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Elder Impact by Marie from Walnut CA
V O T E: Know your candidates & exercise Your Right as an American Citizen!
Let’s Party with the Republicans:
Republicans National Committee
Let’s Party with……
Know Your Candidates: Project VoteSmart of Philipsburg, MT – enter zipcode on Left
* Excellent advocacy organization for progressives
* NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Arlington, VA
* Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, Washington, DC
* PMHCA (PA Mental Mental Health Consumers Association), Harrisburg, PA
* National Mental Health Association, Alexandria, VA
* NAMI Bucks County, PA
* NAMI Main Line, PA – Excellent Resourcce Links!
St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Lancaster Ave. (Rte 30) and Louella Ave. in Wayne, PA
What’s New at NIMH! Best literature on psychiatric disorders!
Excellent advocates for the Over Fifty Set! Sign up for a Safe Driver’s Course, which’ll bring down the cost of your auto insurance.
Section 8 Govt. Housing for Low Income People – Sign up to Be Put on Their Waiting List
A division of the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare
Pennsylvania Health Law Project: Free legal services and advocacy to Pennsylvanians having trouble accessing publicly funded health care coverage or services. Superb links for low-income people.
(nonprofit org dedicated to delivering high quality civil legal services to low income people, victims of domestic abuse and the elderly, living in Bucks, Montgy, Chester & Delaware Counties – we’ve heard mixed reviews of effectiveness)
Call 877- 429- 5994 (Mon-Thurs, 9am – 1pm)
Steve Gold, Philly attorney, expert on MH issues
Ayuda Community Center (click name for link)
Free one-hour appt. w/ an attorney for housing problems or family crisis.
Free legal advice available! Se Habla Espanol.
Hunting Park Area of North Philly
4400 N. Marshall St. & Cayuga
HOMES TEAM PROGRAM. This group out of Lansdale, PA, helps people on disability live alone. Call them at 215-362-2841.
Help with Child Custody Issues
Free Service of the Office of Disability Employment Policy, US Dept. of Labor
MHASP: Mental Health Association of Southeastern PA, Philadelphia
Our Social Security Administration
Natl Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare: County services for 6 million adults & kids with mental illness, developmental disabilities and substance abuse; provides rehab, housing & community support services.
Organize Your Personal Health Records:
Pennsylvania Protection and Advocacy, Inc., Harrisburg, PA
Federal program providing advocacy services to all people with disabilities
College of Physicians and Surgeons, the nation’s first medical academy, sponsors this website. www.phillyhealthinfo.org.