|Abuse/Violence SupportServices||Provides support serves for victims of intimate partner violence with temporary housing, emergency transportation, childcare and advocacy with courts, law enforcement, Department of Social Services, etc. Also offers supportive counseling and safety planning, loaning of cell phones, assistance with NYS Office of Victim Services compensation claims and Family Offense Petitions. Domestic violence education is also available for individuals, groups and staff secondary schools, and colleges.||Clinton||STOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ESSEX COUNTY||BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES NORTH (BHSN)|
|Abuse/Violence Support Services||Provides outreach, education, and advocacy to farmworker women who are victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Dating Violence. Also works to enhance improve access to services for farmworker victims who face numerous obstacles when accessing currently available services and resources, shelter and non-shelter services alike for domestic violence issues.||Ulster||DOMESTIC VIOLENCE||WORKER JUSTICE CENTER OF NEW YORK|
|Abuse/Violence Support Services||Provides support serves for victims of intimate partner violence with temporary housing, emergency transportation, childcare and advocacy with courts, law enforcement, Department of Social Services, etc. Also offers supportive counseling and safety planning, loaning of cell phones, assistance with NYS Office of Victim Services compensation claims and Family Offense Petitions. Domestic violence education is also available for individuals, groups and staff.||Clinton||STOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CLINTON COUNTY||BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES NORTH (BHSN)|
|Advisory/Advocacy Services||The advocate helps all seniors understand and access essential resources that exist in Saratoga County, and provides referrals to other agencies or organizations. Additionally, the advocate helps problem solve and offers emotional support when necessary.||Saratoga||SENIOR ADVOCACY||SARATOGA SENIOR CENTER|
|Alcohol/Drug Abuse Services||Provides a number of support services to help recovering alcoholics and drug addicts continue to live a clean and sober life. Services include 18 months of free online support and recovery coaching, Continuing care groups, Twelve step on-site meetings, Renewal center programs, Alumni services, Educational events, Confidential social media interaction, Books and other online educational and support materials, Inspirational emails, Recovery apps for smart phones, and Mental health services.||New York||RECOVERY MANAGEMENT||HAZELDEN|
|CANCER INFORMATION SERVICE||A national resource for information and education about cancer including treatment, research, and new clinical trials. Provides cancer information to patients and their families, the public and health professionals by talking with people one-on-one, working with organizations through its Partnership Program, participating in research efforts to find the best ways to help people adopt healthier behaviors, and providing cancer information over the internet. Provides referrals to support groups and conducts smoking cessation counseling over the phone. Also offers LiveHelp Online Chat, a confidential online text chat with a cancer information specialist. Call or visit website for further information.||CANCER INFORMATION SERVICE||NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE|
|Caregiver Services||Provides information, counseling, assistance, and support to caregivers at home or in the workplace. Also provides telephone support groups and educational programs to adult children and spousal caregivers of the elderly across the Capital Region. Caregiver Connection manages grant funds that can help caregivers pay for other services, such as Meals on Wheels, Social Adult Day Programs, and Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS).||Albany||CAREGIVER CONNECTION||SENIOR SERVICES OF ALBANY |
|Caregiver Services||Provides support services for caregivers of an aging parent, relative, etc. Offers counseling and information on other caregiver support resources.||Essex||CAREGIVER SUPPORT||ESSEX COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Caregiver Services||Provides in-home respite care services, information and referral to caregivers resources in the community, including caregiver counseling. Also offers a monthly support group.||Clinton||ELDERCARE PROGRAM||BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES NORTH (BHSN)|
|Case/Care Management Services||Provides assistance to elderly individuals living in the City of Albany in need of assistance with life transitions or care coordination to improve quality of life. CAPTEL Phone available for hearing impaired.||Albany||COMMUNITY CASE MANAGEMENT||SENIOR SERVICES OF ALBANY |
|Case/Care Management Services||Provides a plan of care for families/care providers/ guardians with children and adultsdiagnosed with developmental disabilities. This program assists families/ care providers/ guardians to secure benefits, advocate in school, accessing programs and funding and providing crisis intervention and support.||Clinton||MEDICAID SERVICE COORDINATION||CLINTON COUNTY CHAPTER NYSARC, INC, DBA/ADVOCACY AND RESOURCE CENTER|
|Case/Care Management Services||A team of agency representatives from across systems reviews requests for services. Separate adult and child SPOAs exist. The adult SPOA reviews applications for Intensive and Supportive Case Management services, along with requests for housing. The children's tem reviews requests for Intensive Case Management, Supportive Case Management, Family Support, mentors and waiver.||Schoharie||SINGLE POINT OF ACCESS (SPOA)||SCHOHARIE COUNTY OFFICE OF COMMUNITY SERVICES |
|Community-Based Services||CARE provides Mechanicville Area residents with easy access to human services through satellite services and emergency assistance. All programs are offered free of charge: a food pantry, Thanksgiving baskets, Holiday Toy Program, Case Management, Human Service Information and Referral.||Saratoga||COMMUNITY ADVOCACY REFERRAL AND EDUCATION (CARE)||MECHANICVILLE AREA COMMUNITY SERVICES CENTER (MACSC)|
|Community-Based Services||Individualized supports, including Self-Directed Supports for individuals with Developmental or Intellectual Disabilities.||Columbia||COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES (CSS)||NYSARC - COLUMBIA COUNTY CHAPTER (COARC)|
|Community-Based Services||Provides information and referrals regarding the county, and has detailed information on places to see and activities to do, where to stay, where to eat, special events, community attractions, and much more. https://www.goadirondack.com/||Clinton||TOURISM PROMOTION AND DEVELOPMENT||NORTH COUNTRY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||Provides information about cancer, diagnosis, and treatment rights, including in Spanish. Helps patients to know what questions to ask and the answers to listen for. Offers teleconferences on varying topics. Also offers information and referrals to resources that the patient and their family may need.||New York||CANCER RESOURCE INFORMATION||CANCER CARE|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||Provides early intervention programs and special preschools for children with developmental disabilities, including information for parents and referrals to other community resources and services.||Clinton||DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES UNIT||CLINTON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||Offers Peer Counseling on Disabilities Issues, enables individuals with disabilities to hire their own personal
assistants who are paid by Medicaid, and provides information and referral for individuals with disabilities and their families. Core services include peer counseling, independent living skills training, benefits advisement, individual and systems advocacy. Provides Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Services in Rennselaer County.||Rensselaer||DISABILITY CARE PROGRAMS||INDEPENDENT LIVING CENTER OF THE HUDSON VALLEY|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||Provides coordinators to assist and support families to understand the current system of services and benefits, and how to navigate them, also links families to medical and rehabilitation services in the community. Also educates families, individuals, and care providers on brain injury and its impact, connects families and individuals to other support groups, and offers support and advocacy for families dealing with the school system.||Albany||FACTS: FAMILY ADVOCACY, COUNSELING AND TRAINING SERVICES||BRAIN INJURY ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||Offers service coordination, At-home support, and recreation services including a specialized Teen Rec program.||Ulster||FAMILY AND COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES||ARC OF ULSTER-GREENE|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||SAIL provides information and referral services for individuals with disabilities, family members, and other interested parties. The center staff is exceptionally knowledgeable concerning community-based services and supports, including supports available through local, state, and federal agencies. Linkage and referral is provided on a person-to-person basis as requested. Specific information available on Traumatic Brain injuries.||Warren||INFORMATION AND REFERRAL||SOUTHERN ADIRONDACK INDEPENDENT LIVING CENTER|
|Education/Prevention Services||Provides a full range of HIV/STI/hepatitis prevention interventions including community outreach, peer training, education for at-risk youth, navigation and linkage for people living with HIV and HIV,and Hepatitis C testing. The purpose of the service is to decrease risk for HIV, STIs and hepatitis, decrease stigma and increase access to counseling, testing,and referral and to positively impact community norms related to risk. No STD testing at this facility.
||Clinton||HIV/STI/HEPATITIS PREVENTION PROGRAM||ALLIANCE FOR POSITIVE HEALTH |
|Education/Prevention Services||The HFM Prevention Council offers prevention education programs to schools and communities, environmental prevention initiatives, media advocacy, and referrals to addiction services.||Fulton||SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION EDUCATION PROGRAM||HAMILTON, FULTON AND MONTGOMERY PREVENTION COUNCIL|
|Education/Training Services||Offers information, referral and outreach to help prevent premature births, birth defects, and other pregnancy problems.||Albany||BIRTH DEFECTS EDUCATION AND AWARENESS||MARCH OF DIMES - NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK DIVISION|
|Employment Services||Provides employment services which focuses on retired or active veterans returning from a combat zone. Helps them with the process of transitioning back into the work force. Offers training programs, unemployment insurance information, cover letter and resume assistance workshops, and information and referrals for other services or resources in the community.||Clinton||VETERAN EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE||ONEWORKSOURCE - CLINTON COUNTY|
|Employment Services||Provides employment services which focuses on retired or active veterans returning from a combat zone. Helps them with the process of transitioning back into the work force. Offers training programs, unemployment insurance information, cover letter and resume assistance, and information and referrals for other services or resources in the community.||Essex||VETERAN EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE||ONE WORK SOURCE ESSEX COUNTY|
|Employment Services||Provides employment services which focuses on retired or active veterans returning from a combat zone. Helps them with the process of transitioning back into the work force as well as their spouses Offers training programs, unemployment insurance information, cover letter and resume assistance workshops, and information and referrals for other services or resources in the community.
||Franklin||VETERAN EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE||ONE WORK SOURCE - FRANKLIN COUNTY|
|Food Assistance/Clothing Services||The Community Services Department provides clothing, a food pantry, baked goods, and information and referrals to Fulmont programs and other services in the community. Services available are dependent on the location and day and time of visit.||Montgomery||COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT||FULMONT COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY|
|Health Care Services||Provides cessation support, referrals and information to callers who wish to quit smoking or obtain information related to cessation and tobacco use. Callers may speak to trained information specialists or leave a message during off-hours to have their phone call returned by a specialist. They may also order a free smoking cessation guide to be mailed directly to their home or listen to a taped message library that provides information about quitting smoking.||Albany||QUITLINE||NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH|
|Helpline/Hotline Services||Provides a 24-hour toll-free Problem Gambling HOPEline, which provides supportive intervention, information about gambling addiction and referrals for local treatment to self-help and professional problem gambling provider programs.||Albany||24 HOUR GAMBLING HELPLINE/HOPELINE||NEW YORK COUNCIL ON PROBLEM GAMBLING|
|Helpline/Hotline Services||Helpline for families concerned about early nutrition, prenatal care, or other concerns of pregnant women and new mothers.||Albany||GROWING UP HEALTHY||NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH|
|Helpline/Hotline Services||Crisis intervention and support that is available 24 hours a day, every day of the week, to survivors of crime and/or abuse. Services are available for family and friends as well.
Information is available regarding medical, legal, or emotional aspects of crime or abuse; ways to assist a survivor; prevention information; and program services. We refer survivors to a wide range of agencies who provide therapy, shelter care, legal and financial information
and assistance.||Columbia||REACH CENTER||MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF COLUMBIA-GREENE COUNTIES|
|Information and Referral Services||Provides case management for clients, helping them with specific issues related to blindness or low vision, linking them to the resources within their community.||Clinton||BLIND AND VISION IMPAIRED RESOUCE INFORMATION||NORTH COUNTRY ASSOCIATION FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED|
|Information/Referral Services||Homeless & Traveler's Aid Society of the Capital District (HATAS) provides a 24-hour Homeless Emergency Services Program (24-HESP) that is the central intake, assessment and referral point for homeless Albany County residents needing shelter. 24-HESP arranges placements in area shelters for homeless families and their children, single adults, and runaway youths.
NOTE: During normal business hours, individuals in need of shelter, contact Department of Social Services, 518-447-7300.
