Resources for Louisiana Residents

Additional Information:

Report Damage:

  • Use MEMA’s self-report tool to submit damage
    • Please only use this tool to report structural damage to homes and/or businesses.
    • *This is a data-collection tool to help conduct damage assessments, NOT an application for financial assistance.
  • Or report damage directly to your County EMA Director

Hurricane Ida Recovery Process:


  • If you believe you’re a victim of fraud, report it immediately to the police!
  • You can also contact the FEMA Fraud Investigations and Inspections Division at 1-866-223-0814 or

  • Barns on the Mississippi State Fairgrounds located at 1207 Mississippi Street in Jackson are open to shelter animals and livestock. Barns 7 and 8 are open for small animals, and Barn 23 is open for large animals.  Those wanting to utilize the barns for shelter are asked to call Greg Young at 601-214-1344 or Justin Pettway at 601-749-1668.