Additional Pointe Coupee and Iberia zip codes added to DSNAP program
POINTE COUPEE – Additional zip codes in Pointe Coupee and Iberia parish are now eligible for the first phase of the DSNAP program.
Starting on Thursday, Aug. 25 Pointe Coupee parish zip codes 70715, 70732, 70747 and 70753 may apply for the disaster food benefits along with Iberia ZIP code 70544 on Friday, Aug. 26.
The Pointe Coupee DSNAP site is located at the Pointe Coupee Multi-Use Facility located at 1400 Major Parkway in New Roads. The site will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Iberia DSNAP site is located at the South LA Community College, 908 Ember Dr., New Iberia and is also open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services reminds residents that they can go to a DSNAP site even if they missed their first scheduled alphabet day.
DSNAP locations for Phase One will be open until Saturday, August 27, and will continue to follow the staggered alphabet schedule with the first letter of their last name. Residents with last names starting with A-R visited sites on scheduled days earlier this week.
Thursday, August 25: S-Z
Friday, August 26: A-K
Saturday, August 27: L-Z
The following DSNAP locations are open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. until Saturday, Aug. 27:
- East Feliciana Parish ZIP Codes 70722, 70730, 70748, 70761, 70777, and 70791:
- Early Learning Center, 9414 Hwy 67 (Plank Road), Clinton
- Iberia Parish ZIP Codes 70518, 70528, 70552, 70560, 70563, 70582, and 70592:
- South LA Community College, 908 Ember Dr., New Iberia
Livingston Parish (all ZIP codes):
Amvets Post 68, 26890 Hwy 42, Springfield
Judson Baptist Church, 32470 Walker North, Walker
Pointe Coupee Parish ZIP Codes 70715**, 70732**, 70747**, 70749, 70753**, 70755, 70756, 70757, 70760, 70762, and 70783:
Pointe Coupee Multi-Use Facility, 1400 Major Parkway, New Roads
St. Helena Parish (all ZIP codes):
Greater Turner Chapel AME, 875 Turner Chapel Rd, Greensburg
St. Landry Parish (all ZIP Codes):
Southeast Community Center, 101 City Avenue, Eunice
Yambilee Building, 1939 W Landry St., Opelousas
Tangipahoa Parish (all ZIP Codes):
Eagle Heights Community Church, 47318 Rufus Bankston Rd., Tickfaw
Vermilion Parish (all ZIP Codes):
First Baptist Church, 210 N. St. Charles, Abbeville
Residents are encouraged to pre-register for DSNAP online atwww.dcfs.la.gov/preregister or by phone at 1-888-LAHELP-U (1-888-524-3578) before visiting a DSNAP location. Pre-registration is only the first step in DSNAP application. It helps expedite the time spent at a DSNAP site.