We understand that quite a few of our members have been affected by the recent floods here in the Baton Rouge area. Any members who have been affected by the flooding are asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know if you have not already.
Apply for DSNAP at http://
DSNAP distribution begins Monday, August 29. Centers will be open from 8:00am - 6:00pm. These are the locations for East Baton Rouge Parish:
Council on Aging Capital City Event Center
6955 Florida Blvd
F. G. Clark Activity Center
798 Harding Blvd
Gloryland Baptist Church
6745 Greenwell Springs Road
Louisiana Leadership Institute
5763 Hooper Road
Monday, August 29: A-D
Tuesday, August 30: E-K
Wednesday, August 31: L-R
Thursday, September 1: S-Z
Friday, September 2: A-K applicants unable to make prior scheduled day
Saturday, September 3: L-Z applicants unable to make prior scheduled day
Residents are encouraged to preregister for DSNAP online at www.dcfs.la.gov/preregister or by phone at 1-888-LAHELP-U (1-888-524-3578) before visiting a DSNAP location.
Authorized Representatives must bring a picture ID and the picture ID of the applicant/head of household they represent.
They will also need a signed statement from the applicant/head of household or an adult household member authorizing them as a representative who can apply on their household's behalf.
How to separate your debris so that it can get picked up:
Attention Property Owners:
If you own property in East Baton Rouge Parish and your residential or commercial building was damaged in the recent flood, it is important that you contact the East Baton Rouge Parish Assessor's office as soon as possible. Their office is in the process of making adjustments to our current reassessment values and your assistance is very important.
Call Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
Brian Wilson, Assessor
The Shelter at Home Program For additional information including information on which homes are eligible, go to: http://gov.louisiana.gov/page/shelter-at-home-program
To apply for assistance, call or visit to apply for this program.