Baton Rouge Human Development serves as an advocate for the poverty-level population in East Baton Rouge Parish and provides access to comprehensive programs and services that enhance the quality of life and promote self-sufficiency. The division is comprised of the Office of Social Services, Office of Community Development, Workforce Investment Program, and the East Baton Rouge Head Start Program. The division provides administrative and fiscal management for all social services and community development programs funded by the federal and state governments. The Division employs over 325 and manages $37 million in grant funds. All programs and services require the customer to meet certain eligibility criteria. In most cases, the customer s household income must fall below the established federal poverty income. Baton Rouge Human Development has an office in Baton Rouge, La.