Medicaid Louisiana

Children who are medically complex or technology dependent especially those with a Trach are best served with Legacy Medicaid.

www.medicaid.dhh.louisiana.gov/

My Place Louisiana

Krista Tipton (Children in Nursing Facilities or Specialty Hospitals), Krista.Tipton@la.gov, (601) 259-2646.

http://new.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/faq/category/90

Always have an emergency plan for natural disasters and respiratory crisis but when in doubt call 911

Healthy Louisiana Helpline

Karen Scallan: Provides health and benefits support and advocacy assistance to families of individuals with complex needs. Specializing in advocacy around managed care and health care for individuals with complex needs and I/DD.
https://www.facebook.com/kscallan

State Wide Resources

Social Security Office

https://www.ssa.gov/

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Hudson's Hugs

​Hudson's Helpers is a group of volunteers who wish to provide support to children with extensive medical needs and their families through care packages and any other means possible

www.hudsonshelpers.org


Early Steps 

0-3yrs early intervention to help your child with developmental delays

http://new.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/139

Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilites

(OCDD) (225) 342-0095

​​http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/subhome/11

OCDD Programs such as Waivers & Flexible Family Fund

http://new.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/136 SEE BROCHURE

List of additional resources such as Family Helping Families

http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/138