Resources for Replacing Documents

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The office of U.S. Senator David Vitter built the list of resources below to help those affected by the flood who lost documents in the disaster. If you need help replacing documents, connect to the contacts below for assistance. Birth and Death Certificates: Phone: 225-342-9500 Website: Louisiana Driver’s Licenses: Phone: 888-214-5367 Website: Social… [read more]

Locations for FEMA Assistance

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FEMA has opened disaster recovery centers to assist those who have been affected by the flood. Representatives will be helping people everyday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. with federal disaster applications, disaster loan information, and other assistance programs.   Ascension Parish Lamar Dixon Expo Center 9039 South Saint Landry Ave. Gonzales, LA 70737  … [read more]

Federal Disaster Food Stamps Information | DSNAP

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If you have been affected by the recent and historic flooding, pre-register now for the Disaster Supplemental Assistance Program (DSNAP). Formally known as the Disaster Food Stamps, this program provides those affected by the flood with supplemental money that can be used for food. Anyone affected in the Louisiana parishes by the declared disaster is… [read more]

My Car or Vehicle was Flooded should try and start it?

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As someone who lost their car to flooding last year I thought that I would pass along some information. This was complied from multiple sources and Facebook posts found online. Before you start your car there are certain steps you should take to prevent hydro-locking your engine and thus totaling your car. To prevent hydro-locking… [read more]

What do I need to know about Interior demolition and cleaning.

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Reposted with permission from Kim Barton. Licensed Toxicologist and Owner of Environmental Investigations LLC You can find out more about her company here: Let me preface this so that other licensed, accredited, insured mold abatement contractors don’t get upset with me – a professional is the best person to deal with mold. But hey… [read more]