The world of healthcare can be a complicated environment with many choices. We have provided the information below so that you can make an informed decision when it comes to your healthcare needs.

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS)

Provides the following services: Diagnostic Services Chronic Care Management Women and Heart Care Cardiac Rehab Smoking Cessation Virtual Care Center Management Services At this time, all CIS clinics are remaining open with regular business hours. The CIS Virtual Care Center is also available 24/7 to address your needs and concerns during this pandemic.    Locations:  […]

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

Caring to Love Ministries

All Services are Free and Confidential  Medical Consultation Pregnancy Testing STD-STI Testing Abortion Information Life Affirming Pregnancy Counseling Physician Pregnancy Confirmation Ultrasound Education Support Abstinence Relationship Education Post Abortion Counseling Prenatal Care, Nutrition, Parenting, Breastfeeding, Childbirth Home Visits Assistance with Housing Arrangements Assistance with needs before and after the birth of the baby: Material Needs […]

Pregnancy Problem Center

At Pregnancy Problem Center, we offer a wide variety of services in a safe, confidential environment to help you navigate this time in your life, including: Free Pregnancy Testing Free Lay Counseling Free Ultrasounds Community Resources and Referrals Adoption information and referrals Information about abortions Free information and classes on pregnancy, nutrition and parenting Mom […]

Sanctuary for Life

Sanctuary for Life is a program offered through Adoption and Maternity Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge. Catholic Charities provides adoption services to children and families. Services offered: Sanctuary for Life is a maternity home program for pregnant, homeless women over the age of 18. There are no fees associated with the Sanctuary […]

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

Baton Rouge Detoxification Area Alcohol and Drug Center

It is the mission of Baton Rouge Area Alcohol and Drug Center, Inc. to provide adult males and females with alcohol and drug addiction a safe and secure environment for detoxification services, initial recovery programs and assistance in transitioning to individualized recovery programs. BRAADC is an in-patient detoxification center that operates 24 hour a day, […]

Connections for Life

Our Mission Connections for Life, through the collaborative networking of support services, fosters the development of a healthy lifestyle pattern for women who are single and indigent, and who are in transition from dependence to independence. To accomplish this, Connections for Life will offer services in the area of need, including After Care (a support […]

Louisiana School Based Health Centers

Partners For Family Health Louisiana  Louisiana’s School-Based Health Centers are located at 63 elementary, middle and high schools in 28 parishes throughout the state. School-Based Health Centers offer many free healthcare services to students. Your child can get medical and counseling services at their school-based health center! School-based health centers are staffed by health professionals […]

Access Pregnancy and Referral Centers

Free & Confidential Services Individualized Services At our ACCESS Pregnancy & Referral Centers, trained client advocates recognize the financial, personal and family concerns that may surface with a pregnancy. In addition, our client advocates are well-versed on the Louisiana Right to Know Law and are available to share that information with you. Concerned client advocates […]

Algiers Family Health

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday – 7 AM- 5 PM Thursday – Friday – 8 AM- 5 PM    ​4422 General Meyer Avenue, Suite 103 New Orleans, LA 70131 (504) 526-1179 ​Services Offered: Behavioral Health for Adults Behavioral Health Services for Children and Adolescents Care Coordination Certified Medicaid Application Center Chronic Illness Management: Asthma, Cardiovascular, Diabetes Family […]

New Orleans East

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday 9900 Lake Forest Boulevard, Suite F New Orleans, LA 70127 (504) 620-0500 ​Services Provided: Behavioral Health for Adults Behavioral Health Services for Children and Adolescents Care Coordination Certified Medicaid Application Center Chronic Illness Management: Asthma, Cardiovascular, Diabetes Family Planning General Dentistry Greater New Orleans Community Health Connection […]

Baton Rouge Primary Care Collaborative, Inc.

Baton Rouge Primary Care Collaborative, Inc. (BRPCC) is a non-profit corporation created to operate two Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) – a Health Care for the Homeless Clinic and a Community Health Center in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana.   Our Mission:  To increase access to high-quality, comprehensive health care services for the […]

Grifols Biomat Plasma – Baton Rouge, LA

For those that are interested in making money on the side to help with bills, food, gas back and forth to campus, or for any other reason, Plasma Donation services are available. Learn about Plasma Donation What is Plasma? Plasma: A Source of Life Plasma Safety Measures and Quality Grifols Biomat Plasma Donation Center Address: […]

LaMOMS Program – Medicaid for Pregnant Women

LaMOMS Medicaid LaMOMS will pay for pregnancy-related services, including doctor visits, lab work, prescription medicines, delivery, and hospital care. It may provide coverage for up to 60 days following the end of your pregnancy. For a listing of medical providers who are enrolled in LaMOMS and Medicaid, call 1-877-455-9955 or find a doctor online. Through the LaMOMS program, pregnant […]

Southeast Community Health Systems

Southeast Community Health Systems offers the following services: Medical:  well child exams, immunizations, hearing and vision screens, and STD/HIV testing. Dental:  (services for children and adults)–complete oral exams, x-rays, cleanings, fillings, extractions. Women’s Health:  pap smears, prenatal care, birth control. Behavioral:  mental health assessments, case management, substance abuse screening, individual therapy, family therapy, group therapy. […]

RKM Primary Care

Services available at each location include primary medical services, well-child and well adult services, lab services,  Dental Services, Immunizations, Psychiatric Evaluation, Diabetic Clinic, Behavioral Health,OB/GYN, Pharmacy Assistance, Family Medicine, Cardiovascular, Bereavement & Substance Abuse Services.  Dental services are available on the sliding fee scale. Eligibility is based on income and household size. RKM has 8 […]

Open Health Care Clinic

Open Health Care Clinic offers the following services: Primary Care Behavioral Health Dental Pediatrics *The clinic accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and most private insurances. They also do a sliding scale (based on income) for uninsured patients. http://www.ohcc.org 3801 North Boulevard Baton Rouge, 70806 (225) 655-6422

CareSouth

CareSouth offers the following medical services: Behavioral Health:  The Behavioral Health team at CareSouth is expertly trained to treat a wide range of mild to severe mental illness in adults, adolescents and children. Dental: CareSouth Dentistry offers general dental services for the whole family to keep your teeth and gums looking and feeling healthy.  Podiatry:  CareSouth Podiatry provides […]

Healthy Louisiana

This website allows you to apply for Medicaid online.  It also offers directions for applying by phone or in person. http://ldh.la.gov/index.cfm/subhome/48

Louisiana Tobacco Quitline

The Louisiana Tobacco Quitline, 1-800-QUIT–NOW, is a 24 hour a day, confidential, free tobacco cessation helpline that links people who want to quit using tobacco with trained tobacco cessation specialists who create an individualized plan to quit. This free service is available in English, Spanish, and 150 other languages to people calling from anywhere in […]

Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge

Family Service of Greater Baton Rouge offers the following services: Child and Family Counseling Center:   Its mission is to provide clinical services to any child or family in the community at an affordable cost (session fees are assessed on a sliding scale based on income).  The Child and Family Counseling Center offers services to children including treatment […]

HAART (HIV/AIDS Alliance for Region Two)

HAART offers a complete continuum of care to people living with HIV/AIDS including housing, primary care, medications, case management, and an array of supportive services. In addition, HAART provides HIV prevention education and FREE testing to the Baton Rouge area. http://www.haartinc.org HAART testing office:  4560 North Blvd. Suite 101 Baton Rouge,  70806 Monday-Thursday 12pm-4pm and […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

US Department of Veterans Affairs – Baton Rouge, LA

  US Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care VA operates the nation’s largest integrated health care system, with more than 1,700 hospitals, clinics, community living centers, domiciliaries, readjustment counseling centers, and other facilities. Benefits VA administers a variety of benefits and services that provide financial and other forms of assistance to Servicemembers, Veterans, their dependents […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition to life and school preparedness, Head Start is also the nation’s laboratory for early learning innovation. Head Start offers a unique whole child/whole family program […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, including vaccines for travel. Click on your state to explore your state health department’s vaccine information: Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health care near them.  The information populated gives the name, address, phone number, and distance from your location for each health center. Find a Health Center […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy an insurance plan to cover them. CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. In […]

Planned Parenthood – Baton Rouge, LA

  Planned Parenthood – Baton Rouge Health Center Planned Parenthood is one of the nation’s leading providers of high-quality, affordable health care, and the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care. Services Offered: Birth Control General Health Care HIV Testing Men’s Health […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or residence. Respect, inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe reproductive self-determination must be […]

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical advice. Free 24-Hour Hotline Emergency information Prevention URL:  http://www.aapcc.org/ Phone Number: 1(800) 222-1222  

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification -CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and Caregiving training, Swimming Training, CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training, BLS (Basic Life Support) Training International Services- Red Cross Red Crescent […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  24/7

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. Since 1932, New Eyes has provided clear vision to over 8 million people in the […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network of community partners who identify children in need and VSP network eye doctors who provide the services. Eligibility:   U.S. Social Security Number 19 years […]

LA Department of Health – Baton rouge, LA

LA Department of Health Aging & Adult Services Behavioral Health Developmental Disabilities Healthy Louisiana WIC Apply for Healthcare URL: http://ldh.la.gov/ Address: 628 N. 4th Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 Phone: 225-342-9500  

Peak Behavioral Health – Baton Rouge, LA

Peak Behavioral Health PBH is a facility that provides behavioral health services, such as mental health services for adults, adolescents, and children and presents itself to the public as a provider of behavioral health services. Services: Mental Health Independent Living Skills Hours: M-F, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm URL: http://www.peakbhs.com/ Address: 9800 Airline Hwy Ste. 410, […]

Baton Rouge Dental Center – Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge Dental Center Services: General Dentistry Preventative Dentistry Root Canal Therapy Tooth Extractions Periodontal Care TMJ Disorder Therapy Stem Cell Therapy Laser Dentistry Sleep Apnea Orthodontics Restorative Dentistry Tooth-colored Bonded Restorations Dental Crowns Dental Bridges Dental Implants Full Mouth Reconstruction Cosmetic Dentistry Teeth Whitening Porcelain Veneers Six Month Smiles® Smile Makeover BOTOX® Cosmetic Gum […]

BR Dental Care – Baton Rouge, LA

BR Dental Care Services: Cosmetic Dentistry Dental Bonding Lumineers® Teeth Whitening Dental Technology Digital X-Rays Intraoral Cameras Panorex General and Family Dentistry Dental Bridges Dental Crowns Dental Fillings Dental Implants Dental Sealants Dentures Fluoride Treatment Mini Dental Implants Periodontal Treatment Root Canal Therapy Tooth Extractions URL: https://www.brdentalcare.net/ Address: 15420 S Harrells Ferry Rd # C, […]

Galliano Family Dentistry – Baton Rouge, LA

Galliano Family Dentistry URL: http://www.smilesbygalliano.com/ Address: 2915 S Sherwood Forest Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70816 Phone: (225) 296-0212

Sherwood Dental Care – Baton Rouge, LA

Sherwood Dental Care Services: Cosmetic Dentistry Porcelain Veneers Lumineers Teeth Bonding Teeth Whitening Zoom Whitening Porcelain Crowns Missing Teeth Dental Implants Dentures Affordable Dental Implants Overdentures Partial Dentures Facial Collapse Other Services Emergency Dentist Sedation Dentistry Cater to Cowards Gentle Dentistry Mercury-free Dentist Root Canals Stop Snoring Night Guards URL: https://www.collinsdental.com/ Address: 11700 Haymarket Ave […]

