Resources

This list of resources is provided to assist individuals in obtaining more information about benefits, entitlements, health care and psychosocial issues.

Disclaimer: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital bears no responsibility for any information on these sites, nor does their inclusion express or imply endorsement for their services or views.

Advocacy

Family USA: The Voice for Health Care Consumers
www.familiesusa.org/

Health Insurance Information, Counseling and Assistance Program
www.hiicap.state.ny.us

National Center for the Victims of Crimes
www.ncvc.org

Children and Families
New York State Council on Children and Families
www.ccf.state.ny.us/

The Institute for Urban Family Health
www.institute2000.org

Elder

Eldercare Web
www.elderweb.com

Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage Program
www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/epic/faq.htm

The Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare Information
www.medicare.gov

New York State Office for the Aging
www.aging.ny.us

New York State Adult Day Services Association, Inc.
http://www.nysadultday.com/

New York State Department of Health Nursing Home Information
www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/nursing/hltdpt.htm

HIV

Gay Men's Health Crisis
www.gmhc.org

The Body: An AIDS and HIV Information Resource
www.thebody.com

Critical Path AIDS Project--AIDS Treatment Information, AIDS Research
Information, AIDS Prevention Information
www.critpath.org

General Information

Families USA
www.familiesusa.org

HealthFinder
www.healthfinder.gov

Information & Referral Network

NOAH New York Online Access to Health
(multilingual)
http://noah-health.org/

Social Security
www.ssa.gov

New York State Commission on Quality of Care
www.cqc.state.ny.us

New York State Department of Health Web Site
www.health.state.ny.us/index.htm

Legal

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
bazelon.org

Legal Aid Society
www.legal-aid.org

The New York State Bar Association
National Health Law Program
www.healthlaw.org

Health Insurance Information, Counseling and Assistance Program
www.hiicap.state.ny.us

Human Rights Campaign
shttp://www.hrc.org

HealthCare

NYS Commission on Quality of Care
www.cqc.state.ny.us

New York State Department of Health - What's New
www.health.state.ny.us

Services

The New York State Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped
http://www.ocfs.state.ny.us/main/cbvh/

New York State Home Care Providers
www.nyshcp.org

 
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