Helpful Links

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Adoption
AdoptioNetwork

AIDS/HIV
AIDS-HIV Resource Center at HealingWell.com

ALZHEIMER'S
Alzheimer's Disease Education
Alzheimer's Association

ANXIETY
Anxiety Disorders Association of America
Institute of Living - Anxiety Disorders Center

ATTENTION DEFICIT-HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER (ADD or ADHD)
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder
National Attention Deficit Disorder Association

CANCER
American Cancer Society

CHILDCARE
Finding Child Care in Connecticut
CareGuide - Child & Elder care resources
National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies

CONSUMER INFORMATION CENTER
Federal Consumer Information Center

DIVERSITY
Cultural Diversity Hotwire

DIVORCE
Divorce Source

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Family Violence Prevention Fund
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence 

EATING DISORDERS
Institute of Living - Eating Disorders Program

ELDERCARE
National Council on Aging Benefits Programs
National Family Caregivers Association
Caregiver Survival Resources

FINANCIAL
Consumer Credit Counseling Center of Southern New England
DebtAdvice.org
Bankrate.com
Moneyminded.com

Creditcardinsider.com

GAMBLING
National Council on Problem Gambling
Gamblers Anonymous
CT Council on Problem Gambling

GRIEF
Counseling for Loss & Life Changes support and resources

HEALTHCARE CENTERS (Connecticut)
MidState Medical Center
Hartford Hospital
The Hospital of Central Connecticut
Natchaug Hospital

MENTAL HEALTH
National Institute of Mental Health
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
National Mental Health Association - A screening for depression

NICOTINE
QuitNet - Resources to quite smoking
American Lung Association

PARENTING
KidsHealth
State of Connecticut Parent Teacher Association
National Parent Teacher Association

RETIREMENT and "LIVING SENIOR"
AARP
Segunda Juventud

STRESS
Stress - VirtualPsych.com

SUBSTANCE ABUSE
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol & Drug Information
Alcoholics Anonymous

TRAUMA
International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, Inc.

WORKPLACE VIOLENCE
Occupational Safety and Health Administration

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS:

Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline   1-800-842-2288
Domestic Violence Hotline 1-888-774-2900 (Statewide CT)
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233
Elderly Abuse in the Community 1-888-385-4225
   
Long Term Care Facility Ombudsman    
Meriden/Wallingford 203-874-3030
Southington 860-723-1390
   
Rape Crisis 1-888-999-5545 (Statewide CT)
VEDAS (en Espanol) 1-888-568-8332 (Statewide CT)