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Local Groups Unite to Collect & Distribute Medical Supplies for COVID-19

Call 337-721-4025 with questions and info

Post Date:03/30/2020 9:45 AM

The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Medical Reserve Corps is accepting donations for critical medical supplies needed for the COVID-19 response efforts. This process is being done in coordination with the Medical Reserve Corps, Lake Area Industry Alliance and the Region Five Health and Medical Coalition.

Needed items include:

  • Surgical masks
  • N-95 masks (Refer to CDC PPE recommendations)
  • Surgical gowns
  • Gloves
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Sterile wipes
  • Face shields

No supplies outside this list will be accepted at this time.

Industries, individuals, businesses or other organizations are encouraged to call 721-4025 or email covid19medsupply@calcasieuparish.gov if they are interested in donating items. The donations will be screened to ensure the items meet criteria. A time and location for delivery will then be arranged.

Medical providers in need of supplies will have an unpublished number to call and request items as needed.