Cameron Parish / Office of Emergency Preparedness

Address

148 Smith Circle
Cameron, LA 70631

(337) 775-7048

parishofcameron.net

Date of Official Change:

February 10, 2016

AKA:

Cameron Parish OEP

Description:

This office is responsible for the preparation before an event occurs, the responding and managing of an event, and the supporting and rebuilding after an event. Response relies in part on the perception of risk of those exposed. Effective emergency management relies on thorough integration of emergency plans at all levels of government and non-government involvement. Activities at each level (individual, group, community) affect the other levels.

Our Services:
Central point for emergency planning within the Parish
Plans and participates in a myriad of emergency drills
Maintain and operate the Emergency Operations Center for use by officials during
emergency situations
Work closely with local emergency organizations including Southwest Louisiana Mutual Aid Association, Community Awareness and Emergency Response /CAER, Local Emergency Planning Committee/LEPC, the Southwest Louisiana Hurricane Task Force, Louisiana Office of Emergency Preparedness and the American Red Cross. OEP is the central coordinating agency for all outside assistance in emergency situations Federal Emergency Management Agency/FEMA and the National Response Commission/NRC.

Continuing education in modern emergency management techniques, practices and procedures Public awareness of hazards through promotional campaigns, publications, and speaking engagements.

*disaster*

Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

Intake Process:

None

Program Fees:

None

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

None

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

February 10, 2016

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

148 Smith Circle
Cameron, LA 70631

Mailing

PO Box 374
Cameron, LA 70631

Contacts

Available Staff

Primary Contact

Danny Lavergne

Phone Numbers

Main Phone

(337) 775-7048

Fax

(337) 775-7043

Legal Status:

City/County(Parish)

Geography Served

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