Primary Care Plus – Baton Rouge, LA

Primary Care Plus Services: Primary Care Diabetes Care Rheumatology Patient Forms URL: https://primarycareplus.com/ Address: 2645 O’Neal Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70816 Phone: 225-926-7200

Baton Rouge Clinic Urgent Care Center – Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge Clinic Urgent Care Center Services: Primary Care Medical & Surgical Subspecialties Specialty Centers Clinical Support & Diagnostics Patient Information URL: https://batonrougeclinic.com/ Address: 7373 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 Phone: (225) 769-4044

Baton Rouge General Medical Center – Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge General Medical Center Medical Services Patients & Visitors   URL: https://www.brgeneral.org/   BlueBonnet Campus 8585 Picardy Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 (225) 763-4000   Mid City Campus 3600 Florida Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70806 (225) 387-7000

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information regarding transportation to medical appointments and travel expenses related to medical issues.  They also offer listings of free/low-cost medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We educate. Offered in thousands of communities across the United States through NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates, our education programs ensure hundreds of thousands of families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. We advocate. NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare- Cleveland

Description: Short-term emergency housing is offered for mentally ill, homeless adults in the community. Address: 1502 E 118th St. Cleveland, OH 44106 Phone Number: (216) 661-2411  

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition to life and school preparedness, Head Start is also the nation’s laboratory for early learning innovation. Head Start offers a unique whole child/whole family program […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, including vaccines for travel. Click on your state to explore your state health department’s vaccine information: Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

Cleveland Pregnancy Center -Cleveland

Description:   Services Provided: Bridges Program Parenting Support & Education Pregnancy Support Post-Abortion & Grief Support Frontline Fatherhood Program URL:  http://www.clevelandpregnancycenter.org/ Address:  5273 Broadview Road Cleveland, OH 44134 Phone Number:  (216) 631-0964  Hours:  Monday, Wednesday & Thursday:  9:00 am-4:30 pm / Tuesday:  9:00 am-8:00 pm / Friday-Sunday:  Closed

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health care near them.  The information populated gives the name, address, phone number, and distance from your location for each health center. Find a Health Center […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy an insurance plan to cover them. CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. In […]

Recovery Resources

Description: Mental illness and addiction services Addiction Mental Health Treatment Assessment Psychiatry Medical Care Employment Housing Drug and Alcohol Prevention HIV/AIDS Prevention Adolescent prevention, treatment and support Gambling addiction Services for women and families including Healthy Alternatives for Littleones Care Case Management Counseling Crisis Intervention Education Referral Other mental health services URL:  http://www.recres.org/ Address:  3950 Chester Ave. […]

Healthy Start -Cleveland

Description:  Healthy Start is a program which provides FREE HEALTH INSURANCE for children (up to age 19) of low to moderate income families. This program is also available to pregnant women and parents/legal guardians who qualify. Eligibility is determined by family size and income Children enrolled in Healthy Start receive services through a Managed Care Plan (MCP) Two MCPs are offered. Parents […]

Cleveland Department of Public Health -Cleveland

  Description:  The division of Health is designed to promote health related topics, reports, information and events for the community. Birth & Death Certificates Health Insurance Guide Daycare Centers City Health Centers Tobacco Laws Influenza (Flu) Healthy Tips HIV/AIDS Preparing for an Emergency Communicable Disease Statistics Nursing Services MomsFirst Minority Health Immunizations Health Statistics Public […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or residence. Respect, inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe reproductive self-determination must be […]

Planned Parenthood Cleveland Health Center

  Description:  High-quality, affordable health care, and the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With or without insurance, you can always come to Planned Parenthood for your health care. Abortion Referral Birth Control HIV Testing LGBT Services Men’s Health Care Morning-After Pill (Emergency Contraception) Pregnancy Testing & Services STD Testing, Treatment & Vaccines Women’s Health […]

Minute Clinic -Cleveland

  Description:  Minor Illnesses Minor Injuries Screenings & Monitoring Skin Conditions Travel Health Vaccinations & Injections Wellness & Physicals Women’s Services Most Insurance is Accepted Our Care is Affordable.  Price List:  https://www.cvs.com/minuteclinic/services/price-lists URL:  https://www.cvs.com/minuteclinic/clinics/ohio/woodmere-village/28100-chagrin-boulevard/3301/md?WT.mc_id=LS_MC_GOOGLE_3301 Address:  28100 Chagrin Boulevard Woodmere Village, OH 44122   Phone Number:  1-866-389-ASAP (2727)  

The Free Medical Clinic of Greater Cleveland

Description:  Provides high quality health care and related services to individuals and families, regardless of their ability to pay, and by advocating for policy changes that promote greater access for the under-served and improved community-wide health and wellness outcomes. Medical Dental Behavioral health HIV services Advocacy URL:  http://www.circlehealthservices.org/ Address:  12201 Euclid Ave Cleveland, OH 44102 Phone Number:  (216) […]

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center -Cleveland

Description:  Supports survivors of rape and sexual abuse, promote healing and prevention, and advocate for social change. Serve all survivors and those supportive of them, regardless of age, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, income, ability or religion. Provide timely access to customized, results-focused services and programs. Create a safe, welcoming, healing and respectful environment where survivors and their loved […]

Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center (Greater Cleveland)

Description:   Empower individuals, educate the community and advocate for justice to end domestic violence and child abuse. Domestic Violence Child Abuse Teen Dating Violence Stalking Families Training & Education URL:  https://www.dvcac.org/ Address:  Mailing: P.O. Box 5466, Cleveland, OH 44101 Phone Number: *24-hour Domestic Violence Helpline: (216) 391-HELP (4357)  *Family Helpline: (216) 229-8800 Hours:  24-hour help   […]

Suicide Prevention/ Mental Health Crisis/ Alcohol and Drug Abuse -Cleveland

Description:  Mental health, addiction, prevention, treatment and recovery services. Education Find help for Addiction Mental Health Services Link to and Improve Services Encourage Empowerment Advocate Work to obtain Medicaid URL:  http://adamhscc.org/ Address:  2012 W. 25th Street, 6th Floor Cleveland, OH 44113 Phone Number:  216-241-3400  

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical advice. Free 24-Hour Hotline Emergency information Prevention URL:  http://www.aapcc.org/ Phone Number: 1(800) 222-1222  

Job & Family Services -Cleveland

Description: Promotes economic self-sufficiency and personal responsibility for families by providing a broad range of quality services.  Child Support Services Support Services Administrative Hearings Enforcement Paternity & Support Establishment Putative Father Registry Podcasts Benefit Services Prevention, Retention & Contingency Program Food Assistance Child Care Assistance Utility Assistance Ohio Works First Assistance Medicaid & Managed Care […]

Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services -Cleveland

  Description:  24-Hour Child Abuse Hotline – (216) 696-KIDS (5437) Child Abuse & Neglect Investigations Short-term and Extended Family Services Medical Care Mental Health Addiction Treatment Behavioral Intervention Parenting Classes Trauma Therapy and Counseling Foster Care/Adoption Kinship Care Youth Permanency Community Partnerships URL:  http://cfs.cuyahogacounty.us/ Address:  Phone Number: (216) 696-KIDS *for urgent requests  (216) 432-CARE *for non-emergency information referrals […]

211 First Call for Help -Cuyahoga County -Cleveland

  Description: 2-1-1 is a free community service you can use to get information about social, health and government resources 24 hours a day dial 2-1-1 or browse the online directory to find the resources you need 2-1-1 is not an emergency line URL: http://www.211oh.org/ Phone Number: 211 or 216-436-2000 Hours: 24 hours/7 days a week

The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland -Cleveland

Description:  With simple disaster referral, our clients can receive needed clothing, emergency financial assistance, food, casework and aid to families. Adult Rehabilitation Centers Children and Teen Services Family Thrift Stores Holiday Assistance Social Services Worship Services Emergency Disaster Services Senior Services URL:  http://www.SalvationArmyCleveland.org Address:  2507 E. 22nd Street, Cleveland, OH 44115 Phone Number:   (216) 861-8185  

Another Chance of Ohio -Cleveland

  Description:  The Free Shop offers clothing, house wares, furniture and appliances free of charge.  Families and/or individual completes an information card which is maintained in a confidential file. Furniture Distribution Program Toy Give-Away Program Referral Assistance Family Empowerment Workshops Adopt-a-Family Program Show of Love Program Kid-2-Kid Program Heart-to-Heart Program Youth Construction Training Program Three Homes-  High-quality homes […]

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification -CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and Caregiving training, Swimming Training, CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training, BLS (Basic Life Support) Training International Services- Red Cross Red Crescent […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  24/7

United Way -Cleveland

  Description:  Just a few of our results during the past twelve months: More than 577,000 meals were served. 4,516 people received emergency shelter services. 3,285 people accessed medications and/or medical supplies through assistance programs. 63 childcare centers are rated as 4 or 5 stars through Step Up to Quality – 5 stars is the […]

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. Since 1932, New Eyes has provided clear vision to over 8 million people in the […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network of community partners who identify children in need and VSP network eye doctors who provide the services. Eligibility:   U.S. Social Security Number 19 years […]

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information regarding transportation to medical appointments and travel expenses related to medical issues.  They also offer listings of free/low-cost medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We educate. Offered in thousands of communities across the United States through NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates, our education programs ensure hundreds of thousands of families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. We advocate. NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources: South Carolina Department of Mental Health Crisis Response

URL:  https://scdmh.net/contact/

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

SC Thrive Medically Indignant Assistance Program (MIAP)

What is the Medically Indigent Assistance Program? MIAP is designed to assist individuals to pay part or all of a hospital bill from an inpatient procedure. Who can qualify for MIAP? Applicants must be 19 years of age or older. Individuals must be U.S. citizens or lawful permanent resident non-citizens residing in South Carolina. Individuals […]

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

South Carolina Office of Rural Health

Description:  Since 1991, SCORH has worked with local, statewide and national partners to leverage opportunities for improving rural quality of life. As the only federally-designated statewide organization solely focused on the health needs of rural communities, SCORH strives to connect available assets with community need. With 27% of the state’s population living in rural communities, improving […]

South Carolina 2-1-1

Description:  South Carolina 2-1-1 is your one-stop resource for finding assistance in your local community. Use the form below to find services. Or call 2-1-1 any time–24 hours a day, 365 days a year–to link to vital services in your community. You can also reach 2-1-1 toll free at 1-866-892-9211. URL:  http://www.sc211.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=36&Itemid=156      

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition to life and school preparedness, Head Start is also the nation’s laboratory for early learning innovation. Head Start offers a unique whole child/whole family program […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the […]

South Carolina Healthy Connection -Medicaid

  Description:  Medicaid is South Carolina’s grant-in-aid program by which the federal and state governments share the cost of providing medical care for needy persons who have low income.    It is a medical assistance program that helps pay for some or all medical bills for many people who cannot afford medical care.  The program also assists […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, including vaccines for travel. Click on your state to explore your state health department’s vaccine information: Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health care near them.  The information populated gives the name, address, phone number, and distance from your location for each health center. Find a Health Center […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy an insurance plan to cover them. CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. In […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or residence. Respect, inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe reproductive self-determination must be […]

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical advice. Free 24-Hour Hotline Emergency information Prevention URL:  http://www.aapcc.org/ Phone Number: 1(800) 222-1222  

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification -CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and Caregiving training, Swimming Training, CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training, BLS (Basic Life Support) Training International Services- Red Cross Red Crescent […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical […]

