Summer feeding sites told

The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Human Services Department’s Summer Food Service Program kicked off Monday, June 1, at several Calcasieu Parish locations.

Lunch will be available for pickup on a daily basis from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, until Friday, July 24. Sites will be closed on Friday, July 4. This year due to COVID-19 guidelines, no food will be allowed to be consumed on site.

All children ages 18 and under will receive meals at no charge. No registration is required. Program acceptance and participation requirements are the same for all children – regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability. Meals will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis at the following sites:

  • DeQuincy Recreation Center, 507 Oak St., DeQuincy
  • DeQuincy Primary School, 3024 McNeese St., DeQuincy
  • Vinton Elementary School, 1610 Hampton St.
  • Vinton Recreation Center (Ward 7 Recreation), 1615 Horridge St., Vinton.

For more information, call 337-721-4030 ext. 5111 or email