||Albany||24-HOUR HOMELESS EMERGENCY SERVICES PROGRAM (24-HESP)||HOMELESS AND TRAVELERS AID SOCIETY (HATAS)|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers information and referrals for blind or visually impaired individuals and their families regarding guild services.||New York||BLIND AND VISION IMPAIRED RESOUCE INFORMATION||JEWISH GUILD HEALTHCARE|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers a toll free line that state residents can call to find resources within their own county, that offer free cancer screenings for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer, for those that qualify.||Albany||CANCER SERVICES PROGRAM CONNECTION||NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers a confidential statewide 24/7 parent helpline which offers assistance to parents, professionals, concerned friends, neighbors and relatives. Also provides parents who are searching for support and services referrals to community services, children and family resources and educational material requests, and assists families, children and teens dealing with problems or those in crisis.||Rensselaer||CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION RESOURCE INFORMATION AND PARENT HELPLINE||PREVENT CHILD ABUSE NEW YORK|
|Information/Referral Services||The Children with Special Healthcare Needs program is a referral linkage program to provide assistance to families for children birth to 21 years old who have serious, chornic, physical, developmental, behavioral, medical or emotional conditions.||Schenectady||CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS||SCHENECTADY COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES|
|Information/Referral Services||The Latino Community Advocacy Program offers consultation and referral for Hispanics with regard to medical attention, immigration, legal rights, obligations and processes, assistance with taxes, education programs and other services in the community, as well as help in case of an emergency.
Cultural and social events are arranged as well.||Saratoga||CONSULTATIONS AND REFERRALS||SARATOGA COUNTY ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL (EOC) |
|Information/Referral Services||Offers information and referral for resources and services for anyone with disabilities that has been victimized by abuse, neglect or violation of rights.||Albany||DISABILITY RIGHTS RESOURCE INFORMATION||DISABILITY RIGHTS NEW YORK (DRNY)|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information and referrals to individuals who call regarding services, advocacy, and resources for themselves or family members with disabilities.||Albany||DISABILITY RIGHTS RESOURCE INFORMATION||NYS JUSTICE CENTER FOR THE PROTECTION OF PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information in various formats to educate and create public awareness of many communicable diseases, infestations, epidemics, pandemics and more. Also provides access to question and report about disease control.||DISEASE RESOURCE INFORMATION||CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC)|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information, in various formats, including online resources, and referrals to parents and professionals concerning dyslexia and related learning disabilities.||New York||DYSLEXIA RESOURCE INFORMATION||INTERNATIONAL DYSLEXIA ASSOCIATION|
|Information/Referral Services||Information and Referral agency for parents of preschool children with disabilities. Provide information to parents about accessing evaluation and special education services for their children.||Albany||EARLY CHILDHOOD DIRECTION CENTER||BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES (BOCES) - CAPITAL REGION|
|Information/Referral Services||FUN is a family-driven family support organization that provides support, information and advocacy to Albany County families who are raising children with serious emotional disturbance. FUN staff are all parents of children (some who are grown) who have serious emotional disturbance and provide peer to peer support.
Services include a bi-weekly support group, information and referral services, training for parents and for providers, social activities, annual public awareness campaign, and individual and systems advocacy within the Albany County child-serving systems and agencies.||Albany||FAMILIES UNITED NETWORK (FUN)||PARSONS CHILD AND FAMILY CENTER |
|Information/Referral Services||Wildwood can provide information about a variety of developmental disabilities, such as autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, learning disabilities, attention deficit disorder and other neurologically based disabilities and can also make referrals to professionals expert in working with people with developmental disabilities, including doctors, psychologists, lawyers, and other human service agencies.