United Way of the Midlands -Columbia

  Description:  Unites people and resources to improve the quality of life in the Midlands of SC. Works to determine and respond to the critical human service needs of the community, and this work is achieved by a four-part process: Determining community needs Prioritizing community needs Developing community resources Distributing community resources  URL:  https://www.uway.org/ Address:  1818 Blanding St., Columbia, […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  24/7

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. Since 1932, New Eyes has provided clear vision to over 8 million people in the […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network of community partners who identify children in need and VSP network eye doctors who provide the services. Eligibility:   U.S. Social Security Number 19 years […]

Columbia Metro Treatment Center

  Description:  Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) – such as methadone, buprenorphine or Suboxone to address withdrawal symptoms and cravings Counseling: individual one-on-one, group and family Medically supervised withdrawal Outpatient facility Referrals Confidentiality URL:  https://newseason.com/clinics/columbia-metro-treatment-center/ Address:  421 Capitol Square West Columbia, SC 29169 Phone Number:  803-791-9422 Hours:  Mon – Fri: 5:00am – 1:30pm / Sat: 6:00am – 8:30am / Sun […]

Columbia Area Mental Health Center -Columbia

  Description:  Long term treatment for those who have a chronic mental illness, treatment for borderline personality disorder, adult foster care for those who are mentally ill, a hospital liaison program, and mental health court to divert inmates from jail to treatment. Adult Clinic Services-Comprehensive clinic providing out-patient mental health services. Emergency Services-Provides emergency services […]

Carter Counseling, LLC -Columbia

  Description:  Licensed Professional Counselor and a National Certified Addictions Counselor I. Specialize in helping people with depression, anxiety, grief, as well as family members of alcoholics/addicts, anger management, post traumatic stress, and relationship issues. Treats teens and adults. Most insurances are accepted and a sliding-scale fee is negotiable. URL:  https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists/elizabeth-sweat-columbia-sc/78658 Address: 610 Holly Street Columbia, South Carolina 29205 Contact: Phone […]

Bethany in Columbia

Description:   Faith-based program for pregnancy counseling, post-abortion counseling, single parent counseling, support groups, babies clothing and supply closet, and adoption services. 24-Hour telephone hotline available. URL:  https://www.bethany.org/columbia Address:  1612 Marion Street, Suite 206 Columbia, SC 29201 Phone Number:  803-779-0541  

Autism Academy of South Carolina -Columbia

  Description:  Non-profit organization offers Applied Behavior Analysis therapy for children, teens and young adults (ages 2-21) with autism. Offers autism and ADHD testing, group therapy for social skills and parent training. Camp M.A.T.E.S, a summer camp for children with social skills deficits.  URL:   https://autismacademyofsc.org/ Address:  1505 Blanding Street Columbia, SC 29201 Phone Number:  803-929-0011  

Alston Wilkes Society Community Services -Columbia

Description: The vision is to provide offenders, former offenders, the homeless, troubled youth, veterans and their families the tools they need to become productive citizen members, also provides anger management education classes for first time offenders. URL:   http://www.alstonwilkessociety.org/community-services.html Address:  3519 Medical Drive Columbia, SC 29203 Phone Number:  803-540-7223

South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault -Columbia

  Description: A statewide coalition of organizations providing intervention services to victims and survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and Primary Prevention programs to students and communities across the state.  They work towards ending domestic and sexual violence in South Carolina and beyond through engaging individuals and communities in advocacy, collaboration and education. Advocate for […]

Women’s Shelter -Columbia

  Description: Shelter for Homeless Women that provides residents with tools and skills to become healthy, safe and self-sufficient offering a variety of educational and support programs. On-site programs ranging from relapse prevention, budgeting classes and women’s health education classes to nutritional education, are offered several night a week along with transportation to Alcoholics Anonymous […]

Beginnings SC -Columbia

Description:  Provides emotional, informational, and technical support to parents of children who are deaf or hard of hearing, deaf parents with hearing children, and professionals serving those families. URL:  http://scbegin.org/ Address: 437 Center Street, West Columbia, SC 29169 Phone Number:  803.216.1171  

South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs -Columbia

  Description: South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs is the state agency that plans, develops, oversees and funds services for South Carolinian’s with severe, lifelong disabilities of intellectual disability, autism, traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury and conditions related to each of these four disabilities. Their mission is to assist people with […]

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information regarding transportation to medical appointments and travel expenses related to medical issues.  They also offer listings of free/low-cost medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse […]

Richland County Public Health Department -Columbia

Description:  Public Health related services offered: Family Planning STD/HIV Immunizations NFP TB WIC Services URL:  http://www.scdhec.gov/Health/PublicHealthClinics/LocationsHoursContactInfo/ Address:  2000 Hampton St. Columbia, SC 29204 Phone Number: (803)576-2980, (855)472-3432 (for appts) Hours:  8:30 am-5:00 pm

Wateree Community Actions, Inc. -Columbia

Description: Administering programs to help communities and families by enhancing social and economic self-sufficiency through coordinating and partnering relationships and by conducting a range of custom designed services and activities geared toward reducing poverty. Education, employment, housing, nutrition and health care (CSBG), home energy assistance and energy crisis assistance (LIHEAP), weatherization (WAP), child development (Head Start […]

Senior Resources, Inc. -Columbia

    Description: The agency coordinates services, provides resources and encourages the senior citizens to remain independent. They provide long-term home health care, home delivered meals (Meals on Wheels), Wellness Centers, transportation, and offer Senior Companions, Foster Grandparents and Food Co-op programs to residents of Richland County who are home-bound with physical or mental limitations.. […]

The Free Medical Clinic -Columbia

  Description: Provides free quality health care to the residents of the community who cannot pay for services or have no health insurance. URL:   http://www.freemedclinic.org/ Address:  1875 Harden St. Columbia, SC 29204 Phone Number:  (803)765-1503 Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8 AM-5 PM; Friday:  8 AM-1 PM; Saturday-Sunday:  Closed

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We educate. Offered in thousands of communities across the United States through NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates, our education programs ensure hundreds of thousands of families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. We advocate. NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer […]

DSS South Carolina Department of Social Services: Richland County

Description: The Department’s mission is to serve South Carolina by promoting the safety, permanency, and well-being of children and vulnerable adults, helping individuals achieve stability and strengthening families. Has offices in each county and regional offices for adoptions, intensive foster care and clinical services, and child support enforcement. Through its Division of Economic Services, DSS […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

Helping Hands of Rockwall County

Helping Hands of Rockwall County offers the following services: Financial Assistance:  This program serves Rockwall County residents in financial crisis.  Clients can receive assistance with utilities, shelter, food, clothes, and furniture. The Health Center:  Primary medical care is offered to those with insurance, those without insurance, and to those seeking a low cost alternative.  Primary […]

Allen Community Outreach

Allen Community Outreach offers the following services: Food Pantry Rent/Utility Assistance Health Assistance:  Financial assistance for physician and specialist visits, prescriptions, lab work, radiology, and other medical tests is available for individuals who qualify. Back to School supplies **Please see the website to complete an application or call (972)727-9131 New clients will be asked to […]

Irving Bible Church-2435 Medical Clinic

The 2435 Medical Clinic is a free clinic available to anyone with need, providing professional assistance in the form of medical care, case management, and nutrition classes.  The clinic is open on Wednesday nights.  Check-in if from 2:30-3:30 pm (patients must check in during this time to be seen).  Patient visits are from 4-8:30 pm. […]

Healing Hands Ministries

Healing Hands Ministries offers counseling, primary care, dentistry, pediatrics, and even transportation services to any appointment offered through their office.  They accept most insurance plans but can also base your cost on income. To enroll: Bring the following documents to the clinic Monday-Friday from 9 am – noon, or 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm (enrollment office closed 12:00 […]

Community Dental Care

Community Dental Care offers affordable dental care to infants, children, teens, adults, and seniors.  They have centers located in East Dallas, Farmers Branch, and Vickery Meadows.  Please see the website for the address and phone number of each center. Services offered: Dental Exams Dental X-rays Dental Cleanings Gum Treatments Sealants Fillings (all types) Extractions Crowns […]

Christ’s Family Clinic

The Clinic’s services are available to any uninsured adult, 18 years old or older, who does not have private or government-provided health insurance and who is not currently a patient or enrolled in any other charitable health care clinic or facility. Services Include: Comprehensive Primary Care for Adults Preventative Health Care Well-Woman and Well-Man Annual Physical Exams Mammograms […]

The Family Place

The Family Place is here to empower you to escape from family violence and become a survivor. Whether the abuse you suffer is physical, emotional, verbal or financial, we provide a safe place to heal and the counseling and resources you need to start down the path to independence. All services are free and offered […]

Brother Bill’s Helping Hand

Brother Bill’s Helping Hand offers the following services to the people of West Dallas: Grocery Store:  You must make an appointment in order to receive food–walk-ins not accepted.  The ask that you verify your income in order to register.  They are open: Wednesdays     10am – 1pm Thursdays         10am – 1pm 2nd Saturday of each month 9:30am – […]

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

Mission East Dallas Family Health Clinic

Mission East Dallas offers the following services: Medical Care:  Primary care and urgent care visits, well woman care and reproductive health services, chronic disease care management, etc. Prescription Assistance  Dental Care:  Routine cleanings, fillings, extractions, dentures, emergency exams Short-term counseling for individuals and families. *Mission East Dallas accepts most major insurance plans.  They also offer […]

Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic

Los Barrios Unidos is not a free medical clinic but does accept a wide variety of insurance policies and offers a sliding fee scale (determined by income and family size) for the uninsured.  The clinic offers the following services: Health Care for adults and children. Dentistry Women’s Health Pharmacy Vision care Counseling The clinic has […]

Grapevine Relief and Community Exchange (GRACE)

GRACE offers the following services: Financial Assistance:  GRACE provides emergency assistance to more than 1,200 families per year who are faced with financial challenges due to low-income or recent emergency. Aid is given on an as-needed basis. This program provides food, clothing, toiletries, household goods, furniture, financial assistance, and information/referrals to those in need. Monthly […]

Watermark Urgent Care

Watermark Urgent Care offers the following services: Treatment for urgent issues such as coughs, sore throats, fever, infections, minor trauma and injuries, etc. **Watermark Urgent Care is a free service, however, they do ask that each patient make a $15 donation.  They do not require insurance, identification, or an appointment. http://www.watermarkurgentcare.com Plano Location:  910 W. […]

Agape Clinic

The Agape Clinic offers the following services: Family Medical Care including routine physicals. Dental Services for adults and children. Specialty services such dermatology, vision, and counseling services. Women’s health including pap smears. **The Agape Clinic is a free clinic although it is suggested that patients make donations as they are able. http://www.theagapeclinic.org 4104 Junius Street […]

The Stewpot

The Stewpot offers several programs for those experiencing homelessness: Meal Services at Second Chance Cafe:Located at 1818 Corsicana Street in downtown Dallas within The Bridge Homeless Recovery Center. Meal Times: Breakfast 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Lunch 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Dinner 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Casework assistance:  With individualized casework assistance, The […]

North Dallas Shared Ministries

North Dallas Shared Ministries offers the following services: Emergency Assistance:  They provide emergency financial assistance to people who need money to pay rent and/or utilities.  Individuals and families may only receive financial assistance once in a 12 month period and must meet eligibility requirements.  Please see the website for service area and eligibility requirements. Food […]

Foremost Family Health Centers

Foremost Family Health Centers offers the following services: Medical:  The Center offers medical services to children and adults. Dental:  The Center also offers dental services to children and adults. Behavioral:  The Center offers individual and group sessions. Foremost accepts most private insurance plans.  Their fees are discounted to all qualified patients.  Go to the website […]

