For information concerning Hurricane Katrina assistance services being offered in surrounding states, visit the following state Web sites or links posted on the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals’ Emergency News Web site at


  • LOUISIANA- Emergency News 

  • TEXAS- Hurricane Katrina Information and Resources

  • ARKANSAS- Katrina Assistance Relief Effort

  • MISSISSIPPI- “After The Storm Essential Health and Safety Notices” 


These state sites provide information on Hurricane Katrina-related topics such as:


·           County/Community Boil Water Notices

·           Donations/Volunteers

·           WIC Services

·           School Immunization Services

·           Shelter Information, and

·           Local Health Sources


For more information on the recovery efforts following Hurricane Katrina,