is a list of documents you will be asked to provide. Additional documents may be needed.  

  • Current Picture ID/ Driver’s License
  • Social Security Cards for all individuals in the household
  • Current Lease
  • Proof of Income for all in the household that it applies to
    • Pay stubs – most recent consecutive
    • Social Security Benefit Letter
    • Retirement Benefit Letter
    • Unemployment Benefit Letter
    • VA Benefits Letter
  • Proof of Expenses:
    • Electric Bill
    • Water Bill
    • Gas Bill
    • Cable/Internet/Phone Bill