Social Services

  1. Job Training
  2. Needy Family Distribution Program
  3. Emergency Food Assistance Program
  4. Emergency Rent Assistance
  5. Emergency Fire Assistance
  6. Medicaid Application Assistance
  7. Weatherization Program
  8. Section 8 Rental Assistance Program

The function of the Job Training Partnership Program (JPTA) is carried out through a multi-jurisdictional agreement consisting of:

  • East and West Feliciana Parish Police Jury
  • Iberville Parish Council
  • Livingston Parish Council
  • Pointe Coupee Police Jury
  • St. Helena Police Jury
  • Tangipahoa Parish Council
  • Washington Parish Police Jury
  • West Baton Rouge Parish Council

About the Program

The purpose of the JTPA program is to increase the employability of economically disadvantaged adults and youths through the development of good work habits and basic work skills.


Assistance is provided through Rory Hayden, Director at Tangipahoa Parish School System through the Job Training Program, which is located at:
1745 SW Railroad Avenue
Suite 201
Hammond, LA 70403

Pone: 504-345-3134
Fax: 504-542-8535