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Emergency Event Information

Emergency Event Information


News Releases

TOHSEP Provides Tips for Home Heating and Driving Safety During Winter Weather
Posted by OHSEP on 01/21/2022
During cold weather, the Terrebonne Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (TOHSEP) urges residents to be cautious when driving on slick roads and when heating homes.  Remember these tips for driving in winter... [Read More]

Disaster Recovery Centers in Cut Off and Montegut to Close Permanently Jan. 25 and 26
Posted by OHSEP on 01/21/2022
FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) in Cut Off and Montegut will close permanently next week. The DRC in Cut Off will close Tuesday, Jan. 25. The Montegut DRC will close the following day, Wednesday, Jan. 26. Residents of all parishes affected by... [Read More]

FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 17
Posted by OHSEP on 01/14/2022
FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers in Louisiana will be closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 17, 2022.   Centers will reopen on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, for disaster recovery specialists to provide survivors help with... [Read More]

Final Debris Collection Pass Deadline January 18
Posted by OHSEP on 01/06/2022
With Terrebonne Parish debris collection efforts moving into their final stages, debris collection crews will soon conduct a final collection pass and ask residents to move any remaining debris curbside to the public right-of-way by January 18,... [Read More]

FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Closure Schedule
Posted by OHSEP on 12/21/2021
ALL Disaster Recovery Centers in Louisiana will be closed for the holidays on the following dates: December 24 through December 26 December 31 through January 2 The Alario Center in Westwego has a different schedule. It will be closed... [Read More]

FEMA Specialists Offering Home Repair Tips At Chauvin Brothers Hardware Store Dec. 20-23
Posted by OHSEP on 12/17/2021
FEMA specialists will be offering home repair tips December 20-23, 2021 at the Chauvin Brothers Hardware Store located at 573 LA-56, Chauvin, LA 70344.   Disaster survivors doing work on their homes after Hurricane Ida can talk with... [Read More]

List of FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers for In-Person Assistance
Posted by OHSEP on 12/15/2021
Visit one of these Disaster Recovery Centers for in-person help with your #Ida disaster assistance application.   Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., (the Garyville location closes at 5 p.m.)   Galliano... [Read More]

Reminders from FEMA on Appropriate Spending of FEMA Grants
Posted by OHSEP on 12/09/2021
FEMA wants to remind you that federal grant money may only be used for disaster-related expenses. If only takes FEMA a few days to deposit money after your application is complete. Be on the lookout for the deposit in the provided account (it may... [Read More]

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Located in Civic Center Lobby
Posted by OHSEP on 12/07/2021
The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is open in the lobby of the Civic Center located at 346 Civic Center Blvd., Houma, LA 70360. The DRC's hours are Monday through Saturday from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.  The DRC may be able to help... [Read More]

Entergy Number for Temp. Housing Customers with Electrical Connection Issues
Posted by OHSEP on 12/06/2021
Entergy customers experiencing electrical connection issues with FEMA or GOHSEP/APTIM temporary housing trailers, can call 1-(866)-557-4240 to speak to an Entergy representative. This number is for temporary housing only.   Residents... [Read More]

Notice of Outreach for FEMA-funded Private Property Demolition Program
Posted by OHSEP on 12/03/2021
Terrebonne Parish is currently assessing the need for a possible Hurricane Ida FEMA-funded private property demolition program for structures that were significantly damaged by the hurricane. Private structures that may be eligible for demolition... [Read More]

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center Now Open at Montegut Recreation Center
Posted by OHSEP on 12/02/2021
A FEMA Disaster Recovery Center is now open in Montegut to help survivors affected by Hurricane Ida.   Survivors can get help with their disaster assistance applications, upload documents and have their questions about federal disaster... [Read More]