The Heirship Project

What is The Heirship Project?

The Heirship Project is a project aimed at educating and assisting residents who need help obtaining a clear property title. 

What is Heir Property?

Heir property comes about when necessary legal work isn’t done after a property owner dies. Heirs who have a verbal agreement to live on the property, but no legal title could face many obstacles, including selling the property, making repairs on the property, or qualifying for government aid to fix damages to the home.

When is The Heirship Project?

The Heirship Project will consist of 7 events with both in-person and virtual options. All events are free and open to the public.

  • Date: Thursday, August 4th | Time: 12:00-1:30pm | Train the Trainer Workshop | Location: Zoom
  • Date: Thursday, August 4th | Time: 6:00-7:30pm | Community Workshop | Location: United Way NELA – 1201 Hudson Lane, Monroe OR Zoom
  • Date: Thursday, September 15th | Time: 6:00-7:30pm | Community Workshop | Location: Bastrop Municipal Center – 1901 Moeller Drive, Bastrop
  • Date: Thursday, December 8th | Time: 6:00-7:30pm | Community Workshop | Location: United Way NELA – 1201 Hudson Lane, Monroe OR Zoom
  • Date: Thursday, February 16th | Time: 6:00-7:30pm | Community Workshop | Location: Lincoln Parish Library – 910 N. Trenton Street, Ruston
  • Date: Thursday, April 13th | Time: 6:00-7:30pm | Community Workshop | Location: United Way NELA – 1201 Hudson Lane, Monroe OR Zoom
  • Date: Thursday, June 15th | Time: 6:00-7:30pm | Community Workshop | Location: United Way NELA – 1201 Hudson Lane, Monroe OR Zoom

How do I sign up?

Interested individuals who need assistance obtaining a clear property title for heir property or who want to know more information about heir property should contact 211 for registration details. Simply dial 211 from any landline or mobile phone (available 24/7), or text your zip code to 898-211 (available Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm). Individuals may also register at the following link: