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Disaster Assistance

Disaster Assistance

If you have library items that were damaged in the flood, please dispose of them and notify us that you are a flood victim so we may clear your record.

Computers are available at our locations for anyone who needs to fill out FEMA or other flood assistance forms. Free Wi-Fi is also available.

Government Resources


Ascension Parish Government

Ascension Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness

Ascension Public Schools

Louisiana Resources for Flood Victims

Small Business Administration Disaster Assistance

Louisiana Small Business Development Center

Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Field Guide for Clean-Up of Flooded Homes (PDF)

Ascension Parish Hazard Mitigation Plan (PDF)

Gonzales Floodplain Management Ordinance

City of Gonzales Storm Water Management Plan (PDF)

Ascension Parish All Hazards Emergency Operations Plan (PDF)

Amite River Basin Floodplain Management Plan (PDF)

2016 Louisiana Envirothon Aquatics Study Guide (PDF)

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Louisiana Homeowners Handbook to Prepare for Natural Hazards

Area Resources

Volunteer Ascension

Baton Rouge Food Bank

Cara's House Animal Shelter

WAFB Assistance for Flood Victims

Louisiana Housing Search

LSU Advice on Saving Flood Damaged Photos, Documents, and Books

State Library of Louisiana Disaster Assistance

St. Bernard Project Disaster Assistance Process Overview (PDF)

St. Bernard Project Resources for Homeowners

Charitable Resources

Red Cross

Salvation Army

St. Vincent de Paul

the Church in St. Amant