SMILE Community Action Agency (St. Martinville Office)
2097 Terrace Road St. Martinville LA
SMILE provides home energy assistance, weatherization, food assistance ( drop off location is Wal Mart), homeless assistance, medication assistance, transportation ($7.00/round trip charge inside the parish and $9.00/round trip charge outside the parish); clients with Medicaid must go through Medical Dispatch for medical appointments and Medicaid will pay for the trip charge), job search, Medication Assistance Program Applications; outreach program; housing counseling, emergency assistance (food, shelter, utilities), information and referral, free income tax services, Toys for Tots, Coats for Kids and filling out forms and applications of all types (includes Medicaid applications). Mortgage assistance for persons foreclosure on mortgage and living out of city limits. Assistance with these services depends upon availability of funds.
Contact Name: Palmer Johnson
Cost of Services: 7.00 (inside the parish) round-trip transportation charge and $9.00 (outside the parish); $11 for wheelchairs; call for information
Eligibility Requirements: Applicants must meet program or Federal Poverty Income Guidelines (except for food)