TROPICAL STORM BARRY
Volunteers are essential in disaster response and recovery. There are many ways individuals can help during and after disasters from volunteering to donations.
Click here for a listing of disaster response and recovery organizations
In Acadiana, you can sign up here to volunteer with the Acadian VOAD
In New Orleans, you can sign up here to volunteer with HandsOn New Orleans
FOR LOUISIANA RESIDENTS IN IMPACTED AREAS
Crisis Cleanup has set up a hotline at 844-965-1386 to ask for help cleaning up after the flood.
If your home floods, NOLA Tree Project has a Step by Step Flood Clean Up video
For the Disaster Distress Helpline, call 1-800-985-5990, text "TalkWithUs" to 66746, or click here for the website
FOR VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONS
The Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) has drafted a Volunteer Toolbox resource for non-profits utilizing volunteers in times of disaster. Click here for the toolbox.
Volunteer Hours Tracking: Please see the links below to download the GOHSEP Volunteer Hours Tracking forms