Disaster information and resources

Disaster resources

Up-to-date resources and information on the federal response to disasters are available from FEMA.

For information on local resources such as meal locations, disaster supply distribution or drop-off sites, showering locations, etc. please dial 2-1-1 from your cell phone or landline. This will connect you to local experts who can help with your emergency needs.

Contact information for each Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness

Learn how to start your disaster recovery here.

Additional information

Latest road closings can be found here.

Find the quickest way to apply for disaster assistance here.

Temporary housing: text LAShelter to 898211

FEMA helpline: +1 (800) 621-3362

National Flood Insurance Program: (877) 336-2627

Disaster Distress helpline, text or call, for emotional assistance: +1 (800) 985-5990