The Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness wants you to be safe this hurricane season. As you are gearing up for Hurricane Laura and it's aftermath, remember that help is at your fingertips. The free 'Get A Game Plan' App is available through the App Store or Google Play, and contains important emergency plans for Louisiana families, kids, businesses, and mitigation.

There is a wealth of information that you can use during weather emergencies, including evacuation information, important numbers, how to prepare an emergency kit, what to bring with you in case you have to evacuate, and how to get or receive help after the event is over. It also will keep you up to date on official news from our Governor during the weather event. And they also provide important links to organizations like the Salvation Army, the American Red Cross, United Way, and NOAA., among others.

They even have podcasts with valuable information for you to listen to.It's never too late to stay up to date with hurricane info, so download the app today, and good luck to all my fellow Louisiana citizens during Hurricane Laura. Y'all be safe out there.