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HHS Information and Hotline Directory

If you don't find the information you are looking for using the table below, the following options might be helpful.

For additional information on health and human services topics we suggest you search our HHS Home page: http://www.hhs.gov; Medlineplus www.medlineplus.gov; or healthfinder at www.healthfinder.gov. An additional list of toll-free numbers of health care organizations is also provided at www.health.gov/NHIC/Pubs/tollfree.htm. You might also try the resources listed on the Contacting HHS page at www.hhs.gov/ContactUs.html.

For answers to questions about consumer issues visit the National Citizen Information Center (NCIC) at www.pueblo.gsa.gov or call 1-800-FED-INFO (333-4636). You might also try these additional sites operated by the NCIC: www.firstgov.gov or www.consumeraction.gov

To arrange calls to/from hearing and speech impaired individuals call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8339 (TDD/ASCII/Voice) or for a Spanish speaking operator, 1-800-845-6136. For a Directory of TDD/TTY numbers, visit www.pueblo.gsa.gov/cic_text/misc/ustdd/tty.htm.


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Subject

World Wide Web URL (http://)

 Public Inquiries   

  Publications       

Adoption (Children's Bureau) National Adoption Information Clearinghouse

Frequently Asked Questions about Adoption

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb
www.AdoptUSKids.org
http://naic.acf.hhs.gov

http://faq.acf.hhs.gov/cgi-bin/acfrightnow.cfg/php/enduser/std_alp.php?p_cat_lvl1=10&p_cat_lvl2=14

888-251-0075
888-200-4005*

888-251-0075
888-200-4005*

Adoption / Abductions, Int'l (State Dept)

http://www.travel.state.gov/family/abduction.html

202-736-7000*

202-647-3000

Aging - Eldercare Info & Referrals

http://www.cms.hhs.gov/researchers/

800-677-1116

Aging - Health Info & Research
          AoA
NIH/NIA:
NIH/NIA TTY
CMS

www.aoa.gov
www.nih.gov/nia/
http://nihseniorhealth.gov
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/researchers/

202-619-0724
301-496-1752
800-222-4225

800-222-4225

AIDS/HIV: Prevention, Testing, Treatment
Prevention Information
English
Spanish
TDD/TTY
NIH:
AIDS Clinical Trials
AIDS Treatment
HIV Vaccine Clinical Trials
HRSA: HIV/AIDS Clinical Information for Health Care Providers
HIV/AIDS Needlestick Emergency Information for Health Care Providers

www.cdc.gov/hiv/dhap.htm
http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/

800-342-AIDS
800-344-7432
800-243-7889
800-TRIALS-A
800-HIV-0440
866-833-5433
800-933-3413
888-448-4911

800-458-5231
800-458-5231

Alcohol (Also see Drugs/Alcohol)TTY

www.niaaa.nih.gov
www.samhsa.gov

301-443-8956
800-729-6686

800-729-6686

Allergies/Asthma

www.AAFA.org
www.nhlbi.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/asthma.html
http://www.niaid.nih.gov/publications/allergies.htm

800-7-ASTHMA*
301-592-8573

800-7-ASTHMA*
301-592-8573

Alzheimer's Disease TTY

www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disorders/alzheimersdisease_doc.htm
www.alzheimers.org

800-438-4380
800-222-4225

800-438-4380

Arthritis/Bone Diseases

www.niams.nih.gov

301-495-4484

877-226-4267

Autism

www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disorders/autismshortdoc.htm
www.nlm.nig.gov/medlineplus/autism.html

800-352-9424

800-352-9424

Birth Defects

www.nichd.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/birthdefects.html

800-370-2943

800-370-2943

Bladder Control for Women

800-891-5388

Blindness/Eye Information

www.nei.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/visiondisorgdersblindness.html

301-496-5248

301-496-5248

Brain Tumors

www.nci.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/braincancer.html

800-4-CANCER

800-332-8615

Breast Cancer Information and Support

www.nci.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/breastcancer.html

800-4-CANCER

800-332-8615

Breast Implants

www.fda.gov/cdrh/breastimplants/index.html

301-827-3990

301-827-6242

Breastfeeding - also see Pregnancy / Childbirth
HRSA
NIH

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/breastfeeding.html

888-275-4772

Cancer Information Service

www.cancer.gov

800-4-CANCER

800-332-8615

Cerebral Palsy

www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disprders/cerebral_palsy.htm
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/cerebralpalsy.html

