COVID-19 Updates & Information

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 Latest COVID-19 Statistics & Announcements:

 COVID-19 Outbreak Maps:

Phone Numbers:

  • 211 - for general information about COVID-19 (precautions, symptoms, etc.)
  • 311 / 337-534-TEST (8378)
    • OPTION 1 - for citizens to get information on local screening sites as well as request LCG services.
    • OPTION 2 - for business owners, employees and those looking for jobs to get information about applying for small business recovery loans, apply for unemployment benefits and related programs.

      The calls will be routed to a call center established at Lafayette Economic Development Authority LEDA and staffed with personnel who are knowledgeable about these programs. If you can’t get through to a person right away, you’ll be able to leave your phone number and someone will call you back.

  • 911 - for Emergency Services.
  • 232-HELP - for non-English speaking residents
  • 1-866-310-7977 - speak with trained counselors 24/7 to help cope with stress and anxiety
  • See FAQ’s from Louisiana citizens at www.la211help.org

Prevention: 

Testing Locations


 

Lafayette
Northside Community Health Center
Mobile Unit
Yes
Call for Location & Hours
337.678.9000
Yes
Yes
No Cost

Resources for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing

Volunteer & Donations:

  • Contact Acadiana VOAD at info@AcadianaVOAD.com for more information.
  • If any nurses, physicians, RN's, etc would like to volunteer to either work at the Cajundome screening site or the 311 call center, please call 337-262-5311 or you may visit https://www.lava.dhh.louisiana.gov to register.
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) can be donated via drop off at the Cajundome site from 8:30-10:30 a.m.

Business Information & Assistance:

  • DIAL 311 / 337-534-TEST (8378)
    • OPTION 2 - for business owners, employees and those looking for jobs to get information about applying for small business recovery loans, apply for unemployment benefits and related programs.

      The calls will be routed to a call center established at Lafayette Economic Development Authority LEDA and staffed with personnel who are knowledgeable about these programs. If you can’t get through to a person right away, you’ll be able to leave your phone number and someone will call you back.

  • If your business or employees have been impacted by COVID-19, LEDA has compiled this list of resources available to businesses and their employees. You can find the list at: www.lafayette.org/covid.
  • Resources for Impacted Businesses - LEDA
  • SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Information: www.lafayette.org/sbaloan.Get answers to basic questions about applying for an SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan—what the qualifications are, what information and documents are needed to complete your application and what expenses are covered by the loan.
  • COVID-19 Help Wanted: www.lafayette.org/helpwanted. Businesses hiring additional workers to meet customer demand during the COVID-19 public health emergency. If your business is hiring, let them know the details by emailing jobs@lafayette.org.
  • Ways To Support Local Businesses
  • To file for unemployment, visit www.louisianaworks.net/hire or call their Claim Center at 866-783-5567
  • One Acadiana Business Resources and Guidance
  • Vermilion Economic Development Alliance