Family and Community Services provides advisement on the issues of medical and psychological evaluations, service provider locations and understanding of the special education system. The department also facilitates advocacy and support groups and guidance in financial assistance.||Schenectady||FAMILY AND COMMUNITY SERVICES||WILDWOOD PROGRAMS|
|Information/Referral Services||Any individual living in Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady Counties can call the office to receive a referral to a food pantry in their area. Emergency Resource Guides that will help individuals get the help they need are also provided. Non-member food pantries can call the office to learn about services available to member pantries.||Albany||FOOD PANTRY REFERRAL SERVICE||FOOD PANTRIES FOR THE CAPITAL DISTRICT|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers information and referrals about home buying, foreclosures, rental property, section 8, tenant rights, and much more, utilizing many venues such as website, phone, list serves and mailing lists.||New York||HOUSING RESOURCE INFORMATION||UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT-NEW YORK REGION|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers information and referrals to individuals/couples looking for specialists in infertility and reproduction issues, including family building for the LGBT community. Also provides a monthly newsletter, special mailings, online access and other formats of information to individuals seeking fertility treatments, medical articles, and other related materials.||New York||INFERTILITY AND REPRODUCTIVE RESOURCE INFORMATION||AMERICAN FERTILITY ASSOCIATION|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information and referrals to resources and services that can be accessed in surrounding communities for individuals with disabilities and their families. Also advocates in various ways to create, change or enhance the rights and services for those with disabilities.||Clinton||INFORMATION AND ADVOCACY||NORTH COUNTRY CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE|
|Information/Referral Services||The Fulton County Office for Aging provides information about the many community services and benefits available to senior citizens.||Fulton||INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE||FULTON COUNTY OFFICE FOR AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information about USDA programs, such as SNAP, WIC, School Lunch programs, information on proper food safety, sanitation issues, food handling and prep for infants and toddlers, and emergency food assistance, including if individuals have complaints regarding the programs and improper procedures, etc.||New York||INFORMATION AND COMPLAINTS||UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)|
|Information/Referral Services||Information is provided about individual rights, community services, equipment, accessibility, and more for the disabled.||Albany||INFORMATION AND REFERRAL||CAPITAL DISTRICT CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE|
|Information/Referral Services||The Information and Referral Program provides information and referrals for other services to Town of Colonie residents age 60 and older as well as caregivers. The requests can vary from very general information to requesting information on health insurance options or in-home care.||Albany||INFORMATION AND REFERRAL||COLONIE SENIOR RESOURCES DEPARTMENT |
|Information/Referral Services||The Epilepsy Foundation provides accessible and current information about epilepsy/seizure disorders to individuals, parents, family members, friends and members of the community. We also provide referrals to physicians, medical centers, legal counsels and community resources.||Albany||INFORMATION AND REFERRAL||EPILEPSY FOUNDATION OF NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK|
|Information/Referral Services||Franklin Community Center provides information and referrals for low income children and families to assist them to achieve healthier lifestyles and make positive changes.||Saratoga||INFORMATION AND REFERRAL||FRANKLIN COMMUNITY CENTER|
|Information/Referral Services||NCADD provide unbiased, professional, objective information and referral support for individuals and family members faced with alcohol or drug problems ensuring that those in need have access to mutual aid/support groups and/or appropriate treatment services regardless of age, sex, race, religion, creed or socio-economic status.||New York||INFORMATION AND REFERRAL||NATIONAL COUNCIL ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG DEPENDENCE (NCADD)|
|Information/Referral Services||HESC has information to help you choose the types of student loans that are best for you.||Albany||LOAN INFORMATION||NEW YORK STATE HIGHER EDUCATION SERVICES CORPORATION (HESC)|
|Information/Referral Services||The Lung Cancer Information and Support Line is a source of information about lung cancer. A phone buddy program, a newsletter, an online support community and a clinical trials matching service are also available. Also maintains a website which is a credible source for information about lung cancer symptoms, early disease management, treatments for those living with the disease, lung cancer-related news and advocacy issues.||LUNG CANCER INFORMATION AND SUPPORT LINE||LUNG CANCER ALLIANCE|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers a library of information and referral materials through the loaner library that can offer a wide variety of educational information on mental health issues, and other related topics. Also maintains a lists of psychologists or psychiatrists in the area if anyone needs a referral.||Franklin||MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCE INFORMATION||COMMUNTIY CONNECTIONS OF CLINTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTY|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information regarding mental health issues and referrals to agencies for severe or chronic mental illness.||Franklin||MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCE INFORMATION||FRANKLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY SERVICES|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides people with referrals to mental health or substance abuse related services or resources in the North Country region.||Franklin||MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCE INFORMATION||NORTH COUNTRY BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE NETWORK|
|Information/Referral Services||The Albany Department for the Aging provides information and referral regarding long term care for the elderly and disabled via the Albany County New York Connects Point of Entry line.||Albany||NY CONNECTS||ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT FOR AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||Provide a single point of entry into the long term care system, giving unbiased, comprehensive information to individuals inquiring about publicly and privately funded long term care options in their communities. Information on a full range of services will be provided to adults and children with disabilities requiring long term care, regardless of their payment source.||Clinton||NY CONNECTS||CLINTON COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||NY Connects, Columbia County is a trusted resource that provides the free information and assistance needed to make informed decisions about long term care. Provides information on services currently available; referrals to agencies that may help in the care of loved ones; assistance in obtaining services.