800-352-9424

800-352-9424

Child Abuse and Neglect

Frequently Asked Questions about Child Abuse and Neglect

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb
http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov

http://faq.acf.hhs.gov/cgi-bin/acfrightnow.cfg/php/enduser/std_alp.php?p_cat_lvl1=10&p_cat_lvl2=30

800-394-3366

800-394-3366

Child Care Providers Information

(for Parents)

(for Providers)

www.childcareaware.org

http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ccb/parents/index.htm

http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ccb/providers/index.htm

800-616-2242
800-598-KIDS

800-616-2242
800-598-KIDS

Child Care (National Child Care Information Center)
(National Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care)

http://nccic.acf.hhs.gov
http://nrc.uchsc.edu

800-616-2242
800-598-KIDS (5437)

800-616-2242
800-598-KIDS(5437)

Child Care Resource and Referral (Child Care Aware)

www.childcareaware.org

800-424-2246

800-424-2246

Child Health and Development
AHRQ TTY

www.nichd.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/childdevelopment.html
www.ahrq.gov/child/

800-370-2943
301-594-1364
888-586-6340

800-370-2943
800-358-9295

Child Support Enforcement

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cse/

202-401-9373

202-401-9373

Child Support (National Electronic Child Support Resource Center)

http://ocse.acf.hhs.gov/necsrspub

Children's Health Insurance

www.insurekidsnow.gov

877-KIDS-NOW

877-543-7669

Childhood Immunization Information
Spanish
TTY

www.cdc.gov/nip/

800-232-2522
800-232-0233
800-243-7889

800-232-2522
800-232-0233
800-243-7889

Childhood Immunization: Vaccine Injury Compensation

http://www.hrsa.gov/osp/vicp

800-338-2382

Children's Mental Health
TTY

www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/child/childhealth.asp
www.nimh.nih.gov/publicat/childmenu.cfm

800-789-2647
301-443-9006

800-789-2647
301-443-9006

Children with Special Needs
ACF

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/add

202-690-6590

888-275-4772

Chronic Diseases

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/index.htm

800-311-3435

800-311-3435

Civil Rights/Discrimination

www.hhs.gov/ocr/

800-368-1019

800-368-1019

Clinical Practice Guidelines TTY

www.ahrq.gov/clinic/cpgsix.htm

301-594-1364
888-586-6340

800-358-9295

Consumer Complaint / Fraud / Referral Help
TTY

www.medicare.gov/fraudabuse/overview.asp
www.oig.hhs.gov

800-HHS-TIPS
800-377-4950

800-HHS-TIPS
800-377-4950

Clinical Trials

www.clinicaltrials.gov

301-496-6308*

301-496-6308*

Community Services (Office of Community Services)

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ocs

Complementary and Alternative Medicine

http://nccam.nih.gov/

888-644-6226

Consolidated Health Informatics

http://www.egov.gov

Consumer Complaint/Fraud/Referral Help
TTY
Fax
email

http://www.oig.hhs.gov




HHSTips@oig.hhs.gov

800-HHS-TIPS


800-377-4950
800-223-8164

Consumer Product Safety Hotline

www.cpsc.gov

800-638-2772*

800-638-2772*

Cosmetics

vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~dms/cos-toc.html

800-SAFEFOOD

800-SAFEFOOD

Deafness/Speech/
Communication Disorders
TDD/TTY

www.nidcd.nih.gov/
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/hearingdisordersdeafness.html

800-241-1044
800-241-1055

800-241-1044
800-241-1055

Dental/Tooth Decay
TDD/TTY

www.nidr.nih.gov

301-402-7364
301 656-7581

301-496-4261
301 656-7581

Depression

www.nimh.nih.gov/publicat/depressionmenu.cfm

800-789-2647

800-789-2647

Developmental Disabilities

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/add
www.cdc.gov/ncbddd

202-690-6590
770-488-7150

202-690-6590
770-488-7150

Diabetes
Diabetes Education Program

http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health/diabetes/diabetes.htm
http://ndep.nih.gov/
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/diabetes.html

800-860-8747
800-438-5383

800-860-8747

Digestive Diseases

www.niddk.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/digestivediseasesgeneral.html

