Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness - State of LouisianaSince 1990, the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emgergency Preparedness has coordinated several hundred State Disaster Declarations authorized under the Governor's signature. The GOHSEP staff is poised and ready to serve the people of Louisiana at a moment’s notice.
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Parish Emergency Preparedness Contact Info For a complete list of contact information for Parish Offices of Emergency Preparedness throughout the state, please click here.

FOR EMERGENCIES, call 911 in all areas. FOR NON-EMERGENCY INFORMATION AND REFERRALS, CALL 211.

Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
1-800-256-7036 or 225-925-7500

National Weather Service Forecast Office
(New Orleans/Baton Rouge) – 504-522-7330
(Lake Charles) – 337-477-5285

Louisiana State Police
225-925-6325 or *LSP from any cell phone

Louisiana State Police Road Closure Hotline
1-800-469-4828

Louisiana Attorney General Hurricane Hotline
1-800-351-4889

American Red Cross
1-866-GET- INFO (1-866-438-4636)

Cleco Corporation
1-800-622-6537

Entergy
1-800-ENTERGY (1-800-368-3749)
Power Outages: 1-800-9OUTAGE (1-800-968-8243)

Demco
1-800-262-1160

Washington St. Tammany Electric Cooperative
985-643-6612
Power Outages: 1-866-672-9773