Flood Relief Parish Updates

Many families who were flooded just months ago are now fighting rising flood waters again.

Please dial 2-1-1 or 1-844-268-6799 for up-to-date information and resources. 2-1-1 is the 24/7 'go to" line. It provides information, referrals, training and crisis intervention to people, organizations and communities so they can help themselves and others. 


The most recent updates for individuals in affected areas can be found here.

  • How to register your damages with FEMA
  • Flood Insurance Claims and Questions
  • Shelters
  • FEMA Temporary Housing Assistance
  • Louisiana Housing Search
  • Disaster Food Stamps
  • Business Recovery Resources
  • and more


RedCross Safe and Well After a disaster, letting your family and friends know that you are safe and well can bring your loved ones great peace of mind. This website is designed to help make that communication easier. 

All are ancouraged to file for FEMA assistance here. This is available for homeowners as well as renters. 

The cleaning supplies that have been collected by United Way have been packaged into cleaning kits and are avilable for pickup at the following locations. Please call in advance to ensure that supplies are readily available and to confirm hours of operation.

  • Bedico Baptist Church - 28156 LA22, Ponchatoula, LA - (985) 845-3417
  • The Church of God - 44291 W Pleasant Ridge Rd., Hammond, LA - (985) 345-1523
  • River Rock Church - 19501 Highway 40, Loranger, LA - (985) 878-6100
  • Woodland Park - River Road Campus - 45173 River Road, Hammond, LA (985) 345-4013

​Emergency food boxes are available for flood victims at Our Daily Bread - 1006 W Coleman Ave, Hammond, LA. Please call for hours and availability - (985) 542-4676.

House gutting and mold spray - Register in person at Woodland Park Baptist Church, 909 JW Davis Dr, Hammond, LA - (985) 345-4012

House gutting and yard cleanup - Mormon Church of Latter Day Saints - 1-800-451-1954

Shelter at Home, a new program offered by the State that will help those eligible to complete the repairs necessary to live in their own homes as repairs continue.  Applications are being accepted in two ways:

  • By phone: 1-800-927-0216
  • Online: shelterathome.la.gov

Read the Shelter at Home fact sheet. 


Visit Tangiphoa Parish Government website for the most up-to-date information.

Tangipahoa Parish Residential Flood Damage Survey

Please complete this short survey to help parish government collect damage assessment information needed for the August 2016 Flood Event.

Click here to fill out the survey.



Visit St. Tammany Parish Government website for the most up-to-date information.



Visit Washginton Parish Government website for the most up-to-date information.