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LINKS TO STATE AND
GOVERNMENT RESOURCES
 
Most of this information is available on the following websites.  If you can help by looking up information for your State to be added here.......please do as I am not able to dedicate that much time tothis effort.  If you click on the map, shown on your State's page, you will be taken information on that State, including it's homepage.
 
Specific State program information is being added (as time allows)  to that State's page to make those pages as complete as possible.  If you can't find it here, please look under your State's page.
AGING/ELDERLY

Eldercare Locator

Provides a toll-free number to find community assistance for seniors, by county, city or zip code.
 
CHILDREN

Child Care

Locate quality child care and child care resources in your community.

Children's Health Insurance

Locate your state's program for free or low-cost health insurance for children and teens.

Schools, Colleges and Libraries

Search for U.S. colleges and universities, public schools or districts, public libraries, or private schools.
Social Security Disability (Children)  The U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) offers social security benefits for eligible children. Disabled children who have limited income and resources, or who come from homes with limited income and resources, may be eligible to receive social security, or specifically, Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Children can qualify if they meet SSA's definition of disability and if their income and assets fall within eligibility limits.
FOR CHILDREN
State Sites for Kids
Visit these fun sites to learn about the history, state symbols, government and much more in your state.
 
CLINICAL TRIALS

Clinical Trials

Search for clinical trials by location, disease, treatment or sponsor.

Educational Laboratories by Region

The Regional Educational Laboratories are educational research and development organizations supported by the U.S. Department of Education.
 

CONSUMERS

Consumer Protection Offices

City, county and state consumer protection offices mediate consumer complaints, investigate, prosecute offenders of consumer laws, license and regulate professionals, educate and advocate in the consumer interest.
DISABILITIES

Disability Resources

Locate state and local resources serving children and youth with disabilities, and their families.
 
DRUGS/MEDICATION
Prescription Drug Assistance Programs  Information on Free Medications for Low-Income Families Some pharmaceutical companies offer medication assistance programs to low-income individuals and families.These programs typically require a doctors consent and proof of financial status. They may also require that you have either no health insurance, or no prescription drug benefit through your health insurance. Please contact the pharmaceutical company directly for specific eligibility requirements and application information.

Prescription Drug Assistance

Search by zip code or state to find public and private programs that offer discounted or free medication and Medicare plans that include prescription coverage.
 

HEALTH

 

Doctor and Dentist Directories

Link to directories of doctors, dentists, specialists, doctors who accept Medicare and more.

Mental Health Resources

Click on a state to find mental health, protection and advocacy, family support facilities and services in your area.

Public Health Clinics

Search for public health clinics by geographic area (zip code, city or state), by clinic name, by program type (e.g., black lung, community health center) or by service type (e.g., primary care, dental).

Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities

Locate the drug and alcohol abuse treatment programs nearest you.
 
INSURANCE
 
HIPPA is an interactive tool that helps answer questions about your rights and protections under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Guides you to an answer by asking you questions about your health coverage and situation.

Insurance Regulators, by State

Each state has its own laws and regulations for all types of insurance, including car, homeowner and health insurance. These offices can help you make informed insurance buying decisions
 
LEGAL
 

Court Web Sites by State

The National Center for State Courts provides links to court-related websites in your state.
LOCATORS

Indian Health Service Area Offices

These offices provide detailed information on each of the Indian Health Service programs and services.
Locate In-Person Service Centers in Your State and Community  Locate government offices and services in your local community, region or state, such as social security offices, post offices, police departments, veterans facilities and much more.

Social Security Office Locator, by Zip Code

Type in your ZIP code to find the social security office nearest you.

State and County Offices and Directories

Find state and county offices, associations and webpages.

State and Local Government WebSites

Links to state, county and city government websites.
U.S. Government Your First Click
http://www.firstgov.gov/
FirstGov.gov gets you directly in touch with U.S. government services, links you to state and local governments, and connects you to all this information in a new way - on you own terms.
US Goverment Depart. of Health & Human Services http://www.os.dhhs.gov/
Responsible for most of the familiy and health programs in the USA, including establishing the rules & regulations used by individual States for those programs.
U.S. Territories and Outlying Areas
Link to the official government websites of U.S. Territories and outlying areas.
LONG TERM CARE

Hospice Locator

Search a state and county for a nearby hospice care center within the database provided by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.

Long Term Care

Find local housing and service choices for the elderly, including nursing care, assisted living, independent living, and community services.

Nursing Home Locator

Search for and compare nursing homes in your area.
 
RECORDS
 

Birth, Marriage and Divorce Certificates

Find out where to go for vital records, such as copies of birth, marriage, death and divorce certificates.

Motor Vehicle Offices, by State

Need a new drivers license or title for your car? Locate the motor vehicle office that serves you.
 
VETERANS

Veterans Facilities Directory - Health, Benefits, National Cemeteries

View a detailed, interactive and linked list to search all facilities within the Veterans Administration system.
 

 

State & Local Agencies & Offices, by Topic

Physicians & Other Health Professionals