800-891-5389
800-860-8747

800-891-5389
800-860-8747

Disability - Medicaid

http://www.cms.hhs.gov/medicaid/consumerag.asp

Disability - Medicare

http://www.medicare.gov/Basics/Eligibility.asp

Disabled Children and Youth/
Disabled Infants

www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/kids

770-488-7150

770-488-4893

Disaster Response

www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/cmhs/TraumaticEvents/default.asp

800-789-2647

800-789-2647

Disease Prevention/Health Promotion

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/
http://www.preventiveservices.ahrq.gov

800-311-3435
301-594-1364
888-586-6340

800-311-3435
800-358-9295

Domestic Violence
TDD/TTY

www.cdc.gov/ncipc/dvp/vawprograms/
http://www.ndvh.org

800-799-SAFE
800-553-2508

800-799-SAFE

Drug/Alcohol - Information Only
TDD/TTY

www.samhsa.gov
www.nida.nih.gov

800-729-6686
800-487-4889

800-729-6686
800-487-4889

Drug/Alcohol - Treatment Referral

www.samhsa.gov
www.nida.nih.gov

800-662-HELP

800-662-HELP

Drug-Free Workplace (technical assist.)

http://workplace.samhsa.gov

800-967-5752

800-967-5752

Drugs-Adverse Reactions (Product Problems)
Adverse Events To Report
Vaccine Adverse Event to Report

www.fda.gov/medwatch
www.fda.gov/cber/vaers/vaers.htm

800-FDA-1088
800-822-7967

800-FDA-1088
800-822-7967

Drugs - Prescription and OTC

www.fda.gov/cder
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginformation.html

301-827-4573

301-827-6242

Drug Use/Adolescents
TDD/TTY

www.monitoringthefuture.org
www.samhsa.gov
www.nida.nih.gov/ICAW/ICAW.html

800-729-6686
800-487-4889

800-729-6686
800-487-4889

Eldercare

www.eldercare.gov
www.aoa.gov/naic
http://www.eldercare.gov/
http://cms.hhs.gov/partnerships/communities/caregivers/material/default.asp

800-677-1116

800-677-1116

Environmental Health
24 Hour Emergency

www.niehs.nih.gov
www.atsdr.cdc.gov
www.cdc.gov/nceh/default.htm

919-541-3345
888-422-8737
888-232-6789
770-488-7100
(emergency)

919-541-3345
888-422-8737
888-232-6789

Epilepsy

www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disorders/epilepsy.htm
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/epilepsy.html

800-352-9424

800-352-9424

ESRD - Medicare(End Stage Renal Disease)

http://cms.hhs.gov/esrd/

Exercise - see Physical Fitness/ Sports

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/bb_nutricion/index.htm
www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/sgr/sgr.htm

770-488-5820

888-232-4674

Eyes - see Blindness/Eye Information

 

 

 

Faith and Community Based Programs Office
ACF

www.hhs.gov/fbci
http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/fbci/

202-358-3595

202-358-3595

Family/Domestic Violence - see Domestic Violence

 

 

 

Family Planning

www.hhs.gov/opa

301-654-6190

301-654-6190

Federal Parent Locator Service

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cse/newhire

Food Safety

www.foodsafety.gov
vm.cfsan.fda.gov/
www.fda.gov/cvm/fsi/fsi.html

888-SAFEFOOD
 
301-827-3800

888-SAFEFOOD
 
301-827-3800

Foster Care

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/

202-205-8618

202-205-8618

Fraud/Waste/Abuse (HHS programs, Medicaid)Office of Inspector General
TDD/TTY
Fax
Email Medicaid

oig.hhs.gov
HHSTips@oig.hhs.gov
www.medicare.gov/fraudabuse/overview.asp
http://cms.gov/states/fraud/backgrnd.asp

800-HHS-TIPS
800-377-4950
800-223-8164

Fraud & Abuse/Medicare
Office of Inspector General
TDD/TTY
Fax
Email
Medicare

oig.hhs.gov
HHSTips@oig.hhs.gov
www.medicare.gov/fraudabuse/overview.asp
http://cms.gov/states/fraud/backgrnd.asp

800-223-8164
800-223-8164

Freedom of Information Act Requests
      Food and Drug Administration
NIH

www.hhs.gov/foia
 
www.fda.gov/foi/foia2.htm
http://www.nih.gov/icd/od/foia/index.htm

202-690-7453
 
301-827-6567

202-690-7453
 
301-827-6567

Free Hospital Care: Hill Burton

http://www.hrsa.gov/osp/dfcr/obtain/OBTAIN.HTM

800-638-0742
(in Maryland:
800-492-0359)

