10:40 a.m. FEMA Assistance

Please be aware that Assumption Parish has not been declared a disaster for Hurricane Isaac, however, FEMA urges all residents to apply for assistance. We hope that a declaration will come soon.

Call: 800-621-FEMA (3362), or go online at http://www.disasterassistance.gov or in person at the nearest FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC).

You will need the following information to register:

1. Social Security number

2. A description of your losses that were caused by the disaster

3. Insurance information

4. Directions to your damaged property

5. A telephone number where you can be contacted