Louisiana Resources

Curated tools and information from SkillUp and our partners

We’re here to help you land an in-demand job in a high-growth industry, despite being laid-off or furloughed because of COVID-19. These resources have been especially curated to help you access additional financial and other supports, learn more about promising careers that fit your interests and skills, and hear from others who are facing similar challenges.

Resources for housing, healthcare, and other essentials

Five Hot Jobs in Louisiana That Don’t Require a College Degree

Five Hot Jobs in Louisiana That Don’t Require a College Degree

If you are considering changing careers and need a training program that will fit your schedule, consider a rapid reskilling program through one of SkillUp Louisiana’s trusted local partners.  A majority of our partners offer their courses virtually. In our last blog...

Get access to Louisiana 211

Get access to Louisiana 211

Louisiana 211 works to link people and resources for a better Louisiana through collaboration and partnership between nonprofit organizations providing 211 services, funding United Ways and the State of Louisiana Public Service Commission.

New Orleans Assistance

New Orleans Assistance

New Orleans Ready (or NOLA Ready) provides a variety of resources for children and families as well as COVID testing and vaccination resources. Community, testing, and vaccination resources

City of Shreveport Community Development Resources

Louisiana 211 works to link people and resources for a better Louisiana through collaboration and partnership between nonprofit organizations providing 211 services, funding United Ways and the State of Louisiana Public Service Commission. Resources suited for your...

United Way of Northwest Louisiana

United Way of Northwest Louisiana

The United Way provides a variety of resources and they have a few focus areas. They provide resources and comfort during crisis, they empower healthy lives, they build financial stability, and they help children succeed with their tools and resources. The United Way...