National Support Services, General

Description: Programs that publish directories, distribute pamphlets and other literature, conduct outreach campaigns, offer technical assistance and training or provide other services which deal with a particular topic, issue or problem area. (AIRS257)

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NV

Reno, NV

155 County Estates Cricle
Suite 200
Reno, NV 89511
Phone: 775-322-7065
Organization Name: American Heart Association
Address: 155 County Estates Cricle
Suite 200
Reno, NV 89511
Phone: 775-322-7065
Services Provided: American Heart Association is "Building Healthier Lives Free of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke" by advocating for key issues such as: Smoke-free public places; building walk able and bike able streets, roads, and parks; providing better nutrition and high quality physical education in schools; and providing adequate, affordable and available healthcare for all.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/21/2019
4750 Longley Lane
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-856-1000
Organization Name: American Red Cross Northern Nevada
Address: 4750 Longley Lane
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-856-1000
Eligibility: Open to everyone, some courses may have different requirements.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides training and workplaces to prepare the community to respond in times of emergency.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019

Nationwide

One Kaiser Plaza, Suite #850
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 415-954-9988
Address: One Kaiser Plaza, Suite #850
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 415-954-9988
Fax: 510-419-1263
Services Provided: The mission of the APIAHF is to promote improvement in the health status of all Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders in the United States. The Health Forum is a national advocacy organization dedicated to promoting policy, program, and research efforts. Founded in 1986, the Health Forum approaches activities with the philosophy of coalition-building and developing capacity within local communities.

Advocates on health issues of significance to Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander communities, conduct community-based technical assistance and training, provide health and U.S. Census data analysis and information dissemination, and convene regional and national conferences.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
Address:
Eligibility: Families, caregivers, people with disabilities and aging Americans
Services Provided: A national movement working to transform the way we care in this country, aiming to organize and develop policy on the local, state, and federal levels to expand care options for seniors, people with disabilities, and their caregivers while improving the quality of home care jobs.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 5/30/2018
101 Montgomery Street, Suite 72150
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-434-3388 xl
Organization Name: National Center on Caregiving
Address: 101 Montgomery Street, Suite 72150
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-434-3388 xl
Toll Free Phone: 800-445-8106
Services Provided: Caregiver services, policy and research. Search for state-based resources using the Family Care Navigator.
Provider Profiles: Internet Information Resource
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 3/6/2019
901 Moorefield Park Drive, Suite 100
Richmond, VA 23236
Phone: 804-327-1111
Address: 901 Moorefield Park Drive, Suite 100
Richmond, VA 23236
Phone: 804-327-1111
Email: info@caregiverslibrary.com
Eligibility: Caregivers, seniors and employers
Services Provided: The National Caregivers Library contains online information and resources to assist caregivers and seniors with useful forms, checklists, and topic-specific external resources. The resources are made available at no cost through alliances with professionals, businesses and other agencies serving seniors and their caregivers with a variety of services.
Provider Profiles: Internet resource
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
1000 N Oak Ave
Marshfield, WI 54449-5790
Phone: 800-662-6900
Address: 1000 N Oak Ave
Marshfield, WI 54449-5790
Phone: 800-662-6900
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety strives to enhance the health and safety of all children exposed to hazards associated with agricultural work and rural environments. The National Children's Center staff has advanced training in injury prevention, health promotion, agricultural safety, and related topics.

The National Children's Center receives funding from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
6706 South West 54th Avenue
Portland, OR 97219
Phone: 503-894-9453
Address: 6706 South West 54th Avenue
Portland, OR 97219
Phone: 503-894-9453
Toll Free Phone: 800-944-4773
Fax: 503-894-9452
Email: PSIpr@postpartum.net
Eligibility: Prenatal and postpartum women. Also provides a group for fathers.
Services Provided: Provides online and phone services for women experiencing postpartum depression and their families. Helpline is staffed by a volunteer team of trained responders who rapidly refer callers to appropriate local resources, including emergency services and mother support groups in their area.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 7/11/2019
Address: Oakland, CA
Phone: 510-771-1417
Toll Free Phone: 877-565-8860
Email: contact@translife.org
Eligibility: Individuals going through problems being a transgender or gender non-conforming individuals.
Services Provided: Provides a toll free crisis hotline for transgender and gender non-conforming individuals in the United States and Canada. Microgrants and guidance for updating an ID affirming gender
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

CA

San Francisco, CA

870 Market Street
Suite 370
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-392-6257
Address: 870 Market Street
Suite 370
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-392-6257
Fax: 415-392-8442
Email: info@nclrights.org
Eligibility: People with legal issues relevant to the LGBTQ community.
Services Provided: Litigates precedent-setting cases at the trial and appellate court levels; advocates for equitable public policies affecting the LGBT community; provides free legal assistance to LGBT people and their legal advocates; and conducts community education on LGBT issues.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019