Fight your eviction/know your rights: Call New Orleans Renters Rights Hotline at 504-539-4504 or 504-321-1033 (español)
Small landlord’s loans: Call the Mayor’s Office of Community Development at 504-658-4200
Veterans’ rent and utility assistance:Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana at 504-483-3558
Mortgage Forbearance: CARES Act provides up to 120 additional days after May 18th. Negotiate with your mortgage company and get all agreements in writing. Contact Southeast Louisiana Legal Services for help.
Housing needs: Contact Unity of Greater New Orleans at 504-658-1859 (adults) or 504-356-1859 (families).
Shelters: New Orleans Mission (504-523-2116, 1130 Oretha Castle Haley, intake 4-6pm), *Covenant House – ages 16-22; mothers with children (504-584-1111, 611 N. Rampart), *New Orleans Women and Children Shelter (504-522-9340, 2020 S Liberty, UNITY referral), *Low Barrier Shelter – 18+ (504-517-1815, 1530 Perdido), *Hotel Hope (504-821-7773, 3923 MLK, UNITY referral), *New Orleans Family Justice Alliance (504-592-4005, 701 Loyola #201, domestic violence only), *Ozanam Inn – men (504-523-1184, 843 Camp, intake 4:30pm), Hotel Hope (Accepts families, by UNITY referral, 3923 MLK Blvd., 504-821-7773)