LIVINGSTON PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) – Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office (LPSO) deputies will be collecting donations and unwrapped toys throughout the day on Sunday, Nov. 27.

Applications for Livingston Parish families who could use some holiday magic from the sheriff’s office this holiday season open Monday, Nov. 28. Applications can be filled out at 29225 Woodside Drive in Walker from 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Applicants must fill the form out in person and bring the following:

  • Proof that you are a resident of Livingston Parish
  • Provide a birth certificate for each child or any official documentation listing child’s date of birth such as school records, medical records, or WIC vouchers
  •  Proof of income for all persons living in the household or proof of food stamps 

The age limit for a child to be accepted is 12. Food stamps won’t be accepted as proof of income.

Applications are open from Nov. 28 to Dec. 2 and Dec. 5 to Dec. 9

Those who want to donate should keep the following in mind:


  • Walmart
    • Denham Springs
    • Walker
  • Bass Pro Shops
    • Walker
    • Waston

Dates and Times


  • November 27 – 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.


December 1 – 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

December 2 and December 3 – 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

December 4 – 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

December 8 – 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

 December 9 and December 10 – 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

 December 11 – 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Donations can also be mailed to Sheriff Jason Ard’s Christmas Crusade, P.O. Box 1515, Livingston, LA 70754.