Date:February 24, 2016
Contact:Media Relations @ (225) 342-3035

LWC offices closed in two parishes

LWC local offices in Napoleonville in Assumption Parish and LaPlace in St. John the Baptist Parish are closed today, Feb. 24, as repairs continue after the severe weather of Tuesday, Feb. 23.

Self-service features are available 24/7 on HiRE at and the automated helpline at 1-866-783-5567. Visit for updates on any further office closures.

About the Louisiana Workforce Commission

The Louisiana Workforce Commission is an agency of state government that administers programs designed to enhance workforce growth and provide family-sustaining jobs for Louisiana residents. The commission monitors employment, administers unemployment compensation and tax funds, provides training resources for employers and employees and oversees worker compensation benefits. The agency also gathers and supplies information on the labor market and occupational sectors in Louisiana.


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