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Hurricane Ida: Disaster Aid (2021)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-11-12

Duration: 00:05:50

Subjects: Hurricane Ida, 2021 | Disaster response and recovery | United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Custer, Nate Interviewee


This segment from the November 12, 2021, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s on-set interview with Nate Custer, a public information officer with FEMA. He discusses: FEMA’s role in providing disaster aid for emergency home repairs and temporary housing assistance after a natural disaster like Hurricane Ida; the importance of registering with FEMA after a storm hits; and what to do if a claim is denied.