CitySquare

Housing:  CitySquare owns more than 700 housing units in Dallas.  To learn what options are available to you, we offer walk-in appointments in Bldg. 100 of the CitySquare Opportunity Center (1610 S. Malcolm X Boulevard, Dallas, 75226). When you come to Bldg. 100, you’ll meet with one of our case managers who can give you […]

Community Council of Greater Dallas -Dallas

Description:  The Community Council serves the community by providing leadership in: Determining priority issues solutions in the human services arena Convening partners to significantly impact service delivery Increasing awareness of and access to services URL:  https://www.ccadvance.org/mission Address:  1341 W. Mockingbird Lane Suite 1000 W. Dallas, TX 75247 Phone Number:  214-871-5065

Huma-Faith – Sufa Project

  http://www.humafaith.org/ Huma-Faith is a grass root non-profit interfaith organization that aims to address an array of social ills that negatively affect our society. Our mission is to be a catalyst for individuals pursuing congruency between their character and religious belief through transcendence in spiritual ethics. Homelessness isn’t seasonal, which is why Huma-Faith provides transitional housing […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

Dept of Veterans Affairs – Dallas

Mesquite Vet Center Because suicide prevention is the Department of Veterans Affairs’ top clinical priority, it is important for former service members to know there is someplace they can turn if they are facing a mental health emergency — whether it means urgent care at a VA emergency department, a Vet Center or through the Veterans Crisis Line. Contact […]

Prevent Blindness Texas

Prevent Blindness Texas (PBT) offers vision assistance to both children and adults through the following programs: Sight for Students:  This program provides FREE EYE EXAMS AND EYEGLASSES , when prescribed, to those children who qualify.  To apply please go to the website and print the “Sight for Students Program Application Form”.  You can take in […]

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Texas Veterans Portal

This website is a great resource guide for veterans residing in Texas.  It offers information regarding the following benefits and services:  health and wellness, education and training, employment and career, housing and loans, licenses and permits, records and medals, dependents and caregivers, legal and financial, disabilities and claims, and women veterans.  It also has a […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition to life and school preparedness, Head Start is also the nation’s laboratory for early learning innovation. Head Start offers a unique whole child/whole family program […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, including vaccines for travel. Click on your state to explore your state health department’s vaccine information: Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Hope Clinic of Garland

Hope Clinic Of Garland provide primary health care and resources for healthy living to the underserved population. Services offered include; family medicine, diabetes education, nutrition education, referrals to specialists, community resources and referrals program, spiritual care, prescription assistance programs. Specialty Clinics: gynecology, pediatric and adolescents, endocrinology, rheumatology, cardiology, dermatology, surgical evaluation and eye clinic. To […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health care near them.  The information populated gives the name, address, phone number, and distance from your location for each health center. Find a Health Center […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy an insurance plan to cover them. CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. In […]

Texas Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program

HIPP is a Texas program that helps families pay employer-sponsored health insurance premiums.  You are eligible to enroll in help if anyone in your family receives Medicaid (except for the CHIP and STAR Health managed care program) and someone in your family is eligible to get health insurance at work.  You can apply for HIPP […]

Jubilee Park and Community Center Public Health – Dallas

Jubilee Park and Community Center Public Health – Dallas We offer resources and education to our children and families to facilitate eating nutritiously, growing healthy foods, getting proper exercise and following good health practices. Because the Jubilee Park area is designated by the USDA as a “food desert”, our residents have little or no access […]

Texas Benefits-applying for SNAP, TANF, healthcare assistance, and WIC

This website offers education regarding SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-“food stamps”), TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families), financial assistance with the costs of healthcare, and WIC (Women, Infants, and Children).  The website also offers instruction on applying for these benefits. SNAP:  This benefit offers financial assistance with the cost of food.  In Texas SNAP food […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or residence. Respect, inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe reproductive self-determination must be […]

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical advice. Free 24-Hour Hotline Emergency information Prevention URL:  http://www.aapcc.org/ Phone Number: 1(800) 222-1222  

NorthTexasFamilies.org

NorthTexasFamilies.org is a comprehensive website where families can find programs, connect to services and apply for benefits. This online resource is a single resource for early childhood programs, education, parenting support, health, food, housing, transit, money, work and legal services. The Zip Code driven search engine allows for location accuracy. There is no comparable tool […]

Salvation Army DFW Mertroplex – Addiction Recovery

ADDICTION RECOVERY VIDEOS Kasie Demetra VOLUNTARY ALCOHOL & SUBSTANCE ABUSE REHABILITATION The Salvation Army’s voluntary substance abuse program is the largest residential substance abuse rehabilitation program in the United States. The Salvation Army is recognized as a quality provider in treating alcohol and chemical addictions. Last year, 60% of all clients successfully completed the substance […]

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification -CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and Caregiving training, Swimming Training, CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training, BLS (Basic Life Support) Training International Services- Red Cross Red Crescent […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical […]

Office of the Head Start – Dallas

OHS manages grant funding and oversees local agencies providing Head Start services. Head Start promotes school readiness of children under 5 from low-income families through education, health, social and other services. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Administration for Children & Families Office of Head Start

Early Head Start Program – Dallas

Head Start of Greater Dallas serves more than 4,400 low-income, preschool age children, and their families at 46 center locationsthroughout Dallas County. Of these centers, three are Early Head Start Centers and one is a home-based Early Head Start Center that serves infants, toddlers and pregnant mothers. The Centers operate from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  24/7

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. Since 1932, New Eyes has provided clear vision to over 8 million people in the […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network of community partners who identify children in need and VSP network eye doctors who provide the services. Eligibility:   U.S. Social Security Number 19 years […]

Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards (TCCWB)

    Founded in 1978, the Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards’ (TCCWB) mission is to support a statewide network of volunteers concerned with the welfare of children, especially those suffering from abuse and neglect TCCWB works with DFPS and others to develop resources, programs and strategies to enhance services to vulnerable children and families. […]

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information regarding transportation to medical appointments and travel expenses related to medical issues.  They also offer listings of free/low-cost medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse […]

Search Texas Childcare

Don’t be in the dark about child care! Before entrusting your child to a daycare, check its state record. This is the official State of Texas website on daycare. Search for Licensed Providers List of Involuntary Suspended License Provider Background Checks Hotline http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Care/Search_Texas_Child_Care/default.asps

Texas Department of Family Services

Help For Parents. Hope For Kids.  It’s not easy being a parent. Here you will learn where to find the help you need to begin your journey towards becoming a healthier, happier family. HelpandHope.org offers many programs to help build better parenting skills.   http://helpandhope.org Parenting Skills Food Clothing Housing Healthcare Child Care Drug / […]

Texas Drug Card

The Texas Drug Card is a free statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP).  The card can provide up to a 75% discount on prescribed medication.  The website allows you to print, text, or email the card.  You can also download a free mobile app. URL: http://www.texasdrugcard.com  

Texas 2-1-1

2-1-1 Texas, a program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, is committed to helping Texas citizens connect with the services they need. Whether by phone or internet, our goal is to present accurate, well-organized and easy-to-find information from state and local health and human services programs. We accomplish this through the work of […]

Family Crisis Hotline – Texas

The Family Violence Program promotes self-sufficiency, safety, and long-term independence of adult victims of family violence, child victims of family violence, and victims of teen dating violence. The program provides emergency shelter and support services to victims and their children, educates the public, and provides training, and prevention support to various agencies. familyviolence2@hhsc.state.tx.us Dallas The Family […]

Texas Assistance for Needy Families

Your Texas Benefits Texas Assistance for Needy Families is designed to provide financial and medical assistance to needy dependent families and the parents or relatives with whom they are living. Helps families with children age 18 and younger. TANF offers monthly cash payments for: Food Clothing Housing Utilities Furniture Transportation Phone Laundry Supplies for the home […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We educate. Offered in thousands of communities across the United States through NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates, our education programs ensure hundreds of thousands of families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. We advocate. NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer […]

Blindness Education, Screening and Treatment (BEST) Program -Texas

BEST provides free vision screenings and financial assistance to Texas residents for medically urgent eye treatment with a referral from your ophthalmologist. To be eligible for the program, you must: Be at least 18 years of age A Texas resident Not have insurance or any other resource in which to pay for treatment Not be […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

DALLAS COUNTY HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

The mission of the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services is to protect the health of the citizens of Dallas County through disease prevention and intervention, and through promotions of a healthy community and environment. This is done through assessment, community input education, disease monitoring, regulation, and health services that help control the […]

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

Linda Nix Clinic

The Linda Nix Clinic provides medical, dental, and vision services to uninsured adults. Medical services are available at walk-in clinics held every Tuesday at 4:00pm, every Thursday at 8:00am, and the first Saturday of the month at 8:00am. Patients are seen on a first come, first served basis. Dental and vision services are provided by appointment. […]

Parker County Center of Hope

The Parker County Center of Hope offers the following services: Food Pantry Meals:  The dining room is open Monday-Thursday from 10am-2pm. Financial Assistance: Primarily helps with paying a portion of a utility bill. Medical Assistance:  Helps families with prescription needs and co-pays for minor medical emergencies. Dental Assistance:  Kingdom Smiles is the only program in Parker […]

Beautiful Feet Ministries

Praise and Worship  Daily Bible Study (Monday through Sunday at 9:00am) Daily Chapel Service (Monday through Saturday at 11:00am) Church Services (Sundays at 6:30am & 9:00am) Street Light Service (Wednesdays at 7:00pm) *Transportation provided for Sunday services and for Street Light service. The Beautiful Feet Bus picks up on Sunday mornings between 7:30am – 8:15am […]

Logos Counseling

Mental Health Counseling includes, but is not limited to: Individual Counseling Anxiety Depression Single Issues Grief Teen/Young Adult Issues Addictions Counseling Marital Counseling/Pre-Marital Counseling Insurance Accepted and Sliding Scale Fee option for no insurance Multiple Locations 5751 Park Vista Circle, Suite 101, Keller, TX 76244 / 817-812-2880 2435 E Southlake Blvd, Suite 100, Southlake, TX […]

The Family Place

The Family Place is here to empower you to escape from family violence and become a survivor. Whether the abuse you suffer is physical, emotional, verbal or financial, we provide a safe place to heal and the counseling and resources you need to start down the path to independence. All services are free and offered […]

True Worth Place

We’re a comprehensive resource center and day shelter in Fort Worth providing guests who are currently experiencing homelessness with access to help, hope and respect. Restrooms, showers, toiletries, laundry facilities and lunch A mailing address, telephones and temporary storage Computer access Educational, employment and enrichment programs Case management A safe place for the day Address: 1513 […]

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

Community Eye Clinic

The Community Eye Clinic is a community-based clinic which provides comprehensive medical and routine eye care, conveniently located inside First Christian Church.  They provide comprehensive eye care which includes the following:  routine examinations, eyeglass prescriptions, diabetic eye exams, glaucoma diagnosis and treatment, eye infections, eye injuries, and dry eye.  They will also provide eye medications […]

JPS

JPS is a health system with offices throughout the Ft. Worth area.  They offer multiple services including counseling, cancer, cardiology, dental, trauma, women’s services, etc.  They have a program called JPS Connection which provides assistance to patient’s without health insurance.  You must apply for this assistance.  Please see the website for instructions on how to […]

The Feet

The Feet offers the following services: Medical Ministry:  The clinic team treats homeless patients for everything from the common cold to HIV. The clinic is open every Wednesday at 10:30am and the patients are all seen on a first come, first served basis.  The clinic is free of charge to anyone in need and only accepts […]

