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    Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance in a variety of settings for individuals who have a disability; who are concerned about or have any of a variety of illnesses, including those that may ultimately be fatal; or who have experienced the disabling or disfiguring effects of an illness, injury or surgery. The counseling may deal with the realities of having a disability or being ill, coping with their illness/disability, life adjustments required by their situation, and helping them evaluate their alternatives and make personal choices that will maximize their ability to function independently. Included are programs that provide counseling for individuals who have a family history of a particular health condition or disability and need assistance in coping with the emotional problems that are associated with having or being at risk for developing the condition.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ACCEPTANCE AND COMMITMENT THERAPY CLINICWorks with clients who are: Suffering with chronic pain that is interfering with their quality of life; Overwhelmed by anxiety; Stressed by work, family and/or unmanageable finances and Struggling with pessimistic thoughts and painful memories. Acceptance and commitment therapy aims to free clients from the grip of emotional and/or physical pain, teaching them to live effectively with the difficult symptoms associated with chronic pain, chronic fatigue, depression, anxiety, panic and stress-related problems. Through its emphasis on values, behavioral commitment and acceptance, acceptance and commitment therapy prepares patients to be increasingly present in their lives and encourages them to commit to living in a rich and meaningful manner. Call for more detailed information.NassauPSYCHOLOGICAL EVALUATION RESEARCH AND COUNSELING CLINICHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY-JOAN AND ARNOLD SALTZMAN COMMUNITY SERVICES CENTER
    ADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE & SUPPORT PROGRAMProvides a statewide breast cancer hotline offering information, referrals, support groups for women and men with breast cancer. The goal is to educate, support and empower and advocate for breast cancer patients, professionals and the community, call our hotline seven days a week and speak with specially trained, professionally supervised volunteers for information, referrals and emotional support. Previous support groups were offered to those who are: General Support Group; Support Group for Friends and Family of People Diagnosed with Breast Cancer; Young Women’s Support Group, Under 40; Stage 4/Metastatic Breast Cancer; Touchstone: Book Club/Support Group; Cafecito – On-Going Breast Cancer Support Group for Latina Women; Online Support Group; Support Group for Men with Breast Cancer and Time-Limited, Topic-Focused, Psychoeducational Breast Cancer Groups. Support Groups are available upon request. If you do not see the group you want below, please call our hotline at (800)877-8077. We form support groups based upon your requests and needs. All support groups are free & confidential. In addition the program offers workshops, forums, and seminars all aimed as a supplement to treatment. Check the calendar for the most current programs offered.NassauADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE & SUPPORT PROGRAMADELPHI UNIVERSITY
    ADOLESCENT SUPPORT GROUPOffers a support group for adolescents whose lives have been touched by cancer-related illnesses. Call for more information.NassauADOLESCENT SUPPORT GROUP1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
    ADULT ASTHMA PROGRAMHelps asthma patients take charge of their condition by becoming active partners with their physicians in dealing with the illness. Through sessions held weekly, patients increase knowledge of the illness and medications, improve ability to recognize symptoms, expand coping skills and enhance early intervention techniques.NassauADULT ASTHMA PROGRAMWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    AIDS/HIV ServicesOffers counseling, information and referrals to formerly incarcerated individuals diagnosed with AIDS/HIV about services and resources within the community to help them manage their disease.QueensAIDS/HIV RESOUCE INFORMATIONFORTUNE SOCIETY
    AIDS/HIV ServicesServices and programs to support people living with AIDS/HIV, their families and their caregivers. Offers counseling, weekly grocery deliveries, food pantry, housing referrals, support groups, pastoral care in all faiths, buddy program matches volunteer with someone living with AIDS/HIV, hospital visits, transportation to and from medical appointments and relevant support group meetings, limited financial assistance available for emergency situations.RocklandAIDS/HIV SERVICESTOUCH TOGETHER OUR UNITY CAN HEAL
    AIDS/HIV ServicesProvides developmental and psychosocial services for children and young adults diagnosed with AIDS/HIV and their families. A family service plan is formulated where cultural, language, economic and psychosocial needs are considered. Treatment may require a variety of rehabilitation and support services, depending on the age and needs of the child and family.BronxDEVELOPMENTAL AND FAMILY SERVICESCHILDREN'S EVALUATION AND REHABILITATION CENTER
