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State partners with Louisiana 211 to provide residents with vital info ahead Tropical Storm Barry

Posted at 9:56 PM, Jul 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-12 22:56:30-04

Anyone looking for shelter from Barry can call 211 or text LASHELTER to 898211 for the most current shelter information. This information will be updated as it becomes available.

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services is also working with 211 and the Louisiana Association of United Ways to provide vital information.

This free service is available to all Louisiana residents and is available 24/7.

Residents are asked to bring their identification, medications, and other essential items.

Not all shelters can accommodate pets, so for questions about pet sheltering, contact your local Office of Emergency Preparedness.