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FEMA mobile registration centers to reopen Friday

Posted at 4:31 PM, Oct 29, 2020

FEMA Mobile Registration Intake Centers (MRICs) will reopen in Acadia Parish on Friday.

The centers are located at:

Point Church
800 South Main Street
Church Point
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on Friday-Saturday (10/30-10/31), Monday (11/2)

Love of Christ Church
1120 West Hutchinson Avenue
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday-Wednesday (11/3-11/4)

The MRICs are operated by FEMA personnel and serve as a point of registration and information for eligible individuals and families that sustained damage during Hurricanes Laura and Delta. Walk-up services are provided; no document services are provided. The centers operate under strict COVID-19 protocols to ensure visitors are safe. Face masks/coverings are required for entry.

Survivors may also register for federal disaster assistance:

Online at
By downloading the FEMA app to a smartphone or tablet, or
By calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 (TTY 800-462-7585). Helpline operators are also available to answer questions about applications already submitted.

Information that may be useful to have when you register includes:

Address of the damaged primary dwelling where the damage occurred
Current mailing address
Current telephone number
Insurance information and description of disaster-caused damage and loss
Total household annual income
Names and birth dates of family members who live in the household
Name and Social Security number of co-applicant (if applicable)
Routing and account number for checking or savings account so FEMA may directly transfer disaster assistance funds

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