The Crowley House of Hope

The Crowley House of Hope provides medical treatment to uninsured qualified individuals in the 76036 zip code and the Crowley Independent School District.  They offer adult medicine and pediatric care.  The House of Hope also has a Thanksgiving basket giveaway and a Christmas program which provides toys, clothing, and a meal.  The House of Hope’s […]

North Texas Area Community Health Centers

The North Texas Area Community Health Centers offers the following services:  women’s services, adult medicine, pediatrics, behavioral health/counseling, and pharmacy.  There is one location in Arlington and two in Ft. Worth.  Please see the website for the exact address and phone number.  To schedule an appointment, call their call center at 817-625-4254 anytime from 8am-5pm […]

Cornerstone Assistance Network

The Cornerstone Assistance Network (CAN) offers the following services: Cornerstone Charitable Clinic:  The clinic provides free comprehensive medical care to uninsured adults. All clinic services are provided by licensed physicians and nurses who volunteer their time at the Cornerstone Clinic and are covered by liability insurance.  Medical students and clinic staff provide a wide variety of services […]

Catholic Charities of Fort Worth

Description:  Catholic Charities Fort Worth (CCFW) is an enterprising nonprofit with a belief that ending poverty is possible. Our diverse services, poverty solutions, and income-generating social enterprises help tens of thousands in our 28 county diocese each year, most of whom are the working poor, some of whom are even Catholic.  Food, Spanish seeking serves, information, and referrals […]

Huma-Faith – Sufa Project

  http://www.humafaith.org/ Huma-Faith is a grass root non-profit interfaith organization that aims to address an array of social ills that negatively affect our society. Our mission is to be a catalyst for individuals pursuing congruency between their character and religious belief through transcendence in spiritual ethics. Homelessness isn’t seasonal, which is why Huma-Faith provides transitional housing […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

Dept of Veterans Affairs – Ft Worth

  Fort Worth Vet Center 6620 Hawk Creek Avenue Westworth Village, TX 76114 The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,240 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,061 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year. Phone – 817-921-9095 […]

Prevent Blindness Texas

Prevent Blindness Texas (PBT) offers vision assistance to both children and adults through the following programs: Sight for Students:  This program provides FREE EYE EXAMS AND EYEGLASSES , when prescribed, to those children who qualify.  To apply please go to the website and print the “Sight for Students Program Application Form”.  You can take in […]

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Texas Veterans Portal

This website is a great resource guide for veterans residing in Texas.  It offers information regarding the following benefits and services:  health and wellness, education and training, employment and career, housing and loans, licenses and permits, records and medals, dependents and caregivers, legal and financial, disabilities and claims, and women veterans.  It also has a […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition to life and school preparedness, Head Start is also the nation’s laboratory for early learning innovation. Head Start offers a unique whole child/whole family program […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, including vaccines for travel. Click on your state to explore your state health department’s vaccine information: Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Mission Arlington Metroplex

  Mission Arlington Metroplex offers the following services: Food, clothing, and personal hygiene items. Financial assistance with rent, utilities, prescriptions, and gas vouchers (provided on a limited basis for someone needing transportation to a job interview). Furniture and Appliances Needs for House and Home:  baby items, bicycles, computers, medical equipment Identification Assistance:  They can provide […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health care near them.  The information populated gives the name, address, phone number, and distance from your location for each health center. Find a Health Center […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy an insurance plan to cover them. CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. In […]

Texas Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program

HIPP is a Texas program that helps families pay employer-sponsored health insurance premiums.  You are eligible to enroll in help if anyone in your family receives Medicaid (except for the CHIP and STAR Health managed care program) and someone in your family is eligible to get health insurance at work.  You can apply for HIPP […]

Texas Benefits-applying for SNAP, TANF, healthcare assistance, and WIC

This website offers education regarding SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-“food stamps”), TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families), financial assistance with the costs of healthcare, and WIC (Women, Infants, and Children).  The website also offers instruction on applying for these benefits. SNAP:  This benefit offers financial assistance with the cost of food.  In Texas SNAP food […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or residence. Respect, inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe reproductive self-determination must be […]

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical advice. Free 24-Hour Hotline Emergency information Prevention URL:  http://www.aapcc.org/ Phone Number: 1(800) 222-1222  

NorthTexasFamilies.org

NorthTexasFamilies.org is a comprehensive website where families can find programs, connect to services and apply for benefits. This online resource is a single resource for early childhood programs, education, parenting support, health, food, housing, transit, money, work and legal services. The Zip Code driven search engine allows for location accuracy. There is no comparable tool […]

Salvation Army DFW Mertroplex – Addiction Recovery

ADDICTION RECOVERY VIDEOS Kasie Demetra VOLUNTARY ALCOHOL & SUBSTANCE ABUSE REHABILITATION The Salvation Army’s voluntary substance abuse program is the largest residential substance abuse rehabilitation program in the United States. The Salvation Army is recognized as a quality provider in treating alcohol and chemical addictions. Last year, 60% of all clients successfully completed the substance […]

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification -CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and Caregiving training, Swimming Training, CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training, BLS (Basic Life Support) Training International Services- Red Cross Red Crescent […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  24/7

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. Since 1932, New Eyes has provided clear vision to over 8 million people in the […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network of community partners who identify children in need and VSP network eye doctors who provide the services. Eligibility:   U.S. Social Security Number 19 years […]

Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards (TCCWB)

    Founded in 1978, the Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards’ (TCCWB) mission is to support a statewide network of volunteers concerned with the welfare of children, especially those suffering from abuse and neglect TCCWB works with DFPS and others to develop resources, programs and strategies to enhance services to vulnerable children and families. […]

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information regarding transportation to medical appointments and travel expenses related to medical issues.  They also offer listings of free/low-cost medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse […]

Search Texas Childcare

Don’t be in the dark about child care! Before entrusting your child to a daycare, check its state record. This is the official State of Texas website on daycare. Search for Licensed Providers List of Involuntary Suspended License Provider Background Checks Hotline http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Care/Search_Texas_Child_Care/default.asps

Texas Department of Family Services

Help For Parents. Hope For Kids.  It’s not easy being a parent. Here you will learn where to find the help you need to begin your journey towards becoming a healthier, happier family. HelpandHope.org offers many programs to help build better parenting skills.   http://helpandhope.org Parenting Skills Food Clothing Housing Healthcare Child Care Drug / […]

Texas Drug Card

The Texas Drug Card is a free statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP).  The card can provide up to a 75% discount on prescribed medication.  The website allows you to print, text, or email the card.  You can also download a free mobile app. URL: http://www.texasdrugcard.com  

Texas 2-1-1

2-1-1 Texas, a program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, is committed to helping Texas citizens connect with the services they need. Whether by phone or internet, our goal is to present accurate, well-organized and easy-to-find information from state and local health and human services programs. We accomplish this through the work of […]

Family Crisis Hotline – Texas

The Family Violence Program promotes self-sufficiency, safety, and long-term independence of adult victims of family violence, child victims of family violence, and victims of teen dating violence. The program provides emergency shelter and support services to victims and their children, educates the public, and provides training, and prevention support to various agencies. familyviolence2@hhsc.state.tx.us Dallas The Family […]

Texas Assistance for Needy Families

Your Texas Benefits Texas Assistance for Needy Families is designed to provide financial and medical assistance to needy dependent families and the parents or relatives with whom they are living. Helps families with children age 18 and younger. TANF offers monthly cash payments for: Food Clothing Housing Utilities Furniture Transportation Phone Laundry Supplies for the home […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We educate. Offered in thousands of communities across the United States through NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates, our education programs ensure hundreds of thousands of families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. We advocate. NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer […]

Blindness Education, Screening and Treatment (BEST) Program -Texas

BEST provides free vision screenings and financial assistance to Texas residents for medically urgent eye treatment with a referral from your ophthalmologist. To be eligible for the program, you must: Be at least 18 years of age A Texas resident Not have insurance or any other resource in which to pay for treatment Not be […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

COVID-19 Resources: Harris County Free Clinic Directory

Free Clinics and Community Health Centers in Harris County https://freeclinicdirectory.org/texas_care/harris_tx_county.html

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Relief Resources – Houston Food Assistance

Southern Smoke Foundation Southern Smoke is a nonprofit 501c3 charitable foundation. Our Emergency Relief Program provides emergency funding to those employed by or own restaurants or bars or are employed by a restaurant or bar supplier that are faced unforeseen expenses that cannot or will not be covered by insurance. The Foundations provides assistance for […]

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

Pasadena Health Center

The Pasadena Health Center offers the following services: Primary Care Dental Counseling Pediatrics OB/GYN Services PHC takes various types of insurance and can offer a sliding scale fee for those without insurance that are eligible.  Please see the website for eligibility requirements.  Click on “Patient Resources” and then “Eligibility Policy”. https://www.pasadenahealthcenter.com/ 908 Southmore Pasadena, 77502 […]

The Faulk Foundation

The Faulk Foundation may offer assistance with rent/mortgage payment, electricity bill, or coverage of medical costs. The Faulk Foundation will review applications when any of the following situations exist: Families with annual income of less than $20,000, individuals with annual income of less than $14,000. Children must be present in the home. One member of […]

Community Health Network

The Community Health Network offers various services: OB/GYN Pediatrics Psychiatry Primary Care Dental Services Pharmacy Services These services vary by location.  Community Health Network has several locations.  Please see the website for the one nearest you.  The Community Health Network allows uninsured men and women to access our healthcare services based on their income.  They […]

Christus Foundation for HealthCare

The Christus Foundation for HealthCare offers free and low-cost healthcare to low-income patients.  They have two clinics: 2120 S. Wayside Drive Suite B Houston, 77023 (713)803-1840 2401 Termini Street Suite 100-D Dickinson, 77539 (713)803-1830 https://christusfoundation.org/  

Lighthouse Christian Ministries

Lighthouse Christian Ministries offers the following services to residents of Bacliff, San Leon, Bayview, and Kemah: Financial Assistance:  LCM helps families in crisis with rent and utility assistance payments.  To receive assistance you must first conduct an interview with MI Lewis (families living in Dickinson ISD) or Interfaith Caring Ministries (families living in CCISD).  Appointments with LCM […]

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

Horizon Outreach – Financial Stability

Horizon Outreach has positioned itself as one of the leading agencies in the community to keep families abreast of initiatives that affect their future. We are actively engaged in forums that seek to advocate for our clients at both the national and local level. Our involvement has aided in reducing and ending homelessness among military families and […]

HAAM – Humble Area Awareness Ministries

At HAAM, caring and dedicated bilingual staff and volunteers provide help and hope to very low, low and moderate income individuals and families in need. While we are deeply committed to helping clients create a better life for themselves, the work of the staff and volunteers is grounded in the philosophy that financial independence is […]

Mumineen Relief – Welfare Assistance / Poverty Prevention

Welfare Assistance & Zakat Disbursement Welfare Assistance Program offers assistance by providing rental assistance, food, clothing, adult visitation and other services including transportation assistance and disaster relief to the needy.  Services the program provides: disaster response help pay for housing clothing transportation home visiting meals  Populations this program serves: anyone in need all ages Next […]

Farrington Mission

Farrington Mission offers the following services: Food Pantry:  The pantry is open on Mondays from 6pm-8pm. The Source for Women provides cost-free pregnancy services and support, 3D and 4D ultrasound exams, cost-free counseling to support healing and growth, STD/STI testing and treatment.  For more information go to the website and click on “Ministries” and “The […]