    ANN AND JULES GOTTLIEB WOMEN'S COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CENTERAddresses the comprehensive health needs of women of all ages in a single state-of-the-art resource at the Manhasset Ambulatory Pavillion. Provides a multi-disciplinary team, integrated support systems, modern procedure rooms, with access to a vast array of resources, educational programs and the opportunity to participate in clinical trials. In addition to primary care, the Center offers many specialty services and programs geared to healthy women and those at risk for or suffering from specific illnesses. Among the specialty services and programs are: bone densitometry, breast care, cancer screening, prevention and treatment, colonoscopy and laser treatment, contraception and adolescent gynecology, endocrinology, infertility, mammography, menopause programs, neurology, headaches and pain management, normal and high risk pregnancy, osteoporosis, physical and occupational therapy, preventive cariology anmd ultrasonography. Patients are seen by appointment only and each woman will have her own primary physician at the Center responsible for coordinating her care. Call for information. Member of Northwell Health.NassauANN AND JULES GOTTLIEB WOMEN'S COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CENTERLONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
    ASTHMA EDUCATION WORKSHOPHelps individuals manage asthma in their daily lives. Educates family and friends about the effects of asthma. Programs focus on the identification of asthma triggers, self monitoring, proper use of treatment devices and effective lifestyle management. Provides speakers to community groups and schools. Register in advance for pediatric and adult workshops. Pediatric Workshop meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 7pm-9pm in Conference Room 3. Adult Workshop meets the 4th Tuesday of each month from 7pm-9pm in Conference Room 3. Affiliated with St. Charles Hospital and Rehabilitation Center. Must call (631)476-2745 to pre-register and receive information regarding meeting location.SuffolkASTHMA EDUCATION WORKSHOPJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    ASTHMA SUPPORT AND EDUCATION GROUPOffers scheduled meetings focusing on asthma education and provides professional guest speakers.SuffolkASTHMA SUPPORT AND EDUCATION GROUPSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    BREAST CANCER SUPPORT-NEWLY DIAGNOSEDOffers support group for women recently diagnosed with breast cancer, and those still undergoing treatment. Call for more information.NassauBREAST CANCER SUPPORT-NEWLY DIAGNOSED1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
    BRIGHTER FACESOffers support group for children and adults with craniofacial and cleft palate/lip and their families along with monthly speakers. Call for meeting information.SuffolkBRIGHTER FACESBRIGHTER FACES
    CANCER WELLNESS PROGRAMOffers a comprehensive wellness and aftercare program for cancer survivors and support services for their families.NassauCANCER WELLNESS PROGRAMSID JACOBSON JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
    CHAPIN HOME FOR THE AGINGProvides adult day care for functionally impaired adults 40 years and over. Offers a full time nurse and nursing services, specialized medical services, information and referral, social work, recreational activities, counseling, rehabilitation, nutritional evaluation, hot meals, and personal care. Publishes brochure, calendar of events, educational material.CHAPIN HOME FOR THE AGINGCHAPIN HOME FOR THE AGING
    CHRONIC FATIGUE SUPPORT GROUPProvides a support group for people with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, also known as Epstein-Barr, CFS or CFIDS and Fibromyalgia. Meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 7pm (Beginners Meeting) and 7:30pm (Regular Meeting) in Conference Rooms 3,4, and 5.SuffolkCHRONIC FATIGUE SUPPORT GROUPJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    COMMUNITY RE-ENTRY PROGRAMOffers a combination of services including individual and group counseling and therapies, family education, community mobility training,independent living skills training, neuropsychological and psychoeducational assessment, social skills training, pre-vocational training, vocational rehabilitation, communication skills, swallowing evaluations, case management and TBI Medicaid Waiver Services. All services offered at St. Charles, in the home, workplace or other community settings. Also offers a book club and Pilates Group.SuffolkCOMMUNITY RE-ENTRY PROGRAMST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
    Counseling ServicesProvides individual and family counseling to anyone dealing with breast cancer in the Metropolitan NY area, and phone counseling is available statewide.BREAST CANCER COUNSELINGADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE AND SUPPORT PROGRAM
    Counseling ServicesOffers individual counseling, including telephone support, for cancer patients, families and friends.New YorkCANCER COUNSELINGCANCER CARE
    Counseling ServicesProvides individual and family counseling for cancer patients and families. This service provide bereavement counseling to their patients' families who loss their loved ones due to cancer. They also provide counseling to those suffering from anxiety.WestchesterCANCER COUNSELINGCANCER SUPPORT TEAM