888-275-4772

Genetic and Rare Diseases
TDD/TTY

http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/

888-205-2311
888-205-3223

Genome (Human) Research (Privacy/ Genetics)

www.genome.gov/Media/

301-402-0911

301-402-0911

Girl Power!
TDD/TTY

www.girlpower.gov

800-729-6686
800-487-4889

800-729-6686
800-487-4889

Hazardous Substances/ Superfund Sites

www.cdc.gov/niosh/homepage.html
www.atsdr.cdc.gov

800-35-NIOSH
888-422-8737

800-35-NIOSH
888-422-8737

Headache

www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disorders/headache.htm

800-352-9424
800-843-2256*

800-352-9424
800-843-2256*

Head Injury

www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disorders/tbi_doc.htm

800-352-9424

800-352-9424

Health Care Quality
TTY

www.ahrq.gov

301-594-1364
888-586-6340

800-358-9295

Head Start

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/hsb

866-763-6481

866-763-6481

Health Care Technology
TDD/TTY

www.ahrq.gov

301-594-1364 x1317
888-586-6340

800-358-9295

Health Info. (Nat'l Health Info. Ctr.)

www.health.gov

800-336-4797

800-336-4797

Heart Disease

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/index.htm

800-575-WELL

Health Maintenance Orgs. (HMOs) in Medicare
TDD/TTY

http://www.medicare.gov/Choices/Overview.asp

800-MEDICARE
800-MEDICARE

800-MEDICARE
800-MEDICARE

Health Services Research

http://www.cms.gov/researchers/

Herpes

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/herpessimplex.html
www.cdc.gov/nchstp/dstd/dstdp.html

800-227-8922

800-227-8922

High Blood Pressure/Cholesterol

www.nhlbi.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/highbloodpressure.html

800-575-WELL

800-575-WELL

HIPAA Administrative Simplification (non-Privacy)

www.cms.hhs.gov/hipaa/hipaa2/default.asp

866-282-0659

HIPAA/Privacy of Health Information - see Privacy of Health Information/HIPAA

HIV/AIDS Clinical Information for Health Care Providers

800-933-3413

HIV/AIDS
Home and Community Based Care
(also see AIDS/HIV or Ryan White Care Act)

410-786-3000

410-786-3000

Homelessness

www.nrchmi.com
www.ich.gov

800-444-7415

800-444-7415

Hospice

www.cms.gov/medlearn/refhospice.asp

410-786-3000

410-786-3000

HRSA Grants

http://www.hrsa.gov/grants

877-477-2123

877-477-2123

HRSA Programs

http://www.hrsa.gov

888-275-4772

888-275-4772

Immunization, Childhood - see Childhood Immunization Information

 

 

 

Indian Health Service

www.ihs.gov

301-443-3593

301-443-3593

Infant Mortality/Healthy Start

www.mchb.hrsa.gov

800-ASK-HRSA

800-ASK-HRSA

Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control

www.cdc.gov/ncidod/index.htm

800-311-3435

800-311-3435

International and Refugee Health

www.globalhealth.gov
www.cdc.gov/nceh/ierh/default.htm

301-443-1774

301-443-1774

Juvenile Justice/Delinquency Information
          U.S. Department of Justice

www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org
 
www.fedstats.gov

202-307-5911*

800-638-8736*

Kidney/Urologic Diseases

www.niddk.nih.gov

800-891-5390

800-891-5390

Lead Poisoning

http://www.epa.gov/lead

800-424-LEAD*

800-424-LEAD*

Learning Disabilities

www.ninds.nih.gov/health_and_medical/disorders
/learningdisabilities_doc.htm

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/learningdisorders.html

800-352-9424

800-352-9424

Leprosy (Hansen's Disease)

http://bphc.hrsa.gov/nhdp/DIRECTORY_OF_CLINICS_AMBULATORY_CARE.htm

800-642-2477

800-642-2477

Liver Diseases

www.niddk.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/liverdiseasesgeneral.html

301-654-3810

301-654-3810

Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
National Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Clearinghouse

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/liheap
http://www.liheapch.acf.hhs.gov/

