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.
985-748-3211

Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
225-925-7500

 

Get a Gameplan - Evacuation Guide

During an emergency resource:
http://www.emergency.louisiana.gov/

 

FEMA

 

Disaster Food Stamp Program
1-888-524-3578

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
1-800-469-4828

 

American Red Cross
1-800-RED-CROSS
1-800-733-2767

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

http://www.dotd.louisiana.gov/
1-877-452-3683

Louisiana Attorney General
http://www.ag.state.la.us/
Fair Housing Hotline: 1-800-273-5718
Investigations: 1-800-488-2770
Consumer Hotline: 1-888-799-6885

Louisiana Department of Social Services
http://www.dss.state.la.us/
225-342-0286

Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
http://www.dhh.state.la.us/
225-342-9500

 

National Weather Service
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/