Social Security Numbers (SSA) for Domestic Violence Victims
Here is information from the Social Security Administration about getting a new Social Security number for victims of domestic violence.
How To Update Your Social Security Information
This guide provides basic information about how to update name and/or gender marker your social security card with the Social Security Administration (SSA). In the circumstances where updating your social security card is possible, the process is relatively simple and usually can be managed without the help of a lawyer. This guide is intended to provide support to people helping themselves.
Replacing Lost Documents
This resource provides information on how to go about replacing documents lost, destroyed, or damaged during a disaster.
Social Security Benefits
Social Security is a federal insurance program that pays money to workers who have reached retirement age or become disabled, or to certain dependents of workers who have retired, become disabled, or died.
How to Update Your State ID or Driver's License
This guide provides basic information about how to update your name and/or gender marker on your driver's license or identification (ID) with the Louisiana DMV. In the circumstances where updating your driver's license is possible, the process is relatively simple and usually can managed without the help of a lawyer. This guide is intended to provide support to people helping themselves.
Disability Public Benefits
Disability public benefits refer to financial assistance provided by the government to individuals with disabilities. These benefits may include Social Security disability insurance (SSDI), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Medicare, Medicaid, housing assistance, and vocational rehabilitation services. Benefits may also be offered by the state including specialized transportation, home health care, and respite services. In some cases, individuals may also be able to get help with medical expenses, food, utilities, and educational services.
About Public Benefits
This information covers public benefits, which are government-funded programs that help individuals and families in need. Public benefits can include cash and income assistance, health care, food assistance, housing assistance, and tax benefits. Depending on the program, eligibility for public benefits may require a person or family to meet certain income and resource requirements.