Louisiana Spirit Crisis Counseling Program

Covid-19 Related Behavioral Health Resources:


Keep Calm  – 1-866-310-7977

Toll free number available 24/7 for individuals in Louisiana struggling with the impact of a disaster or experiencing anxiety and emotional distress. If needed or desired, this line may refer to the local CCP provider.


Crisis Text – REACHOUT to 741741

Free, text line available 24/7 for individuals who are in distress and prefer communicating via text.  See for more information on how the line works, confidentiality, etc. 

GOHSEP website with resource links for coping/managing mental health, children & families, first responders/healthcare providers, crisis counseling for both personal use and sharing with others.


** Local CCP Services

Numbers may not be available 24/7

Metropolitan Human Services District (MHSD)


Orleans, St. Bernard and Plaquemines

Capital Area Human Services District (CAHSD)

225-925-1906   or    866-628-2133

Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge, West Feliciana

Central LA Human Services District (CLHSD)

Toll free #:  1-855-487-5191

Email for program: 

Avoyelles, Catahoula, Concordia, Grant, LaSalle, Rapides, Vernon, and Winn

Northwest LA Human Services District (NLHSD)


Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, DeSoto, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine and Webster

Florida Parishes Human Services Authority (FPHSA)



Livingston, St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Washington

Contact Information



Garcia Bodley

Louisiana Spirit Program Director

Nicole Harrell

Program Chief Fiscal Officer

Tara DiSandro

Emergency Preparedness Coordinator

Danny Adams

OBH Emergency Preparedness, First Responder

Misa Gosserand

Administrative Assistant