GOING TO A SHELTER
Check with parish disaster coordinator for available shelters in your area. Find out about adequate amenities/facilities at shelter ahead of time. Carry enough food and water for three days.
IIIDon't expect to be fed by emergency crew.
Take with you medication, firstaid kit and change of clothes.
Wear comfortable footwear such as sneakers or water boots if flooding is likely.
Also take blanket, pillow and sleeping bag.