||Columbia||NY CONNECTS||COLUMBIA COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE CONSORTIUM |
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information for individuals looking for long term care resources, services and options within the county, such as home-based services, nursing homes, adult homes, adult day programs, companionship, etc.||Essex||NY CONNECTS||ESSEX COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||NY Connects provides specialized information and referral regarding long term care issues and services for older adults.||Fulton||NY CONNECTS||FULTON COUNTY OFFICE FOR AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||NY Connects provides specialized information and referral regarding long term care issues and services for older adults.||Montgomery||NY CONNECTS||MONTGOMERY COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||NY Connects provides specialized information and referral regarding long term care issues and services for older adults.||Saratoga||NY CONNECTS||SARATOGA COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||Schenectady County Department of Senior and Long Term Care Services offers NY Connects which is a state-wide program to establish consumer-centered access to information and assistance for all individuals in need of long term care services, regardless of age, income or payment source. It is Schenectady Count's effort to provide a single point of entry for long term care information, referrals and assessments.||Schenectady||NY CONNECTS||SCHENECTADY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SENIOR AND LONG TERM CARE SERVICES|
|Information/Referral Services||The NY Connects of Schoharie County offers specialized information and referral services for long term care issues.
||Schoharie||NY CONNECTS||SCHOHARIE COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING |
|Information/Referral Services||NY Connects provides free information and referral on long term care services to assist older adults and individuals with a disability in maintaining long term care.
||Warren||NY CONNECTS||WARREN HAMILTON COUNTIES OFFICE FOR THE AGING |
|Information/Referral Services||Information & Assistance of a Full Range of Long Term Care Services and Supports, Streamlined Eligibility screening for Public Benefits Access, Caregiver Supports, Evidenced Based Health and Wellness Interventions ,Options Counseling
||Washington||NY CONNECTS - INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE||WASHINGTON COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER|
|Information/Referral Services||NY Connects is a trusted community resource that provides free information and assistance needed to make informed decisions about long-term care. Long-term Care can include many services that will help individuals remain independent in their daily lives. NY Connects provides information on many services offered by the Department for Human Services including Home Delivered Meals, Transportation, Respite Care, Home Care, HIICAP, Housing and more.||Greene||NY CONNECTS - INFORMATION, REFERRAL, AND ASSISTANCE - GREENE COUNTY DEPARTMENT FOR THE HUMAN SERVICES||GREENE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES|
|Information/Referral Services||Rapid Response Referral Program (RRRP) is IAVA’s case management and referral services program. This program is connecting our Member Veterans and their families with veteran-specific resources.||New York||RAPID RESPONSE REFERRAL PROGRAM (RRRP)||IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN VETERANS OF AMERICA (IAVA)|
|Information/Referral Services||Alpha Pregnancy Care Center provides medical referrals, information regarding community resources and support systems such as churches, parenting programs and other groups committed to encouraging women to continue their unplanned pregnancies.||Albany||REFERRALS||ALPHA PREGNANCY CARE CENTER|
|Information/Referral Services||The Hearing Loss Association offers self-help, advocacy and education for persons with hearing loss via newsletter, programs and website. Programs are offered at local sites on topics pertinent to persons with hearing loss such as coping strategies, latest technological advances in hearing devices and assistive devices, educational services for people of all ages, including school-age children, as well as opportunities for social interactions.||Schenectady||SELF-HELP, ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION FOR HEARING LOSS.||HEARING LOSS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA ALBANY CHAPTER |
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information regarding aging issues and what resources or services are available to older adults.||New York||SENIOR RESOURCE INFORMATION||AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS (AARP) - NEW YORK STATE OFFICE|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers information on a variety of issues which older New Yorkers are facing, information on benefits assistance, caregiving, estates planning, and much more.||Albany||SENIOR RESOURCE INFORMATION||NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||Single Point of Access (SPOA) for children's mental health treatment offers, Access to community-based mental health services for highest risk, highest need children and adolescents who are at risk for out of home placement due to their multi-system needs. Access to high end case management services ICM, SCM, CTT, and Waiver. Access to Family-Based Treatment, community residences, and residential treatment facilities.||Albany||SINGLE POINT OF ACCESS (SPOA)||ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information and referrals which focus on children who are at risk of placement outside the home due to a mental health disorder, on existing services and identifies needed supports in order for these children to live successfully within the community.||Fulton||SINGLE POINT OF ACCESS (SPOA) FOR CHILDREN SERVICES||MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION IN FULTON AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES |
|Information/Referral Services||The American Cancer Society provides information and referral regarding support programs and services for people with cancer.||Albany||SPECIALIZED INFORMATION AND REFERRAL||AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY - CAPITAL REGION|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information and referral about services available for older adults.||Columbia||SPECIALIZED INFORMATION AND REFERRAL FOR OLDER ADULTS||COLUMBIA COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Information/Referral Services||Unified Services for the Aging provides specialized information and referral assistance to individuals and their families to help them make better decisions regarding their long term care needs, regardless of age or income.
