Louisiana Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

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Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
Louisiana Commission on Human Rights
225.342.6969
www.gov.louisiana.gov/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&cpid=45

State Health Care Coverage Facts
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute
https://ccf.georgetown.edu/state-childrens-health-facts/

Unemployment Agency
Louisiana Workforce Commission
225.342.3111
www.laworks.net/Homepage.asp

Vocational Rehabilitation
Louisiana,Workforce Commission, Rehabilitation Services Division
225.342.3111
www.laworks.net/workforceDev/LRS/LRS_Rehabilitation.asp

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Health Insurance

Louisiana Health  Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
800.318.2596
www.healthcare.gov/

Louisiana Department of Insurance
225.342.5900 or 800.259.5300
www.ldi.louisiana.gov

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-Louisiana
Louisiana Department of Insurance
225.342.5900 or 800.259.5300
www.ldi.louisiana.gov

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
LaCHIP
877.252.2447
www.bhsfweb.dhh.louisiana.gov/LaCHIP/

Find Health & Dental Coverage For Your Family
InsureKids.gov
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/la/index.html

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Medicaid Programs

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Louisiana Medicaid
888.342.6207
www.new.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/subhome/1/n/331

Louisiana Health Insurance Premium Payment Program (LaHIPP)
888.695.2447
www.caregiver.org/louisianas-health-insurance-premium-payment-program-lahipp

Department of Public Social Services
www.ladpss.org/dpss/ihss

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Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
800.259.5300
http://www.ldi.la.gov/consumers/senior-health-shiip

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