AMERICAN RED CROSS - Sept. 5, 2012
With hundreds still unable to return home, the American Red Cross continues to provide extensive relief, including food, shelter, relief and clean-up supplies and comfort for people affected by Hurricane Isaac. Red Cross shelters remain available for anyone in need. For the latest information on shelter and food, call 211 or use the Red Cross Hurricane App. The following is an updated list of shelters and fixed feeding stations.
Food is provided at all shelter.
ASCENSION: Lamar Dixon Exposition Center: 9039 Saint Landry Avenue, Gonzales ,LA 70737
JEFFERSON: Kings Grant Playground: 38085 15th St. Harvey ,LA 70058 Little Farms Playground: 10301 S Park St. New Orleans ,LA 70123 Mike Miley Playground: 6716 W. Metairie Ave. Metairie ,LA 70003 Pard Playground: 5185 Eighty Arpent Rd. Marrero ,LA 70072
LIVINGSTON PARISH: Amvets 68: 26890 Highway 42, Springfield, LA 70462
ORLEANS PARISH:St. Bernard Recreation Center: 1500 Lafreniere St., New Orleans, LA 70122
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH: St . John Community Center: 2900 Highway 51, Laplace, 70068.
ST. TAMMANY PARISH: Aldersgate United Methodist Church: 360 Robert Blvd., Slidell
TANGIPAHOA PARISH: Immanuel Baptist Church: 1503 Pecan Street, Hammond, LA 70401
WASHINGTON PARISH: Hillcrest Baptist Church: 2201 Washington Street, Franklinton, LA 70438
Fixed Feeding Sites
- Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 360 Robert Blvd., Slidell
- Lacomb Jon Davis Park, 61100 N. 12th St., Lacomb
- Bedico Baptist Church, 28156 Louisiana 22, Ponchatoula
- Orleans Parish
- Sampson Park, 3101 Louisa Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126 (Upper Ninth Ward)
- Stallings Center Park, 4300 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117 (Ninth Ward)
- Fire Engine 20, 425 Opelousas Avenue, New Orleans LA (Westbank)
- Norwood Thompson Playground, 7200 Forshey St., New Orleans, LA, 70125 (Hollygrove/Gert Town)
- McCue Park 2600 Eads St., New Orleans, LA, 70117 (Gentilly)
- A.L. Davis Playground, 2600 Lasalle St, New Orleans, LA 70113 (Central City)
- East Shore Park, 14600 Curran Road, New Orleans, Louisiana (New Orleans East)
All Red Cross disaster assistance is free and made possible by voluntary donations of time and money from the American people. You can help the victims of Hurricane Isaac and other disaster events in Louisiana by making a financial gift to American Red Cross. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for and provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance in response to disasters. To make a contribution to your Red Cross call 1-800-RED-CROSS or donate online at www.arcno.org. Follow us at @RedcrossSELA.
About the American Red Cross: The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies more than 40 percent of the nation's that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or join our blog at blog.redcross.org.