Government Information Resources

Programs that provide information about government offices and services that interested individuals can access on a website or in person, or by telephone, email, chat, text or other communication channel. In some cases, assistance is available to help identify and locate an appropriate office. (AIRS TJ-3200.2500)

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NV

Carson City, NV

Organization Name: Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
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Address:
3416 Goni Road
Suite D132
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-687-4210
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Eligibility: Older adults, individuals with disabilities, and their caregivers with urgent or emergency needs.
Services Provided: ADSD Community Advocates increase awareness of community resources to all Nevadans across the lifespan. Creating opportunities to educate, inform, and connect those individuals seeking help to access programs and services to meet their needs. Advocates participate in outreach opportunities such as information fairs, presentations, program visits, and much more. The Community Advocates are also here to help and provide guidance as needed and can offer one-time emergency assistance to ensure sustainability and well-being of individuals.&nbsp;<br /><br />For individuals and families that seek to explore all options for services and programs that meet their goals and needs, the Nevada Care Connection Resource Centers have Resource Navigators to help. Use the link to find your local Resource Center.
Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/23/2020
Organization Name: Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH) - Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
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Address:
4150 Technology Way
Suite 210
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-684-4200
Services Provided: The Division of Public and Behavioral Health MCAH program provides resources, education, and creation of systems of care related to women and children, including Child and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN), adolescents, and families. Programs include: Teen Pregnancy Prevention- Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP), Teen Pregnancy Prevention-Abstience Education Grant Program (AEGP), Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI), Nevada Home Visiting (MIECHV), Rape Prevention and Educatoin (RPE), Maternal Infant Program (MIP), CYSHCN, Adolescent Health and Wellness Program (AHWP).
Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
Organization Name: State of Nevada Bureau of Child, Family, and Community Wellness
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Address:
4150 Technology Way
Suite 210
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-684-4285
Fax: 775-684-4245
Services Provided: Promotes, assures, and provides health education, prevention activities, quality assurances and access to health care services with emphasis on women, infants, and children, including children with special health care needs.
Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

Las Vegas, NV

Organization Name: Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
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Address:
3320 West Sahara Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Phone: 702-486-3545
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Eligibility: Older adults, individuals with disabilities, and their families.
Services Provided:

ADSD Community Advocates increase awareness of community resources to all Nevadans across the lifespan. Creating opportunities to educate, inform, and connect those individuals seeking help to access programs and services to meet their needs. Advocates participate in outreach opportunities such as information fairs, presentations, program visits, and much more. The Community Advocates are also here to help and provide guidance as needed and can offer one-time emergency assistance to ensure sustainability and well-being of individuals.&nbsp;<br /><br />For individuals and families that seek to explore all options for services and programs that meet their goals and needs, the Nevada Care Connection Resource Centers have Resource Navigators to help. Use the link to find your local Resource Center.

Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/25/2020

Nationwide

Address:
950 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20210
Phone: 800-514-0301
TDD: 800-514-0383
Toll Free Phone: 800-514-0301
Fax: 202-307-1198
Services Provided: Provides Information and Referral literature/materials

ADA Implementation Assistance
Accessibility Related Standards/Legislation Compliance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Group Advocacy
Information and Referral
Issue Advocacy
Labor and Employment Law
Legislative Advocacy
Library Services
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
517 S Greensboro Street
Carrboro, NC 27510
Phone: 919-962-2001
Organization Name: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Address:
517 S Greensboro Street
Carrboro, NC 27510
Phone: 919-962-2001
Fax: 919-966-7463
Email: ectacenter@unc.edu
Eligibility: Early childhood professionals
Services Provided: Assists state programs funded under Part C and Part B-Section 619 of the IDEA, providing early intervention/early childhood special education information on our website, http://www.ectacenter.org

Funded by the Office of Special Education Programs in the US Department of Education

Special Education Issues
Specialized Information and Referral
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
Organization Name: Centers for Disease Control
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Address:
Services Provided:

The Center for Disease and Control national coronavirus website provides up-to-date information about the coronavirus, including prevention, preparedness, travel restrictions, and response including stimulus payments. For those experiencing symptoms or who are concerned about exposure to the virus, please call local coronavirus information lines and/or telehealth lines.

Find a testing center: Locator and information for testing

    Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
    Last Updated: 10/5/2020
    8400 Corporate Drive Suite 500
    Hyattsville, MD 20785
    Phone: 301-459-5900
    Address:
    8400 Corporate Drive Suite 500
    Hyattsville, MD 20785
    Phone: 301-459-5900
    Toll Free Phone: 800-346-2742
    Fax: 301-459-4263
    Email: cgraves@heitechservices.com
    Wheelchair Access: Ramps
    Services Provided: A federally-funded library and information/referral center, providing free information and referral, serving anyone from the professional to layperson who are interested in disability and rehabilitation. We also provide a document delivery service: 5 cents per page with a $5.00 USD minimum. International shipping rates do apply.

    Information and Referral
    Library Services
    Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
    Last Updated: 1/7/2020
    200 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC 20201
    Phone: 202-690-7650
    Organization Name: US Department of Health and Human Services
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    Address:
    200 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC 20201
    Phone: 202-690-7650
    Toll Free Phone: 800-994-9662
    Fax: 202-205-2631
    Eligibility: Anyone seeking health information or referral.
    Services Provided:

    Provides national breastfeeding and women’s health hotlines and works to improve the health and sense of wellbeing of all U.S. women and girls.

    Website resources A-Z Health Topics. Supporting nursing mothers at work.

    OWN Helpline: Helpline connects callers with information and resources to answer health questions.

    Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
    Last Updated: 10/30/2020
    732 N Capitol Street NW
    Washington, DC 20401
    Address:
    732 N Capitol Street NW
    Washington, DC 20401
    TDD: 800-326-2996
    Toll Free Phone: 866-512-1800
    Languages Spoken: Spanish
    Services Provided:

    Keeping America Informed as the official, digital, and secure source for producing, preserving, and distributing official Federal Government publications and information products for Congress, Federal agencies, and the American public. A trusted one-stop source for answers to questions about consumer problems and government services.

    Source: MHP-Nationwide
    Last Updated: 9/18/2020
    200 Constitution Avenue Northwest Rm S-5506
    Attn: Hotline
    Washington, DC 20210
    Phone: 202-693-6999
    Organization Name: United States Department of Health and Human Services
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    Address:
    200 Constitution Avenue Northwest Rm S-5506
    Attn: Hotline
    Washington, DC 20210
    Phone: 202-693-6999
    TDD: 800-377-4650
    Toll Free Phone: 800-347-3756
    Fax: 202-693-7020
    Eligibility: Open to the public
    Services Provided:

    Operates a hotline to receive and process allegations of fraud, waste, and abuse concerning federal government grants, contracts, programs, operations and allegations of criminal activity and serious misconduct involving Department of Labor employees.Investigates allegations of labor racketeering and organized crime influence in the workplace, including the misuse of union benefit plan assets or power, labor-management relations, and internal union affairs.

    Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
    Last Updated: 10/5/2020