Mercy Housing

https://www.mercyhousing.org/   Mercy Housing is one of the nation’s largest affordable housing organizations. We participate in the development, preservation, management and/or financing of affordable, program-enriched housing across the country. Mercy Housing gives a home to low-income families, seniors, individuals and people with special needs by providing them with the full spectrum of affordable housing, including […]

Lone Star Family Health Center

The Lone Star Family Health Center offers multiple medical services:  primary care for children and adults, dental, and mental health services.  They work with the insured, underinsured, and uninsured.  Their financial counselors will also work with you to see if you are eligible for financial assistance from a federal, state, or local program.  For patients […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

Pasadena Health Center

Pasadena Health Center (PHC) offers a full spectrum of affordable healthcare for families in the Pasadena area.  Their services include family practice, dental services, ob/gyn services, pediatric services, and counseling services.  They accept Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance.  Their sliding fee scale is available for eligible families who do not have insurance or qualify for […]

Vcare Community Medical and Dental Clinic

Vcare clinics offers multiple medical and dental services for adults and children.  Please see the website and click on “Locations” to find your nearest one.   It is a walk-in clinic that offers a $35 flat fee per visit.  They also offer some free services.  Free services include: Prenatal care, preventive and primary child care, case […]

Texas Children’s Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital, located in Houston, Texas, is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to create a healthier future for children and women throughout the global community by leading in patient care, education and research.  The hospital has multiple locations in the Houston area.  Please see the website and click on “Maps & Directions” for […]

Spring Branch Community Health Center

Spring Branch Community Health Center (SBCHC) offers the following services: They offer counseling, therapy, and medication management.  Their behavioral health professionals specialize in concerns such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and grief counseling.  They offer services for adults, children, couples, and families. Dental health services include screening and examinations, fillings, root canals, extractions, and partial […]

St. Hope Foundation

St. Hope Foundation is a healthcare provider that offers many services at multiple locations.  To find a location near you go to the website and click on “Locations”.  They offer services such as vision, pediatrics, podiatry, counseling and psychiatry services, pharmacy, dental, well-woman care, HIV specialty care, and primary medical care.  They accept multiple insurance […]

Ibn Sina Foundation

The Ibn Sina Foundation operates several community medical centers in the Houston area.  Please see the website for the location, phone number, and hours of each clinic.  The community medical centers offer the following programs: Healthy Kids Program:  This program provides free medical and dental services to children under the age of 21 who fall within […]

Central Care Integrated Health Services

Central Care Integrated Health Services (CCIHS) aspires to provide accessible, affordable and high quality comprehensive healthcare services to all the residents in the Greater Houston Area whose healthcare needs are unmet through patient-centered education, collaborations, wellness and outreach programs to eliminate healthcare disparities.  CCIHS prides itself on the fact that they don’t turn anyone away. They […]

Casa El Buen Samaritano

The mission of Casa El Buen Samaritano is to share the love of Jesus Christ while providing whole-person—body, soul, spirit—healthcare to the low-income, uninsured and uninsurable population in the Houston area.  Casa Clinic focuses its efforts on five clinical impact areas: diabetes, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, preventative medicine, and women’s health.  They are open 5 P.M. to 9 P.M. […]

Hope Clinic: A Community Health Center

The HOPE Clinic provides health care services to all regardless of patients’ ability to pay.  A unique characteristic of HOPE Clinic is its capacity to provide services in 30 different languages, including: Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese, Korean, Burmese, Arabic, and Spanish.  Services include primary care, well woman exams, pediatric care, prenatal care, eye exams, counseling, case management, […]

Vecino Denver Harbor Family Clinic

The Vecino Denver Harbor Family Clinic offers medical, dental and counseling services to family members of all ages.  Services include routine physical examinations, sick visits, and dental examinations.  They also provide counseling for concerns such as depression, anxiety, substance use, and domestic violence.  Vecino can also help you enroll  in health insurance through marketplace insurance plans […]

Vecino Airline Children’s Clinic

Airline Children’s Clinic offers healthcare for children from birth through age 17.  They offer medical care, dental care, counseling for children and parents, and insurance enrollment assistance.  They are open Monday-Thursday from 8am-7pm and Friday from 8am-6pm.  Please call to make an appointment.    Services at Vecino’s Airline Children’s Clinic are not free, but their […]

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)-Greater Houston

NAMI of Greater Houston offers the following services: Education classes:  NAMI offers education classes to family and friends of a loved one dealing with a mental illness. Support groups:  They also have on-going support groups for family members of those diagnosed with mental health conditions and for individuals living with a mental illness. *Please see […]

Healthcare for the Homeless-Houston

Healthcare for the Homeless of Houston (HHH) offers services for people who are literally living on the streets, in shelters, in transitional or permanent supportive housing, and for those who are at risk of homelessness. HHH offers healthcare services at three locations.  Not all services are offered at every location.  Please check the website for […]

Bee Busy Wellness Center

Bee Busy Wellness Center’s (BBWC) mission is to provide increased access to Quality, Comprehensive Primary and Preventive Medical, Dental and Mental/Behavioral Health Care, addressing disparities among underserved communities, individuals and families without regard to their ability to pay.  The BBWC offers primary medical care and dental care to adults and children.  They also offer specialized […]

Christ Clinic

Christ Clinic is a medical clinic in Katy, Texas that serves the uninsured and under-insured that fall within or below the 200% federal poverty guidelines.  The majority of their patients reside in Fort Bend, Harris, and Waller counties, however, the clinic has no service area restrictions. Patients contribute to the cost of care-$25 for the […]

Avenue 360-Health and Wellness

Avenue 360 offers medical care, dental care, counseling, on-site pharmacy, and case management services.  They have five locations in the Houston area, and offer care for children and adults.  Please see the website and click on “Locations” to find one near you.  They accept most private insurance (including Medicaid).  They also work with the uninsured […]

San Jose Clinic

The San Jose Clinic provides healthcare services exclusively to the low-income population.  The clinic offers primary care services for adults and children, women’s health services, dental care, vision care, counseling services, and a pharmacy. To receive services at the clinic individuals and families must first complete an eligibility interview.  Eligibility interviews are conducted on a […]

Pregnancy Help Center

The Pregnancy Help Center focuses on working with women who have an unplanned pregnancy.  They have two locations in Houston–Downtown and the Fifth Ward.  They provide the following free services: pregnancy testing, case management, ultrasound to determine pregnancy viability, childbirth and parenting classes, fatherhood classes, referrals to community agencies, housing referrals, medical and legal referrals, […]

Access Health

Access Health serves Fort Bend and Waller County.  They have a main health clinic in Richmond and the 15 additional clinics in the surrounding area. Please see the website and click on “Locations”.  They accept most major insurance plans and also serve the uninsured. If you are uninsured you may be eligible to receive medical, dental […]

El Centro de Corazon

El Centro de Corazon has four locations in the area.  Please see the website and click on “Locations”.  El Centro accepts all Medicaid/CHIP plans and offers a sliding fee scale discount program.  They offer the following services: Dental Services (adult and pediatric): They offer routine dental exams, cleanings,  fillings, extractions, and root canals. Therapy:  They […]

ECHOS (Epiphany Community Health Outreach Services)

ECHOS provides the following service: Benefits Application Assistance:  ECHOS assists families with submitting applications to State and County medical and social services such as the Harris Health System-Financial Assistance Program (Gold Card), Children’s Medicaid, and SNAP (food stamps).  Please see the website for a list of documents needed to apply.  Click on “Programs” then “Benefits […]

Family Houston

Family Houston provides the following services: Case Management:  Offers assistance with applying for benefits, locating transportation assistance, obtaining dental and medical services, get legal assistance, and find food and housing. Counseling:  Counseling is offered for children and adults, individuals and families.  All major insurance plans are accepted.  They also offer a sliding-fee scale where payment […]

Thomas Street Health Center-Houston

​Harris Health System’s Thomas Street Health Center is a freestanding HIV/AIDS clinic, which provides medical care and psychological and social services to those who have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. Physicians from Baylor College of Medicine and UTHealth provide primary and specialty care services, including: oncology, endocrinology, pain management, dermatology, rheumatology, women’s health, adolescent health, ENT, neurology, and treatment […]

Legacy Community Health-Houston

Legacy Community Health offers the following services: Adult Primary Care Pharmacy (even prescription delivery) Pediatric Services OB/GYN and Maternity Services:  includes pregnancy testing (free) and the diagnosis and treatment of STDs Dental Care (Adult and Pediatric) Vision Care Mental Health Services:  Legacy Community Health offers psychological assessment, medication management, therapy, and psychological testing. Vaccinations and […]

Planned Parenthood-Houston

Planned Parenthood offers assistance with the following services: Birth Control including the morning-after pill. Abortion HIV/STD Testing and Treatment LGBT Services Men’s Health Services Women’s Services Pregnancy Testing and Services There are 7 Planned Parenthood facilities in the Houston area.  Please go to the website and click on “Get Care” then “”Find a Health Center” […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

Prevent Blindness Texas

Prevent Blindness Texas (PBT) offers vision assistance to both children and adults through the following programs: Sight for Students:  This program provides FREE EYE EXAMS AND EYEGLASSES , when prescribed, to those children who qualify.  To apply please go to the website and print the “Sight for Students Program Application Form”.  You can take in […]

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Jewish Family Service-Houston

Jewish Family Service (JFS) offers counseling to multiple populations.  They are trained to counsel children, teens, adults, seniors, and those with chronic mental illness.  All fees are affordable and based on a flexible fee scale which takes into account the client’s financial situation.  At JFS, no client is ever refused care due to an inability […]

Houston Health Department

The Houston Health Department (HHD) has several health clinics across the Houston area.  They offer such services as dental, family planning, STD testing, and immunizations.  Please visit the website (click on “Health Centers”)  to see a complete list of clinics and their services.  HHD also has community based multi-service centers that provide services such as […]

Texas Veterans Portal

This website is a great resource guide for veterans residing in Texas.  It offers information regarding the following benefits and services:  health and wellness, education and training, employment and career, housing and loans, licenses and permits, records and medals, dependents and caregivers, legal and financial, disabilities and claims, and women veterans.  It also has a […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]

Mental Health America of Greater Houston-Resource Guide

Mental Health America of Greater Houston has created The Guide: Mental Health Resource Brochure.  It contains a listing of mental health resources in Harris County that are low-cost and affordable.  It includes resources for children/adolescents, the elderly, adults, and veterans.   The organizations listed address such issues as substance abuse, legal services, homelessness, education/employment support, domestic […]

Free/Low-Cost Dental Clinics-Houston

The FreeDentalCare website allows you to search for free or low-cost dental clinics in your area.  The website includes a description of each clinic and usually a link to the specific clinic’s website.  The website lists 18 clinics in the Houston area.  You can also narrow the search by zip code. URL:  http://www.freedentalcare.us/ci/tx-houston

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition to life and school preparedness, Head Start is also the nation’s laboratory for early learning innovation. Head Start offers a unique whole child/whole family program […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the […]

Harris Health System (previously called the Gold Card)

The Harris Health System (previously called the Gold Card) helps people with low or no income get healthcare services.  The system accepts those who are uninsured or underinsured. The Harris Health System is not free–fees are on a sliding-scale based on income. The Harris Health System has multiple locations throughout Harris County.  Please see the website […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, including vaccines for travel. Click on your state to explore your state health department’s vaccine information: Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

The Children’s Assessment Center-Sexual Abuse

The Children’s Assessment Center (CAC) provides information regarding the prevention of child sexual abuse.  They also work with children/families to assess and investigate reports of child sexual abuse and then offer treatment for this abuse.  CAC’s treatment services range from crisis intervention and psychological evaluations to group, family, and individual therapy for child victims, siblings, […]

