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Media Advisory - Disaster Recovery Center to Open in St. Martin Parish; From November 18th all DRCs Will Change Operating Hours; The DRC in Cameron Parish to Close

Release Date:
November 17, 2020

BATON ROUGE, La.  – Hours of operation for all Disaster Recovery Centers will be Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. closed on Sundays effective Nov. 18.


A Disaster Recovery Center will open in Breaux Bridge to help hurricane survivors Nov. 19.


No appointments are necessary. This center will be open Monday through Friday; hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The center is at:


Parc Hardy

1290 Rees Street

Breaux Bridge, LA 70517


The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Bell City, Cameron Parish, will close Nov. 18 at 5:00 p.m. This center is at:


Cameron Prairie National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Highway 1428, LA 27

Bell City, LA 70630


In order to ensure everyone’s safety, the centers operate under strict COVID-19 guidelines. Everyone wears masks or face coverings and social distancing is practiced. FEMA employees can answer your questions, check on your application and accept documents to scan them into the registration system and return them to you immediately.


Additional centers are open in Louisiana. Survivors may visit any open center in the state. To locate the closest, visit www.DisasterAssistance.gov or by downloading the FEMA app.


Survivors do not need to visit a center to apply or update their application. To ask individual questions or submit information:



For the latest information on Hurricane Laura, visit fema.gov/disaster/4559. Or, for Hurricane Delta, visit fema.gov/disaster/4570. Follow the FEMA Region 6 Twitter account at twitter.com/FEMARegion6

Last updated March 17, 2021