Hurricane Ida - Disaster Case Management

Hurricane Ida Disaster Recovery Program (IDA DR-4611)

Are you having trouble recovering from Hurricane Ida, and need assistance? The Hurricane Ida Disaster Case Management Program connects survivors with available resources and provides free advice to help meet their remaining needs. The program has created regions where case managers can offer localized help.

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Program Overview

Hurricane Ida made landfall in southeast Louisiana on Aug. 29, 2021, as a destructive Category 4 storm near Port Fourchon. Following the hurricane, 25 parishes were declared major federal disaster areas.

While many programs are available to assist with disaster recovery, survivors may still need help rebuilding their lives. To provide survivors with assistance to meet their remaining needs, the program has created regions where case managers can offer localized help.

What types of help can the Hurricane Ida Disaster Case Management Program provide?

  • Recovery plan assistance
  • Application assistance for FEMA, SBA, and insurance
  • Access to local resources
  • Home repairs for damage caused by Hurricane Ida
  • Utilities or storage assistance
  • Temporary housing
  • Food
  • Access to health care, health insurance, or health-related needs
  • Access to mental and behavioral health resources
  • Help finding employment
  • Assess financial issues
  • Transportation needs related to Hurricane Ida
  • Senior services
  • Legal services
  • Clothing or furniture to replace items damaged by Hurricane Ida

Who is eligible?

Anyone with remaining needs who lived in one of the 25 eligible parishes and was affected by Hurricane Ida.

Survivors can also contact the local case management organizations in their area directly:

Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, Tangipahoa, Washington, West Baton Rouge, and West Feliciana 

  • Catholic Charities of Baton Rouge
  • Phone: 1-800-560-0200


Orleans, St. Charles, St. John the Baptist, and St. Tammany

  • Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans
  • Phone: 1-985-605-5846


Assumption, Iberville, Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, and St. James 

  • Endeavors
  • Phone: 1-504-224-4622


Iberia, Lafourche, St. Martin, St. Mary, and Terrebonne

  • Workforce Group
  • Phone: 1-985-302-0135