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    Individuals who have needs and interests in common as a result of similar experiences, concerns or expectations as adult females.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Employment ServicesProvides career readiness training for displaced homemakers, including computer training, resume workshops, cover letter workshops, financial management, interviewing skills, job search, and networking.AlbanyCAREER READINESS AND COMPUTER TRAININGCAPITAL DISTRICT WOMEN'S EMPLOYMENT AND RESOURCE CENTER (WERC)
    Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution ServicesThis program promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support, and career development tools.AlbanyDRESS FOR SUCCESS ALBANYALBANY COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP (ACAP)
    Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution ServicesMy Sister's Closet provides free, gently used clothing to women and children who reside within Rensselaer County. My Sister's Closet has a wide variety of sizes and styles, including shoes and accessories.RensselaerMY SISTER'S CLOSETYWCA OF THE GREATER CAPITAL REGION (YWCA-GCR)
    Health/Medical Care ServicesBellevue Women's Care Center is a 55-bed hospital for women and newborns. Services offered range from maternity, to surgery, mammography, ultrasound, bone density screening, and aneo-natal intensive care unit. SchenectadyBELLEVUE WOMEN'S CARE CENTERELLIS MEDICINE
    Health/Medical Care ServicesProvides health-related services which focus primarily on women. Services include reproductive or sexual problems, breast exams, cervical cancer screening (Pap tests), fibroid testing and treatment, hormone replacement therapy, incontinence treatment, infertility testing and treatment, menopause and midlife services, urinary tract and vaginal infections, and menstrual problems.ClintonWOMEN'S HEALTH SERVICESPLANNED PARENTHOOD OF THE NORTH COUNTRY
    Homeless ServicesThe Women's Residential Programs assist homeless single women and women with children to develop a healthy interdependence with their families, service providers, churches and the community at large. Included are an Emergency Transitional Dormitory, Restorative Justice Apartments and Family Life Apartments.SchenectadyFAMILY LIFE CENTER/WOMEN'S RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMSCITY MISSION OF SCHENECTADY
    Housing ServicesThe Housing Program offers women eighteen years and older permanent housing. There are individual rooms with a communal kitchen and bathrooms, and 24-hour supportive staffing. The building is not handicapped accessible. SchenectadyHOUSING PROGRAMYWCA NORTHEASTERN NY
    Housing ServicesThe YWCA of the Greater Capital Region, Inc’s Women in Transition (WIT) Program provides 14 units of transitional housing for single women and women with children for up to one year, 9 of which are designed to accommodate families.RensselaerWOMEN IN TRANSITION (WIT)YWCA OF THE GREATER CAPITAL REGION (YWCA-GCR)
    Residential Care ServicesOffers a 12-bed home for women recovering from substance abuse, with the opportunity for their children under 5 to live with them at the residence.FultonTHE LIGHTHOUSEMENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION IN FULTON AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES
    SIENA HOUSESiena House is a home for women who are in crisis or transition, 21 years and older. This program offers a safe, supportive environment while empowering women to move toward independent living and permanent housing.SuffolkSIENA HOUSEHOPE HOUSE MINISTRIES
    Support ServicesOffers appearance enhancing products, such as wigs, bra/breast prothesis, etc., for women diagnosed with cancer.New YorkAPPEARANCE ENHANCEMENT SERVICESCANCER CARE

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