||Rensselaer||SPECIALIZED INFORMATION AND REFERRAL/OLDER ADULTS||RENSSELAER COUNTY UNIFIED FAMILY SERVICES|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers information for those needing help with all kinds of insurance questions, or how to go about looking for specific insurance, and guides individuals to agencies which can help them complete the process.||Albany||STATE INSURANCE RESOURCE INFORMATION||NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information, referrals and other resources for issues with drug and alcohol, suicide, disasters, general mental health, etc. Also provides a number of online resources and links to help people find information and services.||SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCE INFORMATION||SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (SAMHSA)|
|Information/Referral Services||AFSP provides information about support groups and other services for those who have lost someone to suicide.
||Rensselaer||SUICIDE AWARENESS INFORMATION||AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION - CAPITAL REGION|
|Information/Referral Services||Keeps track of information and resources available to individuals contemplating suicide and to families who have suffered from a loved one's suicide. Provides information on support groups, counseling information, events to promote awareness, educational materials, and more.||New York||SUICIDE PREVENTION AND AWARENESS||AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION|
|Information/Referral Services||Telephone and E-mail Consultations: offers information and referral to callers about breast cancer and related issues including financial, insurance and legal matters.
Healthy Lifestyles Calendar: An informational digest focusing on topics and information relevant to health, well-being and disease prevention.
Breast Cancer Resource Guide: Online and/or pocket sized guide mailed by request with National and Local resources for medical, financial, legal and other help, including decision aids.
Referrals for Financial and Legal Problems: Call for our pocket resource guide and resource list if you are having insurance problems or cannot work because of cancer treatments.||Ulster||TELEPHONE AND E-MAIL CONSULTATIONS||BREAST CANCER OPTIONS|
|Information/Referral Services||Provides information and referrals for eligible veterans and their families about benefit programs, education, financial assistance, disability-related issues and other resources.||Albany||VETERANS RESOURCE INFORMATION||NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS|
|Information/Referral Services||Offers information on local events, current policy, and referrals to local resources for issues affecting women.||Albany||WOMEN'S ISSUES RESOURCE INFORMATION||NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN (NOW) - NEW YORK STATE|
|Legal Services||The District Attorney's office provides services to crime victims in Schenectady County. Services include, but are not limited to: court-related services, compensation claims, referrals, and information about the court process.||Schenectady||VICTIM/WITNESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM||SCHENECTADY COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY|
|Long Term Care Information||Provides a single point of access for information and referrals to resources for individuals looking for long term care services in Franklin county, including adult day care and hospice care.||Franklin||LONG TERM CARE INFORMATION||NEW YORK CONNECTS WITH CARES (COORDINATION AND REFERRAL EXTENDED SERVICES)|
|Mental Health Services||Provides information regarding resources and services for mental health issues, including the documenting of complaints pertaining to mental health facilities or services.||Onondaga||MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCE INFORMATION||NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF MENTAL HEALTH (OMH) - CENTRAL NEW YORK FIELD OFFICE|
|Military/Veterans Services||Provides comprehensive information and referrals to veterans seeking answers to benefits, war-related health issues, counseling, employment support, and transition support. Also provides a food-bank and Christmas food baskets for veterans.||Clinton||MILITARY/VETERANS SERVICES||NORTH COUNTRY VETERANS ASSOCIATION|
|Military/Veterans Services||Provides personalized support service to veterans and their families through benefits assistance, advocacy, and information and referral to other resources and services in the community that they may need.||Clinton||VETERAN SERVICES||CLINTON COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE AGENCY|
|Parent/Family Support Services||Provides support and information to families with special needs children. Also matches parents, by request, with a trained support parent who has a child with a similar disability, chronic illness, or health care concern to help with parenting issues. This helps to build a support network and connect to tools and resources in the community. Also offers speakers to educate health care professionals, teachers, and others who care for children with special needs.||Clinton||PARENT/FAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAM||PARENT TO PARENT OF NEW YORK STATE-ADIRONDACK AND SEAWAY VALLEY|
