Hearing Aid Program

The LCD Hearing Aid Program provides hearing aids at no cost to those who qualify. To be eligible for the program, you must meet ALL the following criteria:

  • Resident of Louisiana (will be required to show proof)
  • Fifty (50) years of age or older
  • Hearing loss with pure tone average of 40 dB or worse in the better ear (1,000, 2,000, 3,000, & 4,000 hertz)
  • Meet the LCD income criteria (below)

People in Household

Maximum Annual Household Income





Add $4,180.00 per year for each additional person residing in household.


To place yourself or someone else on our waiting list, call 1-800-256-1523 or fill out our online referral form. Please note: if you do not complete the entire form, you may not be added to the waiting list.

Please contact LCD at 1-800-256-1523 or lcd@la.gov if any of your personal information changes. If you do not let us know your information has changed, your services may be delayed.