The drive-thru Disaster Recovery Center at the War Memorial Civic Center in Deridder will now be closed Sundays.
The center is staffed with FEMA personnel who are available to scan documents, assist with registration and answer questions about disaster-assistance programs. The center 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. The drive-thru center is located at:
War Memorial Civic Center
250 W. 7th St., DeRidder, La. 70634
Open Monday through Saturday from 7a.m. to 5p.m. Additional centers are open in Louisiana. Survivors may visit any open center.
To locate the closest center, call the FEMA Helpline, 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585, visit www.DisasterAssistance.govoregateway.fema.gov/ESF6/DRCLocator or download the FEMA Mobile App at fema.gov/about/news-multimedia/app.