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Kenny Dicharry Sr., right, talks about the flooding that ravaged his home on Bayou Narcisse Road in Gonzales, La., during Ascension Parish flooding and cleanup on Thurssday August 18, 2016. His sons Karl Dicharry, left, and Kenny Dicharry Jr., center, assist in the teardown for flood recovery.

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG

Lots of people lost lots of stuff in the flood, including important documents.

Here is a list of useful websites and telephone numbers to help you replace them:

SNAP Cards (Food Stamps): 1 (888) 524-3578, dcfs.la.gov/DSNAP

Green cards: (800) 375-5283, uscis.gov/green-card/after-green-card-granted/replace-green-card

Birth and Death Certificates: (225) 342-9500, new.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/635

Louisiana Driver’s Licenses: (888) 214-5367, omv.dps.state.la.us

Bank Checks, ATM/Debit Cards or Safe Deposit Boxes: (877) 275-3342, fdic.gov

Credit Cards – Contact the appropriate issuing institution:

American Express: (800) 327-1267, americanexpress.com/us/content/help/lost-stolen-card.html

Discover: (800) 347-2683, discover.com/credit-cards/help-center/

MasterCard: (800) 627-8372, mastercard.us/en-us/consumers/get-support.html

Visa: (800) 847-2911, usa.visa.com/support/consumer/lost-stolen-card.html

Credit reports: Equifax, Experian or TransUnion: (877) 322-8228, annualcreditreport.com/index.action

Social Security Cards: (800) 772-1213, ssa.gov/ssnumber/

Fraud Alerts or a Credit Freeze: fightidentitytheft.com/security_freeze_louisiana.html

Identity Theft Resource Center: (888) 400-5530, idtheftcenter.org or email info@fightidentitytheft.com.

Medicare Cards: (800) 772-1213, faq.ssa.gov/ics/support/kbanswer.asp?deptID=34019&task=knowledge&questionID=3708

Passports: (877) 487-2778, travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/passports/lost-stolen.html

U.S. Savings Bonds: (844) 284-2676, treasurydirect.gov/indiv/research/indepth/ebonds/res_e_bonds_eereplace.htm

Tax Returns: (800) 829-1040, irs.gov/uac/About-Form-4506T

Military Records: (866) 272-6272, archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/

Proof of Address/Residency: Contact your local utility company to obtain a recent bill.

National Archives Records: (866) 272-6272, archives.gov/preservation/records-emergency/public.html