Be sure to file for weekly benefits EVERY week that you are not working/work hours have been reduced. If you don’t file weekly, you won’t get paid. If you had issues with your username/password, please try again. Updates have been made to the system. If you are still having difficulty, please email HiRE@lwc.la.gov. Provide name, phone and last 4 of your SSN. Call Center hours are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., 7 days a week.