    Counseling ServicesAssists families by providing one-on-one education and support, assessing patient and caregiver needs and helping secure services at home.DutchessCARE CONSULTATIONSALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION HUDSON VALLEY-DUTCHESS
    Counseling ServicesProvides care consultations to families living with Alzheimer's disease. Families can receive one-on-one support from a trained specialist who is able to discuss the progression and unique aspects of the disease, lay out the various decision points the family will be facing during this journey and provide the family with community-based support resources as the family works its way through those decisions.AlbanyCARE CONSULTATIONSALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION OF NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK
    Counseling ServicesAssist with care planning and managing challenging situations. Providing one-on-one education and support, assessing patient and caregiver needs and helping secure services at home.OrangeCARE CONSULTATIONSALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION-ORANGE AND SULLIVAN REGIONAL OFFICE
    Counseling ServicesAssists families by providing one-on-one education and support, assessing patient and caregiver needs and helping secure services at home.RocklandCARE CONSULTATIONSALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION - ROCKLAND REGIONAL OFFICE
    Counseling ServicesAssists families by providing one-on-one education and support, assessing patient and caregiver needs and helping secure services at home.WestchesterCARE CONSULTATIONSALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION-WESTCHESTER REGIONAL OFFICE
    Counseling ServicesProvides HIV testing, case management, and supportive counseling for people diagnosed with HIV/AIDS, and their family and loved one.OrangeCLIENT SERVICESHUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES - ORANGE
    Counseling ServicesProvides case management and supportive counseling for people infected with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Clients can access transportation to eligible services.PutnamCLIENT SERVICESHUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES - PUTNAM
    Counseling ServicesProvides case management and supportive counseling for people diagnosed with or chronic disease. Clients can access transportation to eligible services.WestchesterCLIENT SERVICESHUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES - WESTCHESTER
    Counseling ServicesThe counseling program is designed to empower individuals with epilepsy and/or their families to manage their disorder and adjust to the impact of epilepsy on their lives. It is individualized and available for adults, children and families.AlbanyCOUNSELINGEPILEPSY FOUNDATION OF NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK
    Counseling ServicesOffers individual, family and group counseling, behavior management as well as information and referral for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. A therapeutic, adult, social, and recreational club meet weekly to work on goals that include increasing socialization and self-advocacy skills. Also provide a transition program for adolescents going to adulthood, including case management for children and adults with developmental disabilities.WestchesterCOUNSELING AND MOVING FORWARD PROGRAMWESTCHESTER JEWISH COMMUNITY SERVICES (WJCS)
    Counseling ServicesOffers individual and family mental health counseling and mutual support groups for people diagnosed with AIDS/HIV, including linking clients other needed resources.WestchesterCOUNSELING FOR PEOPLE AFFECTED BY AIDSWESTCHESTER JEWISH COMMUNITY SERVICES (WJCS)
    Counseling ServicesPeer counseling services available to people with disabilities.OrangeCOUNSELING SERVICESINDEPENDENT LIVING
    Counseling ServicesOffers health-related counseling for individuals who have been diagnosed with an illness or disease and need help with questions, and need help coping the new and the impact it will have on their life.WestchesterHEALTH-RELATED COUNSELINGMONTEFIORE NEW ROCHELLE HOSPITAL
    Counseling ServicesProvides various forms of counseling regarding patient health, disease/disability, and sex/reproductive issues.WestchesterHEALTH-RELATED COUNSELINGWHITE PLAINS HOSPITAL
    Counseling ServicesOffers support and counseling, along with education and advocacy on the medical and emotional aspects and options for those struggling with infertility and reproductive issues, including adoption. Also educates individuals and couples on other support resources available for those with infertility and reproductive problems.New YorkINFERTILITY COUNSELINGAMERICAN FERTILITY ASSOCIATION
    Counseling ServicesOffers individual and group counseling to persons with epilepsy and their family members utilizing various therapeutic interventions such as the Genogram and play therapy when working with children.RocklandSUPPORT GROUPS AND COUNSELING FOR PEOPLE WITH EPILEPSYCAPABILITIES PARTNERSHIP INC. DBA EPILEPSY SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN NEW YORK
    DEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGERYOffers a custom-designed operating microscope, an intraoperative evoked-potential monitoring system, intraoperative digital angiography, intraoperative ultrasound, several varieties of laser systems, a computer-guided stereotactic surgical system and advanced MRI scanners. Treatments include: emergency, cerebrovascular surgery, endocrinological neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, tumors of the skull base, spinal disorders, spinal tumors, spine pain management, pediatric neurosurgery and epilepsy surgery.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGERYSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    DEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGYOffers an interdisciplinary approach with neurological, psychiatric and neuropsychological assessments, a comprehensive program of cognitive remediation and counseling to serve the needs of patients and their families. Services include diagnostic evaluation and treatment of patients with cognitive and memory disorders related to stroke, head injury, epilepsy, dementia and chronic fatigue syndrome.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGYSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    DIABETES CARE CENTEROffers a comprehensive diabetes education and training program for those with type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes. Provides participants with the tools and information that will enable them to achieve blood sugar control, help prevent diabetes related complications and enjoy optimal health. This program has received the distinction of being recognized by the American Diabetes Association for providing quality self-management education. Also offers diabetes support group as well as juvenile diabetes club. Call for further information.SuffolkDIABETES CARE CENTERST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
    DIABETES COUNSELINGOffers counseling services with a board-certified diabetes nurse educator and a monthly support group. Call for an appointment and support group schedule.SuffolkDIABETES COUNSELINGSTONY BROOK SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL
    DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP REFERRALSCo-sponsors monthly meetings at hospitals throughout Nassau and Suffolk Counties to educate people with diabetes. Health professionals discuss diabetes care and treatment issues.SuffolkDIABETES SUPPORT GROUP REFERRALSAMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION-LONG ISLAND AREA
    DIALYSIS CENTERProvides a 18 station inpatient/outpatient dialysis facility to address patients' medical needs in an environment that also responds to their personal and emotional needs. Patients have access to telephones, televisions, computer lines, and other amenities. Call for more information.NassauDIALYSIS CENTERSOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL
    DISABILITY PEER COUNSELING PROGRAMPeer counseling is provided by individuals who have personal experience with a disability. Discussion groups and individual sessions allow participants to share experiences and feelings concerning disability issues in an open and supportive environment. Participants gain unique knowledge, hope and insight from others in similar situations, and they come to feel better about themselves and their futures.SuffolkDISABILITY PEER COUNSELING PROGRAMSUFFOLK INDEPENDENT LIVING ORGANIZATION (SILO)
    DISCUSSIONSProvides an informal, ongoing chat for people whose lives have been touched by cancer.NassauDISCUSSIONS1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
    Disease/Disability Care ServicesThis course presents those facing cancer with tools and skills to navigate through their difficult time. In a supportive group structure, we explore many interactive strategies, including life mapping, critical thinking, breathing exercises, meditation, journal writing, dreamwork and creative expression.WestchesterCANCER SUPPORTWESTCHESTER MEDICAL CENTER AND MARIA FARERI CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
    Disease/Disability Care ServicesOffers short or long-term counseling for individuals diagnosed with epilepsy, couples, families and groups . Focuses of counseling is on understanding seizures and their impact, helping families cope with the various aspects of epilepsy, overcoming obstacles caused by seizures, vocational/career counseling, and more.New YorkEPILEPSY COUNSELINGEPILEPSY FOUNDATION OF METROPOLITAN NEW YORK
    Disease/Disability Care ServicesComprehensive services for persons of all ages with developmental disabilities and their families. Professional therapeutic services. Family support, including specific program for siblings. Counseling at home during times of crises and/or to improve life and coping skills. Youth programs. Transportation for persons with developmental disabilities on evenings and weekends within Rockland County. Information about guardianship. Financial assistance to families to help offset expenses of caring at home for a person with disabilities. Information about Medicaid eligibility and specific case management, residential and day services for Medicaid recipients.RocklandSENIOR CENTERARC OF ROCKLAND
    Disease/Disability Care ServicesServices for persons of all ages who are blind or severely visually impaired. Rehabilitation, Counseling, orientation, mobility instruction and independent living skills education are available. Friendly visiting and support groups are also offered.RocklandVISION TRAINING FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED ADULTSASSOCIATION FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED - ROCKLAND COUNTY
