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Recovery Center changes in Calcasieu Parish

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Posted at 10:39 AM, Nov 30, 2020

A drive-thru Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open Dec. 3 in Iowa to help hurricanes Laura and Delta survivors.

The DRC operates under strict COVID-19 protocols to ensure visitors are safe. Masks or face coverings are required for entry and service. Survivors remain in their cars. A specialist wearing a face mask will receive documents through the window and return them.

No appointment is necessary. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and closed on Sunday.

The drive-thru center is operating at:
Lawrence Toups Memorial Park
115 N Thompson Ave. Iowa, LA 70647

The DRC in Moss Bluff will close at 5 p.m. Dec 1. Moss Bluff Senior Center 2868 US Hwy 171 N Moss Bluff, LA 70611

Additional centers are open in Louisiana. Survivors may visit any open center.

To locate the closest center, or check on the status of a DRC prior to a visit to ensure the facility is open,

Survivors don’t need to visit a drive-thru center to apply or update their application.

To ask individual questions or submit information: Call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585, visit or download the FEMA Mobile App at

For the latest information on Hurricane Laura, visit for Hurricane Delta, visit Or, follow the FEMA Region 6 Twitter account at