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

Text  “LASHELTER” to 898-211 for Hurricane Ida 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!

If out-of-state, citizens can call 800-755-5175 to reach Louisiana 211.

LASHELTER Message as of Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - AM

Thank you for texting Louisiana 211 for storm shelter information. You can dial 211 to find available shelters aimed for residents of specific parishes.

As of Oct. 4- Families with destroyed or unlivable homes in the most heavily Ida impacted parishes can register for Louisiana's Temporary Sheltering Program by visiting  or calling 844-268-0301 (TTY services dial 844-458-1806)

FEMA may assist residents of 25 designated parishes through the FEMA's Transitional Sheltering Assistance. You must first register with FEMA at  or by calling FEMA at 800-621-3362, open 24/7

You may also identify shelter options by contacting your parish OEP directly.  Find your parish office here:   If you live in Orleans, text NOLAREADY to 77295 for local alerts.

Find road closure information at  Text LASHELTER to 898211 as often as you need for updated shelter info. Dial 211 anytime for help and info.