    DON MONTI CANCER CENTEROffers comprehensive cancer diagnosis/care, including: diagnostic and interventional radiology nuclear medicine sentinel lymph node biopsy breast care center. Also provides inpatient/out-patient chemotherapy, investigational treatment, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy, surgical oncology, pain management, physical therapy/rehabilitation services. Offers children visitation, 24 hour visiting, overnight accommodations for family members and a wide variety of support services.SuffolkDON MONTI CANCER CENTERHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    FAMILY SUPPORTFor those who have had cancer or are undergoing treatment, their family and friends.NassauFAMILY SUPPORT1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
    FORTUNATO BREAST HEALTH CENTERProvides education, early detection, support groups and counseling for women who have breast disease or related problems. Services include: screening and diagnostic mammography, comprehensive breast evaluation, ultrasound, mammotome and stereotactic breast biopsy and bone density DEXA Scans.SuffolkFORTUNATO BREAST HEALTH CENTERJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    GARDEN CITY LIFE'S LINKS DAY HABILITATION SERVICESProvides support to individuals, 18 years of age and older with developmental disabilities transitioning from school, in developing skills for independent living and employment. Offers a variety of programs including community integration, travel training, working at volunteer job sites and computer and interviewing skills. Call for more information.NassauGARDEN CITY LIFE'S LINKS DAY HABILITATION SERVICESLIFE'S WORC, INC.
    GLENDALE LIFE'S LINKS DAY HABILITATION SERVICESProvides support to individuals, 18 years of age and older with developmental disabilities transitioning from school, in developing skills for independent living and employment. Offers a variety of programs including community integration, travel training, working at volunteer job sites and computer and interviewing skills. Call for more information.GLENDALE LIFE'S LINKS DAY HABILITATION SERVICESLIFE'S WORC, INC.
    GROUP COUNSELING-SYOSSETOffers group counseling to all cancer patients, relatives and spouses of patients. Special groups for lung patients and caregivers. Various groups offered at other times; call or check web for more information. Group counseling is offered at CancerCare's office in Syosset.NassauGROUP COUNSELING-SYOSSETCANCERCARE LONG ISLAND OFFICE
    HEART CLUBProvides education and emotional support for heart patients and their families.SuffolkHEART CLUBHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    HIV/AIDS SUPPORTIVE SERVICESOffers a comprehensive HIV/AIDS Care program which includes case management, individual, group and family therapy, Special Group for People in Recovery/Mothers with AIDS/African Americans and Latinos, nursing services, nutritional counseling, and a social/recreational program.NassauHIV/AIDS SUPPORTIVE SERVICESCOPAY, INC.
    HOME HEALTHCARECoordinates individualized home healthcare by nurses or other skilled providers under a physician's supervision. Services include: registered nurses, infusion services, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language pathology, wound and skin care specialists, social work, home health aides, and personal care aides. Specialized programs are available for heart failure management, stroke programs, diabetes management, psychiatric home care, pediatric home care, pediatric asthma care, and maternal/child home care. When necessary arrangements can be made for durable medical equipment, medical supplies, oxygen, laboratory services, and transportation.NassauHOME HEALTHCARELONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
    HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SOCIETY OF AMERICAPromotes research, family support and advocacy for individuals/families affected by Huntington's Disease. Call for more information.HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SOCIETY OF AMERICAHUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SOCIETY OF AMERICA
    INDIVIDUAL COUNSELINGProvides short term, goal focused individual counseling for patient and family members enabling them to cope with the illness. Offers bereavement counseling for survivors to enable them to cope with the loss.NassauINDIVIDUAL COUNSELINGCANCERCARE LONG ISLAND OFFICE
    Information/Referral ServicesConnects individuals diagnosed with cancer to a patient navigator at a cancer treatment center for one-on-one support about various issues that may occur and where to connect with the resources needed.OrangePATIENT NAVIGATIONAMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY-HUDSON VALLEY REGION
    LIVE, LOVE, AND LAUGH AGAINProvides a professionally staffed support group for women with breast cancer and their families. Students permitted. Meets the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7pm at the Fortunato Breast Health Center.SuffolkLIVE, LOVE, AND LAUGH AGAINJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    LONG ISLAND MIRACLESSupport group and advocacy program for patients with heart disease and their families. Call for dates and times.NassauLONG ISLAND MIRACLESWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    LUPUS SUPPORT GROUPOffers support groups for Lupus patients, their families and friends. Support groups offered at various locations throughout Long Island and Queens. Call for information.NassauLUPUS SUPPORT GROUPLUPUS ALLIANCE OF AMERICA-LONG ISLAND/QUEENS AFFILIATE
    MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM FOR PEOPLE WITH HIV/AIDSProvides services such as psychiatric evaluations, individual, family, and group counseling, crisis intervention, family support groups, medication management, and referrals to adults infected with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Call. Walk in. Appointment preferred.NassauMENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM FOR PEOPLE WITH HIV/AIDSHISPANIC COUNSELING CENTER
    Mental Health ServicesProvides an Article 16 clinic, that provides psychological and psychiatric services for adults with developmental disabilities.WestchesterBEHAVIORAL CONSULTATION CLINIC (BCC)REGION 3 - HUDSON VALLEY DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES REGIONAL OFFICE (DDRO)-WESTCHESTER
    Mental Health ServicesOffers mental health services for children and adults, services include evaluation, counseling, case management, crisis intervention, medication management and referrals for higher level care.WestchesterBEHAVIORAL HEALTHMOUNT VERNON NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH CENTER
    Mental Health ServicesProvides comprehensive outpatient mental health services for children, adolescents, adults and the elderly. Programs include affective disorders, depression, bipolar, psychotic disorders, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bereavement counseling, family therapy, and stress reduction, attention disorders, divorce, deaf and hard of hearing issues, obsessive-compulsive disorders, parenting support, and personality disordersWestchesterOUTPATIENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICESNEW YORK PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL, WESTCHESTER DIVISION
    MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTERProvides care to multiple sclerosis patients and their families including diagnostic services, on-going assessment and management, physical therapy, counseling and resource and referral services.SuffolkMULTIPLE SCLEROSIS COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTERSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    NATIONAL STUTTERING PROJECTA national support and self help group for adults and children who stutter. Provide parent/child support groups, referral services, workshops and conventions, and also publishes a bimonthly newsletter, Reaching Out.NassauNATIONAL STUTTERING PROJECTFRIENDS: THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF YOUNG PEOPLE WHO STUTTER
    OSTEOPOROSIS CENTEROffers individuals a full scope of services in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis. Services include bone density scans, therapy, physician evaluation, exercise classes, support groups, research and education.OSTEOPOROSIS CENTERHELEN HAYES HOSPITAL
    OVEREATERS ANONYMOUSProvides a support group for people with overeating problems. Three separate groups: 7:00pm every Sunday in Conference Room 2 7:30pm every Monday in Conference Room 2 10:00am every Saturday at St. Charles Hospital.SuffolkOVEREATERS ANONYMOUSJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    PEDIATRIC SUPPORT GROUPSOffers pediatric support groups including: Hope for Hearts, a support group for parents and siblings of children with congenital heart defects Our Little Heroes/Oncology Parent Support Network, offering mutual support and guidance for families of children with cancer. Call for schedule/information.SuffolkPEDIATRIC SUPPORT GROUPSSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    PERSONAL COUNSELING SERVICES, NON-PSYCHIATRICProvides non-psychiatric, short term goal oriented counseling, free of charge,to persons with disabilities and/or close family and friends. Individuals with disabilities focus on strengths as they develop their own goals and plans for living as independently as possible in the community, and learn to take steps to achieve them. Family and friends can learn about disabilities, and address related concerns.SuffolkPERSONAL COUNSELING SERVICES, NON-PSYCHIATRICSUFFOLK INDEPENDENT LIVING ORGANIZATION (SILO)
    PULMONARY REHABILITATION PROGRAMOffers patients with chronic obstructive lung disease the opportunity to improve their lives through supervised exercise, education, behavior modification and emotional support. Offers a Stop Smoking program in conjunction with the American Lung Association. Call for more information.NassauPULMONARY REHABILITATION PROGRAMWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    QUEENS VILLAGE LIFE'S LINKS DAY HABILITATION SERVICESProvides support to individuals, 18 years of age and older with developmental disabilities transitioning from school, in developing skills for independent living and employment. Offers a variety of programs including community integration, travel training, working at volunteer job sites and computer and interviewing skills. Call for more information.NassauQUEENS VILLAGE LIFE'S LINKS DAY HABILITATION SERVICESLIFE'S WORC, INC.
