|Posted on 6/14/2017 3:13:00 AM.|
The Department of Children and Family Services encourages Louisiana residents to pre-register for disaster food stamps in preparation for hurricane season. Kim Matherne with DCFS says pre-registering gets your information in the system and makes things move smoother following a disaster.
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|Posted on 8/22/2016 4:49:00 AM.|
Disaster food stamps are available to flood victims in eight parishes. The eight parishes are East Feliciana, Iberia, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St Landry, Tangipahoa and Vermilion. Governor John Bel Edwards says eligible residents that have last names the begin with the letter A-to-D can can get their benefits at select locations today.
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|Posted on 8/17/2016 10:10:00 AM.|
The Department of Children and Family Services is advising flood victims to pre-register for disaster food stamps. If you experienced loss or damage from the floods, you can apply online at dcfs.la.gov/preregister or call 1-888-LA-HELP-U. DCFS Deputy Assistant Secretary Sammy Guillory says pre-qualifying will make it easier for enrollees receive their emergency food stamps, once DSNAP application sites open.
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|Posted on 3/22/2016 5:03:00 AM.|
The state is handing out disaster food aid to flood victims. Assistant Secretary with the Department of Children and Family Services, Sammy Guillory, says the number of those applying has been steady in the Covington area but not so much in north Louisiana, where it’s rare for the state to provide disaster food stamps.
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