Creative Relief provides resources and recovery for artists, arts organizations, and the creative community of greater Baton Rouge in the event of a disaster or emergency.

Creative Relief also coordinates artists volunteers to serve the community following a disaster or emergency. 

If you are an artist seeking resources, click here:

If you would like to make an impact by supporting Creative Relief, you can make a donation here:


In the event of a weather event, emergency, or other disaster,

STAY INFORMED through our local media outlets and the following sources:

Louisiana Emergency Alert System
"This is a test of the Emergency Alert System -- this is only a test...." This is the new test script that you will occasionally hear on your favorite broadcast station or your local cable system. read more

Louisiana Public Broadcasting Emergency Alert System (EAS)
Communications personnel will find information regarding Emergency Alert System Procedures for the state of Louisiana. read more

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES)
The Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES), is a public service provided by a reserve (volunteer) group of Amateur Radio (Ham Radio) Operators that is administered by local, county and state emergency management agencies, and supported by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) of the United States government. read more

Hurricane Information
The State Of Louisiana's official website for dissemination of information concerning hurricanes. This website was established to provide the latest information and resources regarding relief and assistance provided by the state government for citizens impacted by current hurricanes and tropical storms. read more

Further information can be found at


NOAA Hurricane Tracking

WAFB Channel 9

WBRZ Channel 2

The Advocate




For more information, or to volunteer, contact Ashley Fabre at

Creative Relief is here to provide resources to artists, arts organizations, and the creative community in the event of an emergency or disaster for the parishes the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge serves, which include:  Ascension, East Baton Rouge (the organization’s domicile), West Baton Rouge, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Feliciana, East Feliciana, Livingston, St. Helena, Tangipahoa, and Washington.