Creating a My Social Security Account will allow you to review your earnings statement to make sure there are no errors in your work history that could have an impact on your eligibility for Disability Insurance Benefits. You can also use your account to update your contact information and banking information with Social Security and also check the status of your claim for benefits.
The Family Health Centers offer low-fee medical care and have clinics located in several locations around Louisville.*
The UofL Healthcare organization has a variety of specialty clinics that offer low-fee medical services including general medical care, pain management, and psychiatric treatment.*
Centerstone offers low fee mental health treatment, counseling services, developmental disabilities services, and substance abuse rehabilitation services. Their facilities are located throughout the Jefferson county area and surrounding counties. If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, you should contact their crisis hotline at 502-589-4313. To make an appointment, contact their appointment line at 502-589-1100 or visit their website. *
The Kentucky Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly called “Food Stamps”) assists low-income Kentucky families who meet certain requirements to purchase groceries. Check your eligibility for benefits by contacting their hotline at 855-306-8959 or visit their website to complete an application.
KY Office of Vocational Rehabilitation offers a variety of programs designed to help disabled persons get back to work. Some examples are job training, vocational testing, job placement services
The Louisville Center for Women & Families has several programs designed to assist families experiencing domestic violence situations including family shelters and counseling services.
Transit Authority of River City (TARC) sponsors a program called TARC3 designed to assist disabled persons who are not able to use the public bus to meet their transportation needs. To find out if you qualify for services contact them at 502-213-3217 or visit their website.
If you are experiencing difficulty paying your utility bills you may qualify for special assistance through Louisville Gas & Electric heating assistance program. To find out if you qualify contact their assistance line at 502-589-1444 or visit their website.
*Please note that Harrell Law, PLLC does not directly endorse any individual medical professional or clinic