Parish has plenty of services
• Sandy Allen, Allen Learning Company — Young people who obtain this aid are treated by finding the cause of learning problems. One-on-one trainings are designed to improve underlying cognitive and reading skills for students ages 6 to adult. Call 255-4543.
• Jennifer Albritton, a licensed mental health professional with Ruston Mental Health — Residents who have major disorders such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder can contact the agency to make an appointment for an evaluation. Based on income, some patients are eligible to receive medication free of charge. Call 251-4150.