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
Office for Citizens with Developmental Disabilites
(OCDD) (225) 342-0095
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
Always have an emergency plan for natural disasters and respiratory crisis but when in doubt call 911
Social Security Office
My Place Louisiana
Krista Tipton (Children in Nursing Facilities or Specialty Hospitals), Krista.Tipton@la.gov, (601) 259-2646.
Louisiana Help Line for Medicaid and Healthy LA
Special Needs & Parent Support Services of LA, LLC provides heath and benefits information, navigation, support, and advocacy assistance to individuals with disabilities, complex needs, the elderly, and their families. Specializing in advocacy aound managed care and health care, Medicaid and waivers for individuals with complex needs and I/DD. Contact Karen Scallan at504-300-5117 or messenger via https://www.facebook.com/SNAPSSLa/o families of individuals with complex needs. Specializing in advocacy around managed care and health care for individuals with complex needs and I/DD.
Children who are medically complex or technology dependent especially those with a Trach are best served with Legacy Medicaid.