Emergency Preparedness

The Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness is responsible for establishing and maintaining preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery actions for St. Landry Parish in the event of a natural or man-made disaster. This task is accomplished through the development of a parish-wide emergency operations plan, providing public education and coordinating with other agencies to provide training, resources and response to emergencies.

St. Landry Parish Emergency Operations Plan

Updates on area emergencies and severe weather are given on the Facebook timeline for St. Landry Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.

All correspondence and questions should be directed as indicated below:

780 Highway 742
Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
Phone: 337-948-7177
Fax: 337-948-9139

Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Director: Lisa Vidrine