COVID-19 Updates

The Cajun Coast is currently under Phase III of the COVID pandemic.  We have provided the following resources to our traveling public and hospitality partners in an effort to comply with travel regulations and recommendations at this time. Please follow us on Facebook as well as the CajunCoast.com website for updates as we have information. Also, don't forget to fill out your Census, to make sure the Cajun Coast gets properly counted for federal funding!

Need a few minute peace? Let the kids put some puzzle pieces together! 

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You can still practice social distancing and get out of the house on the Cajun Coast!Safe Distance Selfie
In addition to getting take-out, there are plenty of spots away from crowds where you can enjoy a staycation on the Cajun Coast.
Download the list and travel safely on the Cajun Coast.
Tag #cajuncoast ​to share your favorites on social media.

DINING ON THE CAJUN COAST  - Most restaurants are open for dining in and pick up.  Please call if you have any questions.

 

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ATTRACTIONS & STORES ON THE CAJUN COAST

SHOPPING - most stores are open but hours have changed.  Please contact if you have questions.

ATTRACTIONS - most attractions are open.  Hours may have changed.  Please call if you have questions.

A Message to our Hospitality Partners

We know that our hospitality partners and workforce are suffering right now. We will get through this together! Please see the resources below, and make sure to fill out the business impact surveys or other request from your Louisiana Travel Association. Also, make sure to complete your Census documents, so the Cajun Coast is properly counted for Federal Funding. 

CARES Act HR748
Update from Senator Cassidy

CARES Act Summary from Southeast Tourism Society

Hospitality Cares Foundation
United Way, Entergy and the Hospitality Cares Foundation are providing emergency crisis grants to out-of-work hospitality professionals. Apply online for assistance from the Hospitality Cares Pandemic Response Fund

Louisiana Travel Association
Resources and message updates from the state travel association - Louisiana Travel Association COVID-19 Resources Page
Please go take their Business Impact Survey

LWC Rapid Response Unit
The LWC Rapid Response Unit is available for assistance concerning temporary or permanent layoffs due to Covid-19. Workers who are impacted by closures or reduced hours may be eligible for Unemployment Insurance benefits.

http://www.laworks.net/WorkforceDev/WFD_rapidresponse.asp

You can contact André France at (225) 342-2918 or afrance@lwc.la.gov with your questions about this program. Due to the volume of questions coming in now, I suggest email as the best method to send questions.

One Acadiana Resources Page

Register for Business Resource Webinars

One Acadiana COVID-19 Resources Page