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I Am In Need...



Family Road of Greater Baton Rouge has prepared two guides documenting assistance available from various agencies in the area.  Both guides are available for download on our Reports / Reference page.

1. Can you help me locate a loved one?

 

NOLA has set-up a message board where you can search listings and post your own messages (www.nola.com). If you need a computer to use—so you can check the online listings, try the public library.

 

Also try 1-800-GET-INFO, or 1-800-438-4636.

 

And 225-922-7708/7709.

 

 

  1. I need Assistance.

 

  1. Shelter/Basic Needs

 

There are several emergency shelters in the area with essentials like food and water. Please visit the Louisiana Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness website at www.ohsep.louisiana.gov or call the Red Cross at 1(866)-GET-INFO (438-4636) for current listings.

 

 

  1. Housing/Temporary Relocation

 

Operation Share Your Home: 888-827-2525

 

www.moveon.org has a database of free housing available to the victims of the Katrina disaster in the area.  Visit their website to find housing.

 

 

  1. I need to make a long-distance phone call.

 

Emergency call centers available:
Cingular store locations in Morgan City, Baton Rouge, Denham Springs, Zachary, Hammond, Plaquemine and Lafayette; Mobile and Foley, Ala.; Natchez, Miss.

 

 

  1. Phone List

 

The phone number for the Louisiana Office of Emergency Preparedness: 925-7500.

 

Parish OEPs:

 

Ascension Parish OEP:

225-621-8360, 622-8630

EBR Parish OEP:

225-389-2100

 

WBR Parish OEP:

225-346-1577

 

Lafourche Parish OEP:

985-537-7603

 

Livingston Parish OEP:

225-686-3066

 

Orleans Parish OEP:

504-415-1158

 

St. Bernard Parish OEP:

504-278-4267

 

St. Charles Parish OEP:

985-783-5050

 

St. John Parish OEP:

985-652-2222

 

St. Tammany Parish OEP: 

985-898-2359

 

Tangipahoa Parish OEP:

985-748-3211, 748-9602

 

Terrebonne Parish OEP:

985-873-6357

 

West Feliciana Parish OEP:

635-6428

 

 

Other numbers:

 

Red Cross:

1-800-Help-Now

 

To Check On Family And Friends:

1-866-Get-Info

 

FEMA:

1-800-621-3362

Disaster Unemployment Assistance:

1-800-621-Fema

Food Stamps Hotline:

1-800-256-1548

 

Boat Donations:

225- 925-2706

Road Closures:

225-925-6626

Finding Missing Persons:

225-922-7708/225-922-7709

In New Orleans In Distress:

225-925-7708/ 225-925-7709/

225-925-3511/ 225- 925-7412

Hotel Info:

800-99-Gumbo

Displaced Animals Donations:

1-800-928-Lvma

Animal Shelter:

225-578-2255

 

 

You may need to call individual parish offices of emergency preparation to get a complete list of shelters. The phone number for the Louisiana Office of Emergency Preparedness is 925-7500.

 

 

 

 

   
 
    

 

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