202-401-9351

866-674-6327*

202-401-9351

866-674-6327*

Lung Diseases

www.nhlbi.nih.gov

301-592-8573
301-251-1222

301-592-8573
301-251-1222

Mammography (to find a certified facility)
TTY

www.nci.nih.gov

800-4-CANCER
800-332-8615

800-4-CANCER
800-332-8615

Marrow Donor Program

www.marrow.org

800-MARROW-2*

800-MARROW-2*

Medicaid/SCHIP

http://www.cms.hhs.gov/medicaid/consumer.asp
http://www.cms.gov/schip/

877-KIDS-NOW

877-KIDS-NOW

Medicaid/Medicare Fraud - see Fraud & Abuse

 

 

 

Medical Devices

www.fda.gov/cdrh/index.html

301-443-4190

301-827-6242
301-443-4190

Medicare
TDD/TTY

www.medicare.gov
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/about

800-MEDICARE
877-486-2048

800-638-6833
877-486-2048

Medicare Managed Care Organizations
TDD/TTY

www.medicare.gov/
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/about

800-MEDICARE
800-MEDICARE

800-MEDICARE
800-MEDICARE

Medicare National Coverage

www.cms.hhs.gov/coverage/default2.asp
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/about

Medicine, National Library of

www.nlm.nih.gov

800-346-3656

888-346-3656
301-435-5091

MediGap Insurance - see Medicare

 

 

 

Mental Health
TDD/TTY

www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov
www.nimh.nih.gov

800-789-2647
866-889-2647

800-789-2647
866-889-2647

Mental Health, Children - see Children's Mental Health

 

 

 

Mental Retardation

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/pcmr
http://www.nichd.nih.gov/

202-619-0634
800-370-2943

202-619-0634

Migrant Worker Health Care

http://www.bphc.hrsa.gov/migrant/Default.htm

800-531-5120

Milk Matters

http://www.nichd.nih.gov/milk/

301-496-5133

Minority Health
TDD/TTY

www.omhrc.gov

800-444-6472
301-589-0951

800-444-6472
301-589-0951

Missing Children/Runaways

www.missingkids.com

800-THE-LOST*

800-THE-LOST*

National Health Service Corps

www.bhpr.hrsa.gov

800-221-9393

800-221-9393

National Practitioner Data Bank - Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank

http://www.npdb-hipdb.com/

800-767-6732

Native Americans Assistance (Administration on Native Americans)

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ana

877-922-9262

Nursing Education Loan Repayment

http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/loanrepay.htm

866-813-3753

Nutrition

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa
http://5aday.gov/

770-448-5820

888-232-4674

Osteoporosis
TDD/TTY

www.osteo.org

800-624-BONE
202-466-4315

800-624-BONE
202-466-4315

Occupational Safety

www.cdc.gov/niosh/homepage.html
www.osha.gov

800-35-NIOSH

800-35-NIOSH

Organ and Other Transplantation

www.organdonor.gov

888-90-SHARE

888-90-SHARE

Outcomes Research
TDD/TTY

www.ahcpr.gov/clinic/outcomix.htm

301-594-1364 x1317

800-358-9295
888-586-6340

Panic Disorder/Trauma Helpline

www.nimh.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/panicdisorder.html

800-64-PANIC

800-64-PANIC

Paralysis/Spinal Cord Injury

www.ninds.nih.gov
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/paralysis.html

800-352-9424

800-352-9424

Physical Fitness and Sports (President's Council)

www.fitness.gov

202-690-9000

202-690-9000

Pregnancy/Prenatal Care/ Childbirth
Spanish

www.mchb.hrsa.gov

800-311-BABY
800-504-7081

800-311-BABY
800-504-7081

Pregnancy/Substance Abuse
TDD/TYY

www.health.org/
www.cdc.gov/tobacco/

800-622-4357
800-311-3435

800-622-4357
800-311-3435

Privacy of Health Information/HIPAA
(Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)

www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa

866-627-7748

866-627-7748

Product Problems/Adverse Events To Report

www.fda.gov/medwatch

800-FDA-1088

800-FDA-1088

Radiological Health

www.fda.gov/cdrh

800-INFO-FDA
301-443-4190
301-827-3990

301-443-3170
800-INFO-FDA

Quality Improvement Organizations (QIO)

www.cms.hhs.gov/qio/default.asp

Radon Safety Helpline

www.epa.gov/radon/

800-SOS-RADON*

800-SOS-RADON*

Rape Crisis Hotline

www.rainn.org
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/rape.html

800-656-HOPE*

404-639-3286

Rare Diseases -see Genetic and Rare Diseases

Recalls (foods, drugs, products)

www.cfsan.fda.gov/

800-535-4555
800-INFO-FDA

800-INFO-FDA

Refugee Resettlement

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/orr

202-401-9246

202-401-9246

Reproductive Health

www.cdc.gov/health/reproduc.htm
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/reproductivehealthgeneral.html

