Local, Statewide and Nationwide
Case Management, Rehabilitation
Programs that develop plans for the evaluation, treatment and/or care of individuals who, because of age, illness, disability or other difficulties, need assistance in planning and arranging for services. Programs assess the individual's needs, coordinate the delivery of needed services, ensure that services are obtained in accordance with the case plan, and follow-up and monitor progress to ensure that services are having a beneficial impact on the individual.
Programs and services focused on health problems associated with the body's muscular, nervous, and skeletal systems, especially the spine.
Colleges that often provide adult or continuing education (also called lifelong learning) to area adults.
Consumer Protection and Advocacy
Organizations that promote consumer protection services and advocacy and may provide consumer education. In many situations, this information can be used to file complaints on the consumer’s behalf.
Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance to help people resolve whatever personal or interpersonal difficulties they are experiencing.
Programs that offer therapeutic sessions that focus on the system of relationships and communication patterns among family members and which attempt to modify those relationships and patterns to achieve greater harmony. The therapist focuses on the family as a unit rather than concentrating on one of the members who is singled out as the person in need of treatment.
Day Support Programs
Programs for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities that provide recreation and social activities. Programs are often based at a central location that people come to for services.
Programs that provide assistance and support for individuals who are physically dependent on substances of any kind during the withdrawal period. Detoxification is a medical regimen aimed at removing toxins from the body, such as alcohol or drugs, in a supervised setting.
Programs designed to educate diabetes patients and help them to manage the disease and control their blood sugar levels.
Dialysis and Kidney Care
Programs and services for individuals with kidney failure and/or those on dialysis.
Programs and services for people with disabilities.
Disability Rights and Advocacy
Groups and organizations that protect the rights of people who have physical, mental, developmental or learning disabilities.
Programs that offer opportunities for training, scholarship and educational activities.
Job search, training and career counseling services for employment seekers.
Estate Disposition Services
Programs offered by community organizations that specialize in helping people dispose of their personal property, usually on a consignment basis, for a percentage of the proceeds which is then used to support the organization's activities. The program may include transportation of the property to the sales site, appraisal services, pricing, cataloguing, appliance repairs, merchandise display, cashiering and preparation of itemized receipts for tax purposes.
Financial Aid, Medical
Programs that offer temporary financial assistance or discounts to offset the cost of prescription medications, dental and other medical costs.
Programs that involve counseling from a financial planner to invest your assets and/or plan for the future financially.
Programs and services that provide opportunities for physical activity.
Grief Support Services
Programs and services for individuals mourning the loss of a loved one including grief counseling.
Group homes are Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) licensed homes with staff available 24 hours per day to provide skill building and other direct supports.