Harris County Public Health

Harris County Public Health offers the following services: Healthcare:  Harris County Public Health offers healthcare services to Harris County residents of all ages.  Some of the services they offer include physical exams, immunizations, and HIV/STD screening/treatment (the clinic will even come to your residence to conduct a free test for HIV and Syphilis–please text 1-281-962-8378 […]

The Harris Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disability & Autism Services

*This agency has a 24-hour crisis hotline for those experiencing a mental health crisis and/or suicidal thoughts.  The number is 1-713-970-7000, option 1*  *Always call 911 if someone is in immediate danger* This center provides mental health services for adults and children 3-17 years of age.  They also provide intellectual disability and Autism services to […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health care near them.  The information populated gives the name, address, phone number, and distance from your location for each health center. Find a Health Center […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy an insurance plan to cover them. CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. In […]

Texas Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program

HIPP is a Texas program that helps families pay employer-sponsored health insurance premiums.  You are eligible to enroll in help if anyone in your family receives Medicaid (except for the CHIP and STAR Health managed care program) and someone in your family is eligible to get health insurance at work.  You can apply for HIPP […]

Texas Benefits-applying for SNAP, TANF, healthcare assistance, and WIC

This website offers education regarding SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-“food stamps”), TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families), financial assistance with the costs of healthcare, and WIC (Women, Infants, and Children).  The website also offers instruction on applying for these benefits. SNAP:  This benefit offers financial assistance with the cost of food.  In Texas SNAP food […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or residence. Respect, inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe reproductive self-determination must be […]

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical advice. Free 24-Hour Hotline Emergency information Prevention URL:  http://www.aapcc.org/ Phone Number: 1(800) 222-1222  

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification -CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and Caregiving training, Swimming Training, CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training, BLS (Basic Life Support) Training International Services- Red Cross Red Crescent […]

Northwest Assistance Ministries

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) offers various types of assistance to the following zip codes: 77014, 77032, 77038, 77050, 77060, 77064, 77066, 77067, 77068, 77069, 77070, 77073, 77086, 77090, 77379, 77388, 77389. Emergency Basic Needs: This programs offers services such as food, prescriptions, gas vouchers, bus tokens, clothing, financial help with rent/mortgage, school supplies, utility assistance, […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  24/7

Memorial Assistance Ministries

Memorial Assistance Ministries (MAM) offers the following assistance to Houston area residents: Rent/Utility Assistance:  May be limited to those in the following zip codes: 77008, 77009, 77018, 77022, 77024, 77037, 77039, 77040, 77041, 77043, 77055, 77076,77079, 77080, 77088, 77091, 77092.  Clients seeking assistance must schedule an appointment.  Please call 1-713-574-7533 to schedule an appointment.  Please see […]

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. Since 1932, New Eyes has provided clear vision to over 8 million people in the […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network of community partners who identify children in need and VSP network eye doctors who provide the services. Eligibility:   U.S. Social Security Number 19 years […]

Covenant House Texas

Covenant House Texas exclusively works with homeless youth ages 18-24, including pregnant and parenting teens with children.  They offer the following services: Housing Programs:  CHT has a drop-in center which offers day services such as meals, laundry, clothing, and showers.  Youth can also be connected with a case manager to assess their individual needs.  Youth […]

Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards (TCCWB)

    Founded in 1978, the Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards’ (TCCWB) mission is to support a statewide network of volunteers concerned with the welfare of children, especially those suffering from abuse and neglect TCCWB works with DFPS and others to develop resources, programs and strategies to enhance services to vulnerable children and families. […]

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information regarding transportation to medical appointments and travel expenses related to medical issues.  They also offer listings of free/low-cost medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse […]

Search Texas Childcare

Don’t be in the dark about child care! Before entrusting your child to a daycare, check its state record. This is the official State of Texas website on daycare. Search for Licensed Providers List of Involuntary Suspended License Provider Background Checks Hotline http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Child_Care/Search_Texas_Child_Care/default.asps

Texas Department of Family Services

Help For Parents. Hope For Kids.  It’s not easy being a parent. Here you will learn where to find the help you need to begin your journey towards becoming a healthier, happier family. HelpandHope.org offers many programs to help build better parenting skills.   http://helpandhope.org Parenting Skills Food Clothing Housing Healthcare Child Care Drug / […]

Texas Drug Card

The Texas Drug Card is a free statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP).  The card can provide up to a 75% discount on prescribed medication.  The website allows you to print, text, or email the card.  You can also download a free mobile app. URL: http://www.texasdrugcard.com  

Texas 2-1-1

2-1-1 Texas, a program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, is committed to helping Texas citizens connect with the services they need. Whether by phone or internet, our goal is to present accurate, well-organized and easy-to-find information from state and local health and human services programs. We accomplish this through the work of […]

Houston Area Urban League

The Houston Area Urban League offers the following services: Services for parents and children include academic guidance and support for children from birth to age 18.  This guidance includes assistance in areas such as literacy, math skills, and college/career readiness.  They also offer training to assist parents with developing their child’s academic skills. Housing assistance […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We educate. Offered in thousands of communities across the United States through NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates, our education programs ensure hundreds of thousands of families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. We advocate. NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer […]

Volunteers of America Texas-Houston

The Houston office of Volunteers of America offers the following services: One-on-one financial coaching including financial literacy workshops and tax season assistance. Assistance with applying for food stamps and health insurance. Programs for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.  These programs include foster care, residential group homes, in-home support, and specialized deaf-blind […]

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Elderly Affairs Division of Honolulu, HI

Elderly Affairs Division, City and County of Honolulu Address :925 Dillingham Blvd, Suite 200, Honolulu, HI 96817 Website :http://www.elderlyaffairs.com Contact Email:  elderlyaffairs@honolulu.gov Office Phone:  (808) 768-7700 Information Phone:  (808) 768-7700 Languages:  English, Ilocano, Tagalog INFORM The Elderly Affairs Division coordinates advocacy efforts on behalf of elders, encourages partnerships to improve and expand services, and contracts with agencies to provide […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

Spark M. Matsunaga VA Medical Center of Honolulu

Spark M. Matsunaga VA Medical Center Address: 459 Patterson Rd, Honolulu, HI 96819 Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 AM-4:00 PM Open ⋅ Closes 4PM Phone: (808) 433-0600

Honolulu Vet Center

Honolulu Vet Center 1680 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite F-3 Honolulu, HI 96814 Phone: 808-973-8387 Or 877-927-8387 Fax: 808-973-5295  Hours of Operation: Monday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm Tuesday: 8:00 am – 7:30 pm Wednesday: 8:00 am – 7:30 pm Thursday: 8:00 am – 7:30 pm Friday: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Saturday: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm (Last Saturday of each month) Sunday: Closed In […]

Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center of Honolulu, HI

Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center Address: 86-260 Farrington Hwy, Waianae, Hawaii 96792 Phone: (808) 697-3736 Services provided by Us or other local community agencies: Adoption Asthma Breastfeeding Child Care Child Development Crisis Services Dental Diabetes Elderly Services Emergency Services Exercise/Physical Activity Falls Prevention Family Planning Health Career Training HIV/STD Services Homeless Hospice Care Intimate Partner […]

Kalihi-Palama Health Center of Honolulu

Kalihi-Palama Health Center – Health Care For The Homeless Project Ka’a’ahi Street Clinic: Located at the Institute for Human Services (IHS) Homeless Shelter for Women and Families, services are provided to single women and families who are guests of the IHS Homeless Shelter, single men who are accompanied by their Case Manager, and community members.  Services […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

GoVa Hawaii’s Counseling Center

GoVa Hawaii’s Counseling Center At GoVa Counseling our psychologists are as committed to your happiness as you are. We will be with you through the tough times and celebrate all the wonders that you will achieve. We are committed to your happiness and together we’ll work to help you get exactly where you want to go! […]

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]

Project Vision Hawaii

Project Vision Hawaii Project Vision Hawaii, in association with WE…a hui for health, is a non-profit organization that aims to achieve better access to healthcare for Hawaii’s people. It provides health screenings and education with a focus on vision health. The organization’s three mobile screening units travel to communities statewide and serve as vehicles to better […]

HieHie Project of Honolulu, HI

HieHie Project We believe that all human beings have an inborne dignity which cannot be diminished. Hiehie is the Hawaiian way to express this inalienable sense of dignity. We chose this name for the mobile hygiene services we provide throughout our O`ahu home to help individuals experiencing homelessness to remember that they can still project […]

Ryan White HIV Programs

Ryan White & HIV Programs The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. The Program works with cities, states, and local community-based organizations to provide HIV care and treatment services to more than […]

National Head Start Association

Description:  The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.  In addition to life and school preparedness, Head Start is also the nation’s laboratory for early learning innovation. Head Start offers a unique whole child/whole family program […]

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. Follow the […]

Waikiki Health of Honolulu, HI

Waikiki Health At Waikiki Health, everyone is welcome to receive quality health care regardless of ability to pay or lack of insurance. Our doctors, nurses, counselors, pharmacy staff, and healthcare specialists work together to help you live healthy.  Our services include: Care-A-Van (see more details at the bottom the page) Primary Medical Care Dental Services […]

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship To improve the health of Native Hawaiians, we provide scholarships to Native Hawaiians pursuing careers in primary and behavioral health disciplines. These disciplines include: clinical psychology, dental medicine, dental hygiene, nutrition, marriage and family therapy, nursing and nurse midwifery, nursing practitioner, optometry, pharmacy, physician (allopathic or osteopathic), physician assistant, public health, […]

The Community Action Partnership (CAP)

The Community Action Partnership (CAP) The Community Action Partnership is a national hub that links the nation’s 1,000+ Community Action Agencies to each another – and to leaders looking for solutions that connect Americans to greater opportunity.  Some of the services that may be offered are: • Workforce Connections • HUD Housing Assistance • Transportation […]

Honolulu Community Action Program

Honolulu Community Action Program OUR PROGRAMS HCAP offers a wide variety of programs and services to assist individuals and families to achieve self-reliance. HCAP offers programs and services in six major areas: Early Childhood; Employment; Education; Economic Development; Emergency & Transitional Programs; and Community Development & Advocacy. HCAP programs emphasize volunteerism and organizational development to […]

State and Local Health Departments – Vaccinations

State & Local Health Departments State and local health departments are a great resource for vaccinations.  They may also have information about state vaccine requirements and free and low-cost vaccines, including vaccines for travel. Click on your state to explore your state health department’s vaccine information: Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California […]

Department of Human Services by State

Department of Human Services by State The Department of Human Services in each state provide services for: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Child Support Child Care Assistance And others… Click on your state below for your state’s Department of Human Services website. Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South […]

Leadership in Disabilities and Achievement of Hawaii

Leadership in Disabilities & Achievement of Hawaii LDAH is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization working to support and educate parents, families and professionals to meet the needs of children and youth (ages birth through 26) with any disability.  Dedicated to the service of individuals with special needs, LDAH provides interactive training opportunities, disseminates high-quality educational resources […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers many benefit programs to Veterans and their families.  They offer benefits such as disability compensation, pension, GI Bill (financial assistance for the pursuit of further education), career counseling, home loans, life insurance, burial assistance, and healthcare.  They also offer homeless and at-risk Veterans assistance with locating housing, healthcare, […]

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services. Programs […]

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Health Center Locator HRSA Health Center Locator allows anyone in the USA to type in their address or general location and find local health care near them.  The information populated gives the name, address, phone number, and distance from your location for each health center. Find a Health Center […]

