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BIALA Resource Guide for Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

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Arc of Louisiana

 Nationwide
Baton Rouge
, LA
225- 383-1033

The Arc of Louisiana advocates with and for all people with intellectual and related developmental disabilities and their families so that they shall live to their fullest potential.

Bayou Land Families Helping Families

 Nationwide
Thibodaux
, LA
985-447-4461

Family Voices aims to achieve family-centered care for all children and youth with special health care needs and/or disabilities ; they provide families resources and support to make decisions, advocate for improved public and private policies, build partnerships among families and professionals, and are a trusted resource on health care. Region III/serving parishes of Assumption, Lafourche, St. Charles, St. James, St. John, St. Mary, Terrebonne

Disability Rights Louisiana

 Nationwide
New Orleans
, LA
504-522-2337

The Disability Rights Center serves the state of Louisiana and protects, empowers, and advocates for the rights of people with disabilities and seniors, in order that they may live an integrated life in the community, free from abuse, neglect and exploitation.

Disability Secrets

 Nationwide
Nation Wide
1 (855) 747-6075

Helping people navigate the disability world since 2010. We work with in-the-field disability experts to provide legal information that helps guide people through the journey of getting disability benefits.Legal and disability assistance

Family Voices Louisiana

 Nationwide
New Orleans
, LA
504-299-9175

Family Voices, a national grassroots network of families and friends, advocates for health care services for all children and youth with special health care needs.

Government Benefits

 Nationwide
Nation Wide

Website to assist with government benefits

Governor's Office of Disability Affairs

 Nationwide
Baton Rouge
, LA
225-219-7550

Great asset for individuals with disabilities through the governor of Louisiana’s office

Governor's Office of Elderly Affairs

 Nationwide
Baton Rouge
, LA
225-342-7100

Louisiana organization that helps with elderly affairs.

Jefferson & Orleans Parish Medicaid

 Nationwide
New Orleans
, LA
225-342-9500

Medicaid office

Louisiana Citizens for Action Now (LaCAN)

 Nationwide
Baton Rouge
, LA
225-342-6804

LaCAN is a statewide grassroots network of individuals, families and advocates who have worked together since 1988 advocating for a service system that supports individuals with disabilities to live in their own homes rather than having to be segregated from their communities in a facility to receive support.