President Donald Trump has approved Gov. John Bel Edwards’ request for a major disaster declaration following Hurricane Laura.
All parishes have been approved for public assistance category B (emergency protective measures), including direct federal assistance.
Currently only people in five parishes can register for FEMA Aid granting Individual Assistance for people who were affected in Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis parishes.
You can read more about the disaster declaration here. https://www.fema.gov/disaster/4559