Thank you for connecting with Louisiana 211 for emergency disaster sheltering information.

Text  “LASHELTER” to 898-211 for Hurricane Laura Shelter Information.

Find road closure information at and additional disaster info at 

Louisiana 211 is here to help.  Simply dial 211 to reach us anytime!

The Hurricane Laura and Delta Shelter Reception Center in Alexandria has closed as of Friday, November 6th.  

If you were impacted by Laura, please ensure you have completed your FEMA registration by Nov. 27th.  For Delta, the FEMA deadline is December 16th. Apply for FEMA at or call the FEMA helpline at 800-621-3362 (TTY 800-462-7585).

Temporary housing is available for residents of select parishes through FEMA.  FEMA determines eligibility. Once registered with FEMA, no further application is required for Direct Temporary Housing. FEMA will initiate contact and determine eligibility.

If you are homeless and need shelter, dial 211 for information on locations in your area. You can always find road closure information at and additional disaster info at