Disaster Assistance Resource Roundup

Daily Fact Sheet 006 – Hurricane Ida

DR-4611-LA-DFS 006 Hurricane Ida Daily Fact Sheet 09.06.2021
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There are three ways to apply for assistance:

  • Online at DisasterAssistance.gov

  • Call 1-800-621-3362 or TTY 1-200-462-7585

  • Download the FEMA App from the Apple or Google Play stores

All applicants for federal disaster assistance have the right to appeal a decision. Your appeal can be filed online or at any disaster recovery center. In order to file an appeal you must bring your determination letter, your written appeal, and any supporting documents requested in your determination letter.


Mold may be a serious health risk so don't wait for a visit from FEMA or your insurance company before you start cleaning up. FEMA inspectors and insurance claims adjustors will still be able to verify flood damage. Take lots of pictures and videos before your insurance adjuster visits.

Be sure to consult with your local officials for instructions before setting out debris. If you don't have local emergency management contact information, it can be found online here.

Crisis Cleanup

To request assistance with clean up from disaster relief agencies, click here or call (844) 965-1386.

Local Resources

For local emergency resources, contact your local Parish OHSEP office.

General Health and Welfare