ID Regulations

In order to provide services at one of our locations, we require proof of identification (ID) before treating you. This is part of a Federal law aimed at preventing identity theft

When you come, you must bring the following:

1 “Picture ID” AND 1 “Insurance Card” OR 1 “Picture ID” AND 2 “Other IDs”
  • Driver’s license
  • Passport
  • State photo ID card
  • Military ID
  • Work ID card
  • ID from NCDC
  • Social Security Card
  • Birth certificate
  • Utility bill (electric, gas, phone, cable, or water)
  • Tax bill or statement
  • W2 or Income tax return
  • Credit card
  • ATM card
  • Library card
  • Voter registration card
  • Apartment lease
  • School record signed by Principal
  • Insurance policy (life, health, property, or auto)
  • Letter from homeless shelter
  • Computer printed check stub

Remember …

  • If your “Picture ID” has an old address on it, you must bring an extra “Other ID” that shows your correct address.
  • For a child under 18 to get treatment, we must have proof of ID for their parent or guardian (see above).
  • If you have not been to one of our locations for more than 3 months, you will need to bring proof of ID again.

If you are not from the United States and need help to get proper ID, please call Northeastern Community Development Corporation (NCDC), at (252) 331-1601.

If You Need a State Photo ID

You can get a state photo ID for $10, from:

North Carolina DMV
1164 S. Highway 17
Elizabeth City
(252) 331-4776
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

You will need …

1 “Proof of Residency” AND 1 “Proof of Age and Identity” AND 1 Social Security Card

OR

1 “Proof of Residency” AND 1 “Proof of Age and Identity” AND document from U.S. Government showing you are in the U.S.A. legally

Proof of Residency (need 1) Proof of Age and Identity (need 1)
  • NC driver’s license
  • Passport
    Military orders or letter from Veterans Administration
  • INS documents
  • Matricula Consular from Government of Mexico
  • Letter from Social Security
  • Property tax statement
  • Library card
  • Voter registration card
  • Apartment lease
  • Utility bill (electric, gas, phone,  cable, or water)
  • School record signed by Principal
  • Insurance policy (life, health, property, or auto)
  • Letter from homeless shelter
  • Computer printed check stub
  • Driver’s license or State ID from another state
  • Passport
  • Military ID
  • Certified Birth Certificate
  • NC School Registration record signed by school official
  • Report of Consular Birth Abroad

If You Think Someone Has Stolen Your ID

  • Call in a “Fraud Alert” to one of these credit reporting companies:
    Equifax: 1-800-525-6285
    Experian: 1-888-397-3742
    TransUnion: 1-800-680-7289
  • Close any accounts in your name that someone else might have opened
  • File a report with the police
  • Report it to the Federal Trade Commission, at ftc.gov/idtheft, or call 1-877-438-4338