FEMA: Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Springfield

BATON ROUGE, La. – A Disaster Recovery Center is now open at AMVETS Post 68 in Springfield to help survivors
affected by Hurricane Ida. Survivors can meet with FEMA and U.S. Small Business Administration specialists to get
help with their disaster assistance applications, upload documents and get questions answered about federal
disaster aid.

The center is located at:
AMVETS Post 68
26890 Hwy. 42
Springfield, LA 70462
Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday-Thursday; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday
Closed Sunday

For other details, check the FEMA app (under Disaster Resources, select Talk to FEMA in Person) or visit the
FEMA.gov/DRC for a complete list of DRCs currently open in Louisiana. All centers will follow COVID-19 precautions.
Masks will be required by both FEMA specialists and survivors.

For the latest information visit fema.gov/disaster/4611. Follow the FEMA Region 6 Twitter account at
twitter.com/FEMARegion6 or on Facebook at facebook.com/FEMARegion6/.
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