    REACH TO RECOVERYProvides visitation and support for diagnosed breast cancer patients. One-to-one pre-surgery telephone support also available.SuffolkREACH TO RECOVERYAMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY-EASTERN DIVISION
    Recreation/Sport/Fitness ServicesA martial arts program for youth from age 5 and up. This includes an exercise program with calisthenics, isometrics endurance, self defense, diet, weight training, reading, computational skills and culture. The goal is to foster social interaction with peers, develop positive peer relationships and exhibit changed or improved attitudes and behaviors geared at developing physical training, improving stamina and cultural awareness.WestchesterDIABETES SELF-MANAGEMENT PROGRAMYONKERS COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM (CAP)
    Recreation/Sport/Fitness ServicesProvides fun events, group sports, creative arts, dance, music and field trips for children with developmental disabilities. Also offers home training to build on daily living and socialization skills, which includes support from a psychologist, nurses, nutritionists, speech therapists and communication specialists.WestchesterRAVERISING GROUND
    ROSE WALTON CARE SERVICES AT DAVID E. ROGERS MD CENTERProvides medical, mental health and massage therapy services to adults with HIV/AIDS. Also offers counseling, outpatient, nutrition, housing, legal and social support services. A satellite Center of Southampton Hospital.SuffolkROSE WALTON CARE SERVICES AT DAVID E. ROGERS MD CENTERSTONY BROOK SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL
    SAN SIMEON BY THE SOUND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATIONOperating as an outreach to the community this not-for-profit organization affiliated with Eastern Long Island Hospital offers long term care 24/7, short term rehabilitation care and Adult Day Care Health care by experienced professionals in a clean, well maintained environment. Case/care management is provided by its professional staff which includes nurses, therapists, social workers and dietitians. Services include physical, occupational, recreational and speech therapy along with counseling, advocacy and educational workshops.SuffolkSAN SIMEON BY THE SOUND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATIONSAN SIMEON BY THE SOUND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION
    SIBSPLACEA prevention and support program for children with sibling(s) or parent(s) with cancer or other devastating or chronic illnesses. Services include social interaction, mentoring, tutoring, arts and crafts development, youth-centered games and scheduled special events/field trips. Program provides siblings with emotional support, attention, and routine at a time when the families' resources are focused on the needs of the loved one(s).NassauSIBSPLACESOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL
    SMART WHEELSMobile medical and education center provides HIV testing and counseling, pregnancy testing and counseling, emergency contraception, and birth control pills with a deferred pelvic examination. Provides a wide range of information on vast topics of reproductive health. Call to request a visit to a group, agency, and/or school.SuffolkSMART WHEELSPLANNED PARENTHOOD HUDSON PECONIC, INC.
    SOCIAL WORK COUNSELINGAssists families adjusting to illness and home treatment, psycho-social counseling for long-range planning and decision-making, nursing home and adult home placement assistance, community resource planning and referrals.SuffolkSOCIAL WORK COUNSELINGVISITING NURSE SERVICE AND HOSPICE OF SUFFOLK, INC.