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If your children need health coverage, they may be eligible for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If they qualify, you won’t have to buy an insurance plan to cover them. CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. In […]

Planned Parenthood of Honolulu, HI

Planned Parenthood CARE NO MATTER WHAT Planned Parenthood is one of the nation’s leading providers of high-quality, affordable health care, and the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care. Services:   Abortion Services Birth Control HIV Testing LGBT Services Men’s Health Care […]

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood believes in the individual fundamental right of people throughout the world to manage their reproductive health, regardless of income, marital status, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or residence. Respect, inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe reproductive self-determination must be […]

Tzu Chi Free Clinic of Honolulu, HI

Tzu Chi Free Clinic URL:  https://www.tzuchi.us/story/everyone-deserves-good-health/ Address:  100 North Beretania Street, Suite 122, Honolulu, HI 96817 Phone: 808.550.8608 Hours: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Medical clinic: Monday – Friday Dental clinic: Wednesdays and Friday Services by appointment: Primary medical care, dental care, obstetrics and gynecology and diagnostic radiology test. You can qualify for the clinic’s free […]

American Association of Poison Control Centers

  Description:  The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free, confidential, expert medical advice. Free 24-Hour Hotline Emergency information Prevention URL:  http://www.aapcc.org/ Phone Number: 1(800) 222-1222  

American Red Cross

Description:  The American Red Cross prevent and relieve suffering here at home and around the world. Disaster Relief- Hurricanes, Floods, Earthquakes, Tornado, Wildfires, Superstorms Lifesaving Blood- Blood Donations Training & Certification -CPR, First Aid, AED, Babysitting and Caregiving training, Swimming Training, CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training, BLS (Basic Life Support) Training International Services- Red Cross Red Crescent […]

Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corp – Free Health Care

REMOTE AREA MEDICAL 2200 Stock Creek Blvd. Rockford, TN 37853 (865) 579-1530  info@ramusa.org   Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a major nonprofit provider of mobile medical clinics. Our mission is to prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free, quality healthcare to those in need. We do this by delivering free dental, vision, and medical […]

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  Description: 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress Prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones Best practices for professionals. URL:   https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Phone Number:  1-800-273-8255 Hours:  24/7

New Eyes for the Needy

New Eyes for the Needy New Eyes is a non-profit, non-sectarian volunteer organization that purchases new eyeglasses for poor children and adults in the United States. The organization also recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. Since 1932, New Eyes has provided clear vision to over 8 million people in the […]

Sight For Students

Sight For Students Sight for Students, a Vision Service Plan (VSP) program, provides eye free exams and free glasses to low-income, uninsured children. The program operates nationally through a network of community partners who identify children in need and VSP network eye doctors who provide the services. Eligibility:   U.S. Social Security Number 19 years […]

Hawaii 2-1-1

Hawaii 2-1-1 Aloha United Way (AUW) encourages individuals of all walks of life to join our movement–together–to create hope and change the landscape of our community for the better.  More than raising and distributing money, AUW is working to reduce homelessness, provide more opportunities for our kupuna to age gracefully, and better prepare our keiki […]

Parents And Children Together (PACT) of Honolulu, HI

Parents And Children Together (PACT) Provides individual and group services for offenders, victims, and child witnesses of domestic violence. URL:  http://www.pacthawaii.org/oahu_peace_center.html Address:  1505 Dillingham Blvd, Suite 208, Honolulu, HI 96817 Hotline 24/7: 808-526-2200 *There is a flat fee for Offender Services. HOW CAN THE FPC OAHU PROGRAM HELP YOU? The goal of the Family Peace Center-Oahu is […]

Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence Resource to help those in abusive situations find treatment, shelter, and safety. URL:  https://www.hscadv.org/ Address:  1164 Bishop Street, Ste 1609, Honolulu, HI 96813 Phone:  (808) 832-9316

NeedyMeds-Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds is an excellent source of information on prescription assistance.  They offer discount drug cards and a list of assistance programs for a specific medication or diagnosis.  They offer information regarding transportation to medical appointments and travel expenses related to medical issues.  They also offer listings of free/low-cost medical, dental, mental health, and substance abuse […]

Aloha Medical Mission Dental Clinic of Honolulu, HI

Ahola Medical Mission Dental Clinic We are an interim clinic and we perform basic dental procedures such as exams, cleanings, fillings, and extractions. Once your oral health is deemed stable, we will refer you to a low cost comprehensive clinic. URL:  https://alohamedicalmission.org/what-we-do/dental-clinic/ Address:  810 N. Vineyard Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96817 Phone:  (808) 847-3400 Hours:  hours vary, call for […]

Hawaii Rx Card – Prescription Assistance Program

Hawaii Rx Card As a resident of Hawaii, you and your family have access to a statewide Prescription Assistance Program (PAP). Create and print your FREE discount prescription drug card coupon below. This pharmacy coupon card will provide you with Rx medication savings of up to 75% at more than 68,000 pharmacies across the country including Long’s, Walgreens, Albertsons, Kmart, Walmart, […]

Queen’s Medical Center of Honolulu, HI

Queen’s Medical Center Queen’s is the largest private hospital in Hawaii, licensed to operate with 505 acute care beds and 28 sub-acute beds. With 3,600 employees—including 1,160 nurses and over 1,100 physicians on staff—it is also one of the state of Hawaii’s largest employers. URL:  http://www.queensmedicalcenter.org/ Address:  1301 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu, HI 96813 Phone:  (808) 691-1000 Hours:  […]

Shriners Hospitals for Children of Honolulu, HI

Shiners Hospitals for Children of Honolulu Shriners Hospitals for Children — Honolulu provides the highest quality care for orthopaedic and neuromusculoskeletal disorders and conditions. Our world-class doctors and staff members are committed to improving the lives of children in Hawaii and the Pacific region, and are specialized in bone, joint, muscle and sports injuries. The hospital is […]

Pregnancy Problem Center of Honolulu, HI

Pregnancy Problem Center The Centers exist to aid women and men who are concerned about the possibility of an unplanned pregnancy.  We provide free pregnancy testing, information, and support within a compassionate, confidential and non-judgmental setting and address individual needs through other counseling and referral services as may be required. We also provide educational programs […]

Salvation Army Services of Honolulu, HI

Salvation Army of the Hawaiian and Pacific Islands The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We educate. Offered in thousands of communities across the United States through NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates, our education programs ensure hundreds of thousands of families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. We advocate. NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Honolulu, HI

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) We offer Education, Advocacy and Support for persons with mental illness and their families. Our programs are prepared and delivered by family members & those who live in recovery from mental health conditions who have lived and are now living the same challenges you face. NAMI Hawaii is a […]

Ohua Clinic of Honolulu, HI

Ohua Clinic Most patients visit our clinic in Waikiki to receive comprehensive primary care services, including behavioral health, social services, health counseling and pharmacy services. URL:  https://waikikihc.org/locations/ohua/ Address:  277 Ohua Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815 Phone:  (808) 922-4787 Clinic Hours:  Mon., Wed., & Thurs. 7:30 AM-6:30 PM;  Tues. & Fri. 6:30 AM-6:30 PM;  Sat. 7:30 AM-4:00 PM […]

PATH Clinic for Women of Honolulu, HI

Path Clinic for Women’s Health At the PATH Clinic in Kaimuki, women’s health services are provided in a relaxed, home-like setting that is supportive of each women’s unique path to health and capable parenting. URL:  https://waikikihc.org/locations/path/ Address:  845 22nd Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816 Phone:  (808) 922-4787 Hours:  Tues., Wed., & Fri. 8:30 AM-5:00 PM Appointments Please […]

Makahiki Medical and Dental Clinic of Honolulu, HI

Makahiki Medical & Dental Clinic Waikiki Health offers quality medical and social services to everyone. Our team of healthcare providers and staff work together, helping patients access services and support to live healthy. URL:  https://waikikihc.org/locations/makahiki/ Address:  935 Makahiki Way, Honolulu, HI 96826 Phone:  (808) 922-4787 Medical Hours:  M-F 7:30 AM-6:30 PM Dental Hours:  MWF 8:00 AM-4:00 […]

Adult Protective Services of Honolulu, HI

Adult Protective Services of Hawaii Adult Protective Services (APS) is a mandated service of APCSB that provides crisis intervention, without regard to income, including investigation and emergency services for vulnerable adults who are reported to be abused, neglected or financially exploited by others or seriously endangered due to self-neglect.  A vulnerable adult is a person eighteen […]

Crisis Line of Hawaii

Crisis Line of Hawaii Provides a team of trained professionals to help individuals in times of mental health crisis. Hotline:  1-800-753-6879 Hours:  24/7

WOMEN INFANTS AND CHILDREN (WIC)

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) providing  Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

COVID-19 Resources: Children’s Defense Fund- Useful Resources for Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis

Description:  Links to resources for families seeking assistance with health coverage, education, self-care and wellness and state-specific resources.  Also information for immigrant families URL:  https://www.childrensdefense.org/useful-resource-covid-19/#immigrant

COVID-19 Resources- National Association of School Psychologists

Description: Helping Children Cope With Changes Resulting From COVID-19 and other resources. URL:   https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19

COVID-19 Resources- National Alliance on Mental Illness Guide

Description:  National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse is a nationwide directory to locate local consumer-driven mental health services, including resources. URL:   https://www.nami.org/getattachment/About-NAMI/NAMI-News/2020/NAMI-Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC provides daily updated information about Coronavirus (COVID-19). This website includes: tracking information of reported cases safety tips about prevention symptoms and information about COVID-19 testing sites and directions for next steps if you have concerns regarding symptoms or exposure resources and other health information   URL: https://www.cdc.gov/    

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc.

LA Health and Rehab Center, Inc. (LHRC), a 501(C) 3 CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited substance use disorder, mental health, homelessness, and HIV/AIDS provider. We presently operate the following programs: LHRC Reality House which is a residential treatment program for pregnant women, and women and their dependent children aged 0-12.  Reality House was awarded the […]

Eldercare Locator -Nationwide

Description: The Eldercare Locator is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with trustworthy local support resources. Since 1991, the Eldercare Locator has been linking those who need assistance with state and local agencies on aging, as well as community-based organizations that serve older adults and their caregivers. Whether help is needed with […]

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, call the Veterans Crisis Line 24/7 to reach a responder with the Department of Veterans Affairs.  They serve all veterans, all service members, National Guard and Reserve, and their family members and friends.  You can also go to the website and chat online or […]

Financial Help Resources

Get Help Paying Your Bills – Financial Help Resources Find government and non-profit resources to help you pay your bills We provide free resources for those under financial stress who need help paying their bills. Our resources are location based and nationwide. Our list of financial help ranges from single parent financial help, college and […]

Need Help Paying Bills -Search by State

NEED HELP PAYING BILLS Description:  Find information on assistance programs, charity organizations, and other resources that will provide you help with paying bills, rent, mortgages, debts and more.  Search by state. URL:  http//www.needhelppayingbills.com/index.html    

The National Domestic Violence -Lafayette

Description:  The National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.  Provides confidential, one-on-one support Offers crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety Live chat is another option for getting real-time, one-on-one support. URL:  http://www.thehotline.org/ Phone Number:  (800)799-SAFE(7233) […]

Psychology Today–A National Listing of Treatment Centers, Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Support Groups

Psychology Today is a national website that allows the user to search for treatment centers, therapists, psychiatrists, and support groups located near their residence.  You can also narrow the search by picking a certain type of treatment program such as for addiction or an eating disorder.  You can narrow by the type of insurance the […]