Emergency home page
Disasters can occur anywhere, anytime, and with little or no warning. Advanced preparation is the key to feeling secure during times of crisis. Listed on the linked pages are various methods of planning, important information and contacts, and well helpful tips to ensure the safety of you and your family.
Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
Get a Gameplan - Evacuation Guide
During an emergency resource:
Disaster Food Stamp Program
Pre-Apply Online now for Disaster Food Stamps All low- to moderate-income Louisianians may be eligible for Disaster Food Stamp benefits in the event of a natural disaster and should pre-apply now for benefits online or by phone. Current Food Stamp recipients do not need to pre-apply and would receive disaster benefits automatically.
Louisiana State Police
American Red Cross
Call 2-1-1 (United Way - AIRS)
Provides information to help secure vital resources including: coordinated Disaster Information, Food, Clothing, Shelters, Special Needs Housing, Volunteer Management, Evacuation Rouges, Transportation Assistance, Crisis Counseling, Prescription Assistance, Missing Persons, Post Disaster Child Care, Rebuilding Assistance, and Etc.
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development
Louisiana Attorney General
Fair Housing Hotline: 1-800-273-5718
Consumer Hotline: 1-888-799-6885
Louisiana Department of Social Services
Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
National Weather Service