HEALTH & WELLNESS
Office on Women’s Health / https://www.womenshealth.gov/
OWH coordinates women’s health efforts across HHS and addresses critical women’s health issues by informing and advancing policies, educating health care professionals and consumers, and supporting innovative programs. Learn more about who we are.
NYC WELL / https://nycwell.cityofnewyork.us/en/
NYC Well is your connection to free, confidential mental health support. Speak to a counselor via phone, text, or chat and get access to mental health and substance use services, in more than 200 languages, 24/7/365.
National Institute of Mental Health / https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/women-and-mental-health
NIMH envisions a world in which mental illnesses are prevented and cured.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration / https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline
SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.
FindTreatment.gov / https://findtreatment.gov/
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) collects information on thousands of state-licensed providers who specialize in treating substance use disorders, addiction, and mental illness.
Planned Parenthood / https://www.plannedparenthood.org/learn/parents
Founded in 1916, Planned Parenthood is a trusted health care provider, educator, and passionate advocate in the U.S. as well as a strong partner to health and rights organizations around the world. Each year, Planned Parenthood delivers vital sexual and reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people.
CancerCare / https://www.cancercare.org/
Founded in 1944, CancerCare is the leading national organization providing free, professional support services and information to help people manage the emotional, practical and financial challenges of cancer.
A Caring Hand / https://www.acaringhand.org/
The mission of ACH is to meet bereaved children and families wherever they are in their grief and fulfill their needs in a caring and knowledgeable environment through services to help them with their emotional journey.
Compassionate Friends NYC / http://www.compassionatefriends.nyc/about.aspx
The mission of the compassionate friends is to assist families in the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child and to provide information to help others be supportive.
Bethany House / https://bhny.org/
At Bethany House we support women, and women with children, experiencing homelessness, through transition to stability. We begin by providing shelter, and meeting the basic needs of our guests, in a welcoming and safe, home-like setting. We offer programs which provide a continuum of care that starts with emergency shelter, moves into transitional housing, and culminates in permanent housing and greater self-sufficiency.
Trans Lifeline / https://translifeline.org/
Trans Lifeline is a grassroots hotline and microgrants 501(c)(3) non-profit organization offering direct emotional and financial support to trans people in crisis – for the trans community, by the trans community.
National Domestic Violence Hotline / https://www.thehotline.org/
With nearly two-and-a-half decades of experience answering the call to support and shift power back to people affected by relationship abuse, the history of The Hotline is full of bold leadership and selfless advocacy.
Long Island Against Domestic Violence / https://liadv.org/
L.I. Against Domestic Violence provides a range of services that help over 14,000 Long Island adults and children each year to escape from abusive relationships and build new lives. Founded in 1976, they are a regional pioneer and leader in empowering victims and survivors, providing them with shelter and support, and working with law enforcement and the community to prevent abuse.
The Safe Center LI / https://www.tscli.org/
The Safe Center LI’s mission is to protect, assist and empower victims of family violence and sexual assault while challenging and changing social systems that tolerate and perpetuate abuse.
The Retreat / https://allagainstabuse.org/
The Retreat is dedicated to providing safety, shelter, and support to victims of domestic violence.
Men Stopping Violence / https://www.menstoppingviolence.org/
For nearly 40 years, Men Stopping Violence (MSV) has worked to promote safety and justice for women and children.