The Emergency Covid-19 Response Program provides mental health assistance to individuals who struggle with substance use, depression, anxiety, trauma and grief related to Covid-19.  This program provided assistance for in-patient and out-patient treatment services for individuals in the following parishes:  Avoyelles, Rapides, Pointe Coupee, St. Landry and LaSalle parishes.  A screening and evaluation process will be completed on all applicants to gather data on mental health issues as a result of Covid-19. 

For more information or to apply for assistance, please contact the E-Covid Response Program Director, Janne Benoit, at or call 318-427-7409.