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Some parishes offering free meals, supplies to storm victims

1 week 2 days 23 hours ago Monday, September 06 2021 Sep 6, 2021 September 06, 2021 1:30 PM September 06, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

Some parishes in parts of southeast Louisiana hit hardest by Hurricane Ida are offering free food, water, ice and other supplies to those impacted by Hurricane Ida.

**POD is not open at this time, but is being staged

Ascension Parish

 GOHSEP and the Louisiana National Guard will offer tarps, water, ice, and Meals Ready to Eat (MREs) free to those in need. 

- Lemann Center in Donaldsonville (begins noon Friday)

EBR Community Recharge Stations from Thursday, September 2 to Saturday, September 4:

-Frank Sotile, Jr. Pavilion - 2162 Thibaut Dr, Donaldsonville, LA 70346

Assumption Parish

-Food and water are available Wednesday at Assumption Parish Community Center in Napoleonville (4910 Hwy. 308) starting at 10 a.m.

EBR Community Recharge Stations from Thursday, September 2 to Saturday, September 4:

-Virginia Baptist Church located at 150 Virginia St., Belle Rose, starting at noon Sunday

-Bayou L'Ourse Recreation Center - 1213 LA-662, Morgan City, LA 70380

Baker

-Bagged ice is available at Baker High School (3200 Groom Rd.) whiles supplies last.

East Baton Rouge

EBR Community Recharge Stations from Thursday, September 2 to Saturday, September 4:

Each site has air conditioning, WiFi, stations for recharging electronic devices, and food & water while supplies last. Everyone is asked to wear a mask. More Community Recharge Stations could open as community centers regain power.

-MLK Community Center in partnership with Councilman Lamont Cole

4000 Gus Young Ave.

Open Noon-6pm

Lunch 1:30pm

Dinner 5:30pm

-Leo S Butler Community Center in partnership with Councilwoman Carolyn Coleman

950 E Washington St.

Open 8am-6pm

Breakfast 10am

Lunch 1:30pm

Dinner 5:30pm

-Jewel J Newman Community Center in partnership with Councilwoman Chauna Banks

2013 Central Rd.

Open Noon-6pm

Lunch 1:30pm

Dinner 5:30pm

-Paula G Manship YMCA in partnership with Councilwoman Laurie Adams, the Salvation Army and Together Baton Rouge

8100 YMCA Plaza Dr

Lunch 1:30pm

Dinner 5:30pm

EBR Drive-Up Community Feeding site for Friday, September 3:

-Woodlawn Baptist Church in partnership with Councilman Dwight Hudson and the Salvation Army

5805 Jones Creek Rd

Lunch 1:30pm

Dinner 5:30pm

Jefferson Parish

-Mercy Chefs will be serving lunch from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and dinner from 5–6:30 p.m. at the Metairie/New Orleans Campus of Celebration Church.

-Mercy Chefs will be serving lunch and dinner at Church of the King in Kenner. 

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-John Bright Playground - Ney Rey Park, 3401 Cleary Ave, Metairie, LA 70002

-Alario Center - 2000 Segnette Blvd, Westwego, LA 70094

-Zephyr Field - 6000 Airline Dr, Metairie, LA 70003

-Helen Cox High School - 2200 Lapalco Blvd, Harvey, LA 70058

Lafourche Parish 

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church - 723 N Bayou Dr, Golden Meadow, LA 70357

-Raceland Ag Center - 115 Texas Street, Raceland, LA 70394

-Thibodaux Family Church - 785 N Canal Blvd, Thibodaux, LA 70301

-Larose Civic Center - 307 E 5th St, Larose, LA 70373 - 806 Crescent Ave, Lockport, LA 70374

-Lockport Volunteer Fire Department - 806 Crescent Ave, Lockport, LA 70374

-Choctaw Volunteer Fire Station** - 2854 Choctaw Rd, Thibodaux, LA 70301

-Bayou Blue Recreation Center** - 200 Mazerac St, Houma, LA 70364

Livingston Parish

-Free bags of ice are being given out at an Exxon gas station in Denham Springs (2366 S. Range Ave.)

-Free supplies being distributed Thursday in Albertsons parking lot at 402 S Range Ave. in Denham Springs.

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-AmVets - 26890 LA-42, Springfield, LA 70462

-Bethlehem Baptist Church - 29350 S. Montpelier Ave, Albany, LA 70711

-Albertson's - 402 South Range Ave, Denham Springs, LA 70726

-Killian Baptist Church** - 27994 LA-22, Springfield, LA 70462

-St. Joseph Catholic Church** - 15710 La Hwy 16, French Settlement, LA 70733

Orleans Parish

-Mercy Chefs will be serving lunch and dinner at the Bethany Church on Canal Street in New Orleans. 

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Lyons Recreation Center - 624 Louisiana Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115

-Joe Brown Park - 5601 Read Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70127

-Louis Armstrong Park - 701 N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70116

-Skelly Rupp Stadium - 2515 Vespasian Blvd. New Orleans, LA 70114

-Wesley Barrow Stadium - 6500 Press Dr, New Orleans, LA 70126

-YMCA New Orleans**

Plaquemines Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Percy Griffin Community Center - 15577 Highway 15, Davant, LA 70040

-Plaquemines Parish Government Complex - 333 F Edward Hebert Blvd, Belle Chasse, LA 70037

St. Bernard Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Tractor Supply - 2505 Archbishop Philip M Hannan Blvd, Meraux, LA 70075

St. Charles Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Jerusalem Shriner Center - 1940 Ormond Blvd, Destrehan, LA 70047

-Westbank Bridge Park - 13825 River Rd, Luling, LA 70070

St. Helena Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

First Ward Voting Precinct (6 x Micro POD)

St. James Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Sacred Heart Church - 616 E Main St, Gramercy, LA 70052

-St. James High School - 22187 LA-20, Vacherie, LA 70090

St. John Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Mercy Chefs will be serving lunch and dinner at the New Wine Christian Fellowship in LaPlace.

-Mercy Chefs will be serving lunch at Celebration Church: River Parishes campus in LaPlace. 

-West St. John High School - 480 LA-3127, Edgard, LA 70049

-Regala Park - 194 Regala Park Rd, Reserve, LA 70084

-Garyville / Mt. Airy Math and Science Magnet School - 240 LA-54, Garyville, LA 70051

St. Tammany Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Fritchie Park - 905 W Howze Beach Rd, Slidell, LA 70458

-First Baptist Church - 16333 LA-1085, Covington, LA 70433

Tangipahoa Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Ponchatoula Walmart - 1331 US-51, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 (4 x Micro POD)

-Hammond Walmart - 2799 W Thomas St, Hammond, LA 70401 (4 x Micro POD)

Terrebonne Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center - 346 Civic Center Blvd, Houma, LA 70360

-Montegut Recreation Center - 107 Recreation Dr, Montegut, LA 70377

-Grand Caillou Fire Department - 4717 Grand Caillou Rd, Houma, LA 70363

-Ward 7 Citizens Club - 5006 LA-56, Chauvin, LA 70344

-Bayou Dularge Volunteer Fire Department - 1767 Bayou Dularge Rd, Theriot, LA 70397

-South Terrebonne High School - 3879 LA-24, Bourg, LA 70343

-Donner Community Center** - 361 Azalea Dr, Donner, LA 70352

-Point-Aux-Chenes**

-Living Word Church** - 1916 LA-311, Schriever, LA 70395

Washington Parish

Water, MREs and tarps will be available at the following locations:

-Northshore Charter School - 111 Walker St, Bogalusa, LA 70427

-Franklinton High School - 1 Demon Cir, Franklinton, LA 70438

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