Agency: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO. CANCER CENTER (CSH)
Provides a free statewide smoking cessation helpline. Offers self-help materials, one-on-one counseling to quit smoking, and referrals to local programs.Also offers opportunity to participate in ongoing research projects on a variety of topics, and specialized assistance for teens, pregnant women, and those using smokeless tobacco.
Offers confidential, one-on-one emotional support to adult cancer patients and their families. Support provided via telephone by trained volunteers who had a similar cancer experience, recovered, and are leading productive lives.
Helps individuals find local recycling information. Provides the locations of local recycling resources for a variety of recyclable products and hazardous waste. Also provides environmental information and a community forum to share ideas.
Offers a grief support hotline where grief counselors are available to help individuals through the difficult time following the death of a baby. Also offers 3 online, 24 hour access support groups to connect with communities of those dealing with miscarriage, stillbirth, and SIDS/SUID.
Responsible for ensuring health care facilities comply with state laws and regulations. Cooperates with CMS (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services) to ensure that facilities accepting Medicare and Medi-Cal payments meet federal requirements. Also oversees the certification of: Nurse assistants Home ...
Agency: DEPRESSION AND BIPOLAR SUPPORT ALLLIANCE (DBSA)
Provides information, education, and training about mood disorders. Also offers support groups to help individuals living with depression and bipolar disorder share experiences, discuss coping skills, and offer hope to one another. Local support groups information is available on the website.
Offers a 24/7 Christian-based crisis hotline. The majority of the crisis workers are volunteers or college interns. Can discuss any kind of problem. This includes suicide prevention and intervention. Provides referrals when appropriate and offers support through online services.
Text HOME from anywhere in the USA, anytime, about any type of crisis. A trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds quickly. The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a "hot moment" to a "cool moment"
Agency: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH (NIMH)
Provides information about mental health-related diagnoses. This includes information about: Early detection. The ability to deal with mental health problems. Developing an awareness of available treatment options.
Provides a website with mental health providers offering free counseling services to US military personnel and families. Licensed mental health professionals offer treatment for: anxiety depression substance abuse post-traumatic stress disorder traumatic brain injuries sexual health and intimacy concerns loss and grieving
Provides 24/7 crisis intervention, and suicide prevention for individuals who are going through emotional distress, or are suicidal.After a short automated message, callers will be connected to the nearest available suicide prevention and mental health call center participating in the network. Callers can also chat online at www.suicidepreventionli...
Offers a variety of services for child and adult victims of human trafficking. Services range from emergency response to long-term case management including: Housing Mental health services Immigration relief Legal advocacy Interpretation and translation servicesAlso provides 24-hour hotline and an Emergency Response Team for human trafficking victi...
Provides a hotline to rescue children that are prostitutes throughout the United States. Works with law enforcement to rescue children from pimps. Offers safe refuge and resources for children to be able to separate from this industry.