301-654-6190

301-654-6190

Runaway Youth/Homelessness
TDD/TTY
(National Runaway Switchboard Hotline)
(National Clearinghouse on Families and Youth)

www.nrscrisisline.org
www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/fysb
http://ncfy.acf.hhs.gov

800-621-4000
800-HIT-HOME
800-621-0394

800-621-4000

800-621-0394

Rural Health Services

http://www.raconline.org/

800-270-1898

800-270-1898

Ryan White Care Act

www.hab.hrsa.gov

301-443-6745

888-ASK-HRSA

School Health Education

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dash

800-311-3435

800-311-3435

Seafood Hotline

vm.cfsan.fda.gov

888-SAFEFOOD

888-SAFEFOOD

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Helpline

www.cdc.gov/nchstp/dstd/dstdp.html

800-227-8922

800-227-8922

Sickle Cell Disease

www.SickleCelldisease.org
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/sicklecellanemia.html

301-251-1222

301-251-1222

SIDS (Sudden Infant Death)

www.nichd.nih.gov/sids/sids.cfm
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/suddeninfantdeathsyndrome.html

800-505-CRIB
301-443-0205

800-505-CRIB

Smoking/Tobacco
Centers for Disease Control
Food and Drug Administration
National Cancer Institute

www.cdc.gov/tobacco
www.cancer.gov
www.ahrq.gov/path/tobacco.htm

800-311-3435
800-4-CANCER
301-594-1364
888-586-6340

800-CDC-1311
800-332-8615B
800-358-9295

Spinal Cord Injury - see Paralysis/Spinal Cord Injury

 

 

 

Statistics: Health Care and Vital

www.cdc.gov/nchs

301-458-4636

301-458-4636

Stroke/Neurological Disorders

www.ninds.nih.gov

800-352-9424

800-352-9424

Suicide Prevention

TDD

http://www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/suicideprevention/

800-SUICIDE (800-784-2433)

800-789-2647

866-889-2647

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
(American Public Human Services Association)
& (ACF Office of Family Assistance)

http://www.aphsa.org/home/StateContacts.asp

www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ofa

Teen Pregnancy

www.teenpregnancy.org
www.mchb.hrsa.gov/

202-478-8500*
800-ASK-HRSA

202-478-8500*
888-ASK-HRSA

Toxic Substances

www.niehs.nih.gov
www.atsdr.cdc.gov

919-541-3345
888-422-8737

919-541-3345
888-422-8737

Travelers Health Information

www.cdc.gov/travel

877-394-8747

877-394-8747

Tribal Resources

http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ana/index.html

Urban Indian Health Programs

www.ihs.gov/nonmedicalprograms/urban/indian.asp

301-443-4680

301-443-4680

Vaccine Adverse Events to Report

www.fda.gov/cber/vaers/vaers.htm

800-822-7967

301-827-6242

Veterinary Medicine

www.fda.gov/cvm/default.html

301-827-3800

301-827-3800

Weight Control/Obesity Information

www.niddk.nih.gov/health/nutrit/win.htm
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/obesity.html

877-946-4627

877-946-4627

Welfare Jobs Programs

(Office of Family Assistance)

http://faq.acf.hhs.gov/cgi-bin/acfrightnow.cfg/php/enduser/std_alp.php?p_cat_lvl1=8
www.welfaretowork.org
http://www.financeprojectinfo.org/win
www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ofa
http://peerta.acf.hhs.gov

888-USA-JOB1*

888-USA-JOB1*

Women's Health
Indian Health Service
Public Health Service
Women's Health Research
TDD/TTY

www.4woman.gov

800-994-9662
888-220-5446

800-994-9662
888-220-5446

Youth Crisis Hotline

www.nrscrisisline.org

800-HIT-HOME*
800-621-4000

800-HIT-HOME*
800-621-4000

Last revised: August 17, 2004

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