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Click here for resources and information for victims of the recent flooding, including links to apply for DSNAP benefits, FEMA damages registration, shelter information, flood insurance resources and much more.

Extended call-center office hours to accept DUA claims

LWC staff members will answer calls made to 1-866-783-5567 to accept disaster unemployment assistance (DUA) claims from 6:30 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. until further notice. Individuals can also file online through the LWC's HiRE (Helping Individuals Reach Employment) portal.

Update HiRE Debit Card Information

If you need a replacement debit card, due to being relocated from the weather, please call U.S. Bank at 1-855-282-6161 or 1-855-274-0354.

Notice for displaced Workers' Compensation recipients.

Due to continued severe weather, all displaced Workers’ Compensation recipients receiving indemnity benefits must contact your authorized insurance company to advise them where to send your indemnity check. State officials continue to monitor weather conditions throughout the state and updates will be posted as new information is received.

Please click here for the Authorized Insurance Company list.

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