Financial institutions, welfare, and housing all require certain identity documentation. Here is some information about getting these documents and protecting your address.
- Address Confidentiality Program – This program helps participants keep their home, work and /or school address secret by providing a substitute mailing address.
- Birth Certificates and Other Vital Records – Some states allow you to apply for these documents online using a major credit card. Work with an advocate to discuss safety strategies when applying for identity documents.
- Immigrants & Undocumented Individuals – Information on benefits and resources available for immigrants and undocumented victims of abuse.
- Passports – Information on obtaining or renewing your passport.