Beneficial Resources for Others

Abuse & Neglect Resources

Child Help Foundation (both U.S. & Canada)

Resources for children who may be abused and neglected

Department of Children & Families (MA)

Information for how to file a report for suspected abuse and/or neglect

Elder Abuse (MA)

Information for how to file a report for suspected elder abuse

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Resource for those affected by domestic violence

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)

Anti-sexual violence organization

Chronic Illness(es), Chronic Pain, Rare Diseases, and More

Alzheimer’s Association

Resources to those affected by Alzheimers

Christopher Reeves Foundation

Organization dedicated to spinal cord injury research, resources, and much more.

The Mighty

A safe community for those who are affected by health conditions. This includes caregivers.

National Organization for Rare Diseases (NORD)

A database for those with rare diseases.

U.S. Pain Foundation

A non-profit focusing on assisting others with chronic pain.

Disabilities

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Providing education and resources to understand the laws and regulations for those with disabilities

Social Security Disability Insurance/ Social Security Income – SSI/SSDI

Programs that provide programs for those with disabilities

Mental Health/Addiction

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

Resources regarding suicide prevention

National Alliances for Mental Illnesses (NAMI)

Resource focusing on mental health conditions

National Suicide Hotline Number/Text

24/7 toll free number providing free and confidential support to those in distress

Psychology Today

Website to assist finding a therapist/psychiatrist/treatment centers/support groups

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association

Resource to help find treatment centers

State Assistance Programs

Benefits.gov

Resources to help individuals find low income assistance programs in all states