DCFS prepares year round for hurricane season and other unforeseeable emergencies.
- 2009 Transportation and Sheltering Status Report
(Presented 06.30.09 to the Caddo and Bossier Parish Councils)
- 2009 Shelter Status Report
(Presented 05.07.09 to the New Orleans City Council)
- 2008 Louisiana Shelter Summit Report
(Including Shelter Planning Recommendations and Feedback)
H1N1 Flu Virus
DCFS stresses the importance of individual and family preparations for an emergency. The links below are a treasure trove of information that will help see you and your family through any disaster, from creating an emergency kit with food, water and other necessities to preparing a personal evacuation plan and readying your home.