- Information on how and where to apply for DSNAP assistance.
If you don’t have to be on the road, stay home. And remember, it’s never a good idea to try to drive through standing water.
General updates and information:
Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP)
For information on shelters and sandbags:
To volunteer to help victims, call the Red Cross at 855-489-2528 or sign up at http://volunteerlouisiana.org.
Gov. Edwards Announces Additional Housing Solutions for Flood Survivors; Introduces Shelter at Home Program (8/24/16)
BATON ROUGE – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced several additional housing solutions for the thousands of Louisianans impacted by the historic flooding in the recent weeks.
Department of Health issues Important Prescription Information for Medicaid Recipients (8/15/16)
Baton Rouge, La. – Due to the recent flooding, many Louisiana Medicaid recipients are in need of essential medications.
Patients in the affected areas may receive a one-time emergency prescription refill of up to a 30-day supply of a prescribed medication required for health maintenance of chronic conditions such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, etc. Read more