|Pregnancy Services||Provides information and support to women during and after pregnancy. Services during pregnancy include prenatal education which focus on fetal growth, stages of labor, breastfeeding, etc. After birth services offered are postpartum home visits, weight and length check, breastfeeding help, referrals for other specialized needs, nutritional consults and dental care, and much more. Support services are available by telephone or a home visit.||Essex||PREGNANCY SERVICES||ESSEX COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT|
|Protective Services||Saratoga County DSS Adult and Family Services provides protective services to at-risk adults as well as information and referral and preventive services.||Saratoga||ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES||SARATOGA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)|
|Senior Services||The Montgomery County Office for the Aging provides advocacy and information and assistance for older adults.||Montgomery||ADVOCACY/INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE||MONTGOMERY COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING|
|Senior Services||Provides benefits assistance for seniors by answering questions, filling out applications, giving information, explaining tax or other government-related services, etc. or offers referrals for other resources for other services they may need.||Franklin||BENEFITS ASSISTANCE AND INFORMATION||OFFICE FOR THE AGING IN FRANKLIN COUNTY|
|Senior Services||Provides senior outreach workers to provide information about available resources in the community, assist with benefits/insurance information and applications, serve as advocates when seniors are having problems attaining services, and friendly visiting. Other services include a telephone reassurance system, where calls are made to homebound or frail elderly individuals to make sure they are okay. Also provides medical-based transportation for homebound or senors who can no longer drive.||Clinton||SENIOR OUTREACH||JOINT COUNCIL FOR ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY OF CLINTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTIES|
|Senior Services||Provides a variety of services to seniors in the community. Services include a congregate meal program for seniors to gather and eat lunch, including other fun activities, a home meal delivery program for homebound seniors. Also offers information and referrals to other needed resources in the community, and medical transportation for seniors with medical-related appointments.||Essex||SENIOR SERVICES||ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAMS (ACAP)|
|Support Services||The Cancer Support Program for Columbia and Greene Counties provides group and peer support to those affected by cancer.
||Columbia||CANCER SUPPORT PROGRAM||COLUMBIA COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE CONSORTIUM |
|Support Services||Pride Center staff provide assistance in locating a range of other resources available in the community, such as LGBTQ friendly businesses, groups, and organizations etc., as well as culturally competent providers||Albany||CENTER SUPPORT||PRIDE CENTER OF THE CAPITAL REGION |
|Support Services||Provides various support services to individuals with cerebral palsy or developmental disabilities and their families through case management, education, reimbursement vouchers for good and services not covered by Medicaid, and information and referrals to other resources and services that a family may require.||Clinton||FAMILY SERVICES||CEREBRAL PALSY ASSOCIATION OF THE NORTH COUNTRY|
|Support Services||Provides medical and sexual health services to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals, including referrals for other resources and services in the community.||Clinton||LGBT (LESBIAN GAY BISEXUAL TRANSGENDER) SERVICES||PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF THE NORTH COUNTRY|
|Support Services||Provides access to individuals and families who are new to this country through a network of education, advocacy and referral services to language skills, business planning, loan information, community engagement, and more.||Albany||OFFICE OF NEW AMERICANS||NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF STATE|
|Support Services||Provides information and resources to prevent and raise awareness about adolescent and adult gambling. Also works to educate the general public and health care professionals about the warning signs of problem gambling, and where to get help.||Albany||PROBLEM GAMBLING||NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES (OASAS)|
|Support Services||Offers support by matching caregivers of veterans, with services for which they are eligible, and providing valuable information about resources that can help them stay smart, strong and organized as they care for the Veteran they love.||New York||VETERAN CAREGIVER SUPPORT||UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS - NEW YORK REGIONAL OFFICE|