Rent/Mortgage Assistance

United Way of Southeast Louisiana is offering mortgage and rent assistance to residents in our seven parish service area thanks to  MacKenzie Scott’s $10 million contribution.

 

Requirements

Applicants must complete the application below and meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Behind in rent or mortgage payment with proof from landlord or mortgage company
  • A resident of Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, or Washington parish
  • Household income at or below $51,000
  • Proof of job loss or reduction of hours due to COVID-19

 

How to Submit Your Application

Email

  • Write/Type your full name on each page of the required documents and scan or photograph each page. 
  • Submit the completed package (application form and required documents) via email to financialcapability@unitedwaysela.org with the subject line: COVID-19 Assistance Program, [your last name and first initial]. 

Fax

  • Write/Type your full name on each page of the required documents and fax each page. 
  • Submit the completed package (application form and required documents) via fax to 504.827.6832 with coversheet subject line: COVID-19 Payment Program, [your last name and first initial]. 

In person/Drop-off

When: Tuesday - Thursday from 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM 
Where: 2515 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70119

  • Write your full name on each page of the required documents. 
  • Drop-off the completed package (application form and required documents) in an envelope addressed to: United Way of Southeast Louisiana Attn: Prosperity Center – COVID-19 Assistance Program
     

Rent Assistance

Required documentation must be included upon submission. All documentation will be verified to determine eligibility. DO NOT submit your application until you have gathered ALL required documentation.

Submitting an application does not guarantee financial assistance will be provided.

Mortgage Assistance

Required documentation must be included upon submission. All documentation will be verified to determine eligibility. DO NOT submit your application until you have gathered ALL required documentation.

Submitting an application does not guarantee financial assistance will be provided.