The office of U.S. Senator David Vitter built the list of resources below to help those affected by the flood who lost documents in the disaster. If you need help replacing documents, connect to the contacts below for assistance.
Birth and Death Certificates:
Credit Cards – Contact the appropriate issuing institution:
Fraud Alerts or a Credit Freeze:
U.S. Savings Bonds:
Phone: 844-284-2676 (toll-free)
Website: https://www.treasurydirect.br gov/indiv/research/indepth/
Phone: Check with your insurance agent.
Real Estate and Property Records (Mortgage Documents, Deeds, etc.):
Phone: Contact your agent.
Medical and Prescription Records:
Call your doctor; medical and prescription records are tracked electronically.
Proof of Address/Residency:
Contact your local utility company to obtain a recent bill.
National Archives Records:
Website: General: http://www.archives.gov/