Federal Disaster Assistance:
Road Closure Info:
Mississippi Emergency Management Agency Center:
In Alabama the number is
Louisiana Office of Emergency Preparedness
Missing Persons Database for New Orleans:
National Help Web Site:
Finding People: www.MSNBC.com and the click on "Connecting After Katrina"
The Coast Guard has also set up a Web site where people who are still in need of rescue, or for those who know of someone in need, can submit information at http://homeport.uscg.mil.
Keesler Air Force Base Info
Beach Care Services (Panama City Beach)
Temporary office inside PCB Embroidery
7934 Front Beach Road
Panama City Beach, Florida
Noon-5pm Mondays, Wednesdays
9a-5p Tuesday, Thursday, Fridays
American Red Cross
Red Cross Shelter Locations:
Bay County Fairgrounds Highway 98 in Cedar Grove (just east of Panama City)
Washington County--1424 Jackson Avenue (Highway 90) in Chipley
Holmes County:--Holmes County Agriculture Center, Highway 90 just east of Bonifay
Walton County--in Defuniak Springs at the National Guard Armory on North 9th Street.
The Laguna Beach Christian Retreat at Panama City Beach has opened its doors as a shelter for the storm's evacuees. The retreat will provide shelter and three hot meals a day for several hundred people. It is not a Red Cross Shelter. It’s located on Front Beach Road about three miles west of State Road 79. Their phone number is 234-2502.