Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness - State of LouisianaSince 1990, the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emgergency Preparedness has coordinated several hundred State Disaster Declarations authorized under the Governor's signature. The GOHSEP staff is poised and ready to serve the people of Louisiana at a moment’s notice.

Winter Weather Index

Before Winter Storms and Extreme Cold

Disaster Supplies Kit

Deceptive Winter Storms

Disaster Planning Tips for Pets, Livestock & Wildlife - Information Sheet

Food & Water In An Emergency

Pets & Disasters - Information Sheet

Protective Actions Fact Sheet-Shelter In Place

State Evacuation Routes

Shutters or Plywood Window Covers

Winter Preparation

Winter Storm Fact Sheet

Winter Driving Fact Sheet

Winter Storms & Fire Safety  

Your Evacuation Plan

Your Property - Trees & Airborne Debris  

Bridge Ice Picture
Frozen fruit
 Related Information
Steps To Take After The Disaster
Mitigation Index
The Disaster Assistance Process for Individuals & Households
American Red Cross Donations: 1-800-435-7669
American Red Cross Food, Shelter, & Financial Assistance: 1-866-438-4636
Salvation Army Donation Helpline: 1-800-725-2769
Information Regarding FEMA's Individual Disaster Assistance
Public Assistance Forms Index
Disaster Recovery Page
FEMA's Individual Assistance
Parish Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness
Office Phone Numbers
Charitable & Relief Agencies Links
News Sources
NWS "HAZSTATS" - database and reports to include statistics on weather-related deaths, injuries, and damage estimates