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Taxonomy Code: TJ-3200

Programs that provide information about a particular topic or service that interested individuals can access on a website or in person, or by telephone, email, chat, text or other communication channel such as a video relay service. Information may be in a self-serve, browsable format (for example a web resource directory or library of audio recordings) or provided by live agents with expertise in the field.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Cystic Fibrosis Association of Erie CountyHelps to cover the costs of travel and high cost of medical treatments that insurance does not cover. They provide aid to those who qualify on a quarterly basis through our Direct Dollar Disbursement and provide speakers and support to those in need.ErieCystic Fibrosis Association of Erie CountyCystic Fibrosis Association of Erie County
Love Inc of Bedford County Information LinesInformation on available services that meet callers needs.BedfordLOVE Inc. of Bedford County LOVE In the Name of ChristLove Inc of Bedford County
National Association for Continence - Information CenterInformation LinesNational Association for ContinenceNational Association for Continence
National Center for Missing and Exploited ChildrenOffers a Cyber-Tipline that the public may use to report Internet-related child sexual exploitation ( Provides technical assistance to individuals and law-enforcement agencies in the prevention, investigation, prosecution, and treatment of cases involving missing and expoited children. Assists the U.S. Department of State in certain cases of international child abduction in accordance with the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction Offers training programs to law-enforcement and social-services professionals Distributes photographs and descriptions of missing children worldwide Coordinated child-protection efforts with the private sector Networks with nonprofit service providers and state clearinghouses about missing person's cases Provides information about effective state legislation to help ensure the protection of children.DauphinNational Center for Missing and Exploited ChildrenNational Center for Missing and Exploited Children
National Empowerment Center - Information LineOffer information and technical assistance to promote recovery, empowerment, hope and healing to mental health consumers and survivors. They provide: - A national directory of support groups, drop-in centers and statewide organizations. - Staff for workshops and public speakingNational Empowerment CenterNational Empowerment Center
National Health Information CenterNational Health Information Center (NHIC) is a health information referral service sponsored by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. NHIC puts health professionals and consumers who have health questions in touch with those organizations that are best able to provide reliable answers. Using a database that contains descriptions health-related organizations, NHIC staff refers people to the most appropriate resource. NHIC also produces three annual health information directories (online): Federal Health information Centers and Clearinghouses, National Health Observances, and Toll-free Numbers for Health information. National Health Information CenterNational Health Information Center
Pennsylvania Department of Health - Help in PA - Brain Injury HelplineThis information and referral helpline can provide referrals for information about the condition and treatment of brain injuries, protection and advocacy services, local support groups, as well as links to other websites. Offers referrals to community and State resources in addition to the Brain Injury Association of Pennsylvania.DauphinHelp in PAPennsylvania Department of Health
Pennsylvania Department of Health - Help in PA - Lead Information LineLead Information Line offers personal help and written information to parents, physicians, contractors and homeowners about lead poisoning and its prevention and control.DauphinHelp in PAPennsylvania Department of Health
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Special Education ConsultLineToll free helpline which provides information for families and advocates of children with disabilities about school related concerns, special education regulations, procedural safeguards, and general disability questions.DauphinOffice for Dispute ResolutionOffice for Dispute Resolution
State Health Hotline and InformationGeneral health information and referrals including free pamphlets on health topics such as nutrition, drugs and alcohol, VD, etc. Sexually transmitted disease counseling is provided. Donor cards for kidney and other organs are issued. Reporting and prevention information on West Nile Virus, reports of dead birds. Birth/Death certificates; Nursing Home complaints; restaurant complaintsDauphinPennsylvania Department of HealthPennsylvania Department of Health
The Leukemia & Lymphoma SocietyProvides financial assistance to leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin Disease, and myeloma patients. Provides information and referral, support groups, peer counseling, educational seminars & educational materials.DauphinLeukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)

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