State of Louisiana Hurricane Updates


To receive text alerts from the Governor’s Office pertaining to Hurricane Ida, text 'IDA' to 67283.For shelter information, text 'LASHELTER' to 898211 or call 2-1-1.

Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health

March 30, 2022 @ 09:31 AM CDT

Crisis counseling program receives $9.2 million in additional funding to support Hurricane Ida survivors

This funding will allow Hurricane Ida survivors access to disaster behavioral health and emotional support resources.

September 27, 2021 @ 08:11 AM CDT

Louisiana Department of Health reopens oyster beds in areas 6-8 and 11-28 after Hurricane Ida closures

The Louisiana Department of Health reopened oyster beds in areas 6 through 8 and 11 through 28 at sunrise today.

September 24, 2021 @ 08:15 AM CDT

LDH: Address mold problems before returning to your storm-damaged home

Almost all properties that were damaged by Hurricane Ida and subject to rain water will have mold growth in wet or damp areas. Mold is a serious problem that occurs when water enters and stays within a structure.

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