    SOCIAL WORK PROGRAMProvides patients with a social worker who helps with discharge planning, assistance and emotional support.SuffolkSOCIAL WORK PROGRAMGOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
    STONY BROOK SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL REGIONAL DIALYSIS CENTERProvides renal care for adult patients with end-stage renal disease including in-center hemodialysis, end-stage renal disease exercise counseling program, educational programs, and access to transplant programs. Offers vacation and seasonal scheduling.SuffolkSTONY BROOK SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL REGIONAL DIALYSIS CENTERSTONY BROOK SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL
    SUFFOLK REGION-LOOK GOOD...FEEL BETTEROffers tips on skin care, make-up application, wig/turban demonstrations, etc. for women experiencing changes in their appearance as a result of chemotherapy or radiation treatment side effects. Program offered at various hospitals. Call for location and schedule.SuffolkSUFFOLK REGION-LOOK GOOD...FEEL BETTERAMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY-EASTERN DIVISION
    SUPPORT FOR ORTHODOX JEWISH WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCEROffers support services for Orthodox Jewish women with breast cancer. Services may include counseling, reimbursement for some limited unreimbursed medical expenses and an annual retreat. Also provides meals, transportation assistance and emotional and peer support.SUPPORT FOR ORTHODOX JEWISH WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCERCHAI LIFELINE
    SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE WITH ORAL AND HEAD AND NECK CANCEROffers small group meetings, networking, one-to-one support, educational programs for patients and families, and gives referrals to additional resources. Publishes newsletter. Monthly meetings. Chapter development.NassauSUPPORT FOR PEOPLE WITH ORAL AND HEAD AND NECK CANCERSUPPORT FOR PEOPLE WITH ORAL AND HEAD AND NECK CANCER
    Support ServicesAdvocacy, emergency assistance, education and outreach for persons living with AIDS/HIV and their caregivers. Prevention and awareness programs. Support groups. Individual, couple and family counseling. Assistance with obtaining appropriate housing. Assistance in enrollment in AIDS Drug Assistance Program ADAP. Financial assistance in emergency situations. RocklandHEALTH SERVICES-AIDS/HIVHUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES (HVCS) ROCKLAND
    Support ServicesProvides individual counseling to children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders who would benefit from working with a skilled clinician in a one-to-one setting. The issues addressed depend on the needs of the client, and on the challenges of living with autism. Also offers parent discussions groups and counseling looking for support in raising a child with autism.UlsterINDIVIDUAL COUNSELINGCENTER FOR SPECTRUM SERVICES
    THE DIABETES EDUCATION SERIESProvides education and support to diabetics and their families who want to take control of their disease and incorporate time saving tips into their daily routine. Provides up-to-date information to all on aspects of diabetes self management, including diet, medication and exercise.SuffolkTHE DIABETES EDUCATION SERIESNORTH SHORE-LIJ HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL-DOLAN FAMILY HEALTH CENTER
    TRANSITIONS OF LONG ISLANDProvides comprehensive neuro-rehabilitation program for persons with acquired neurologic injuries including: traumatic brain injury, stroke, brain tumor, anoxia, encephalitis, mild head injury and brain diseases. Offers physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language therapy, cognitive rehabilitation, neuropsychology, social work, rehabilitation counseling, pre-vocational counseling, nursing, life-skills training, and case management. Operates in-patient and out-patient programs, patient/family support groups, and educational programs. Involves patients in active, mutually beneficial relationship with local community.NassauTRANSITIONS OF LONG ISLANDLONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
    VISUAL IMPAIRMENT SERVICE TEAMProvides coordination of services for legally blind veterans and their families. Duties include providing and/or arranging for the provision of appropriate treatment modalities to enhance a blinded veteran's functioning level. Other duties include identifying new cases of blindness, providing professional counseling, resolving problems, arranging annual healthcare reviews and conducting education programs relating to blindness.SuffolkVISUAL IMPAIRMENT SERVICE TEAMNORTHPORT VA MEDICAL CENTER
    WOMENHEART:THE NATIONAL COALITION FOR WOMEN WITH HEART DISEASEOffers emotional support network and education for women living with heart disease.SuffolkWOMENHEART: THE NATIONAL COALITION FOR WOMEN WITH HEART DISEASEWOMENHEART: THE NATIONAL COALITION FOR WOMEN WITH HEART DISEASE
    WORKSHOPSOffers to the general public, a three-hour educational program addressing various lifestyle issues (coping strategies, family relationships, nutrition) related to chronic illness. Held at libraries in Nassau, Suffolk and Queens. Check web site for topics, dates and locations.NassauWORKSHOPSLUPUS ALLIANCE OF AMERICA-LONG ISLAND/QUEENS AFFILIATE
    YOUNG ADULT SUPPORT GROUPProvides a support group for individuals age 18-40 years coping with cancer as well as therapeutic support and professional counseling. Call for an appointment. Referral required. Serves Nassau and Suffolk counties.NassauYOUNG ADULT SUPPORT GROUPMERCY MEDICAL CENTER

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