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A comprehensive site with AIDS (SIDA) and HIV (VIH) information for Latino/Hispanic health.

PRIMARY CARE LINKS

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. 

AFFILIATE AGENCY LINKS

SUBSTANCE ABUSE LINKS

Housing, supportive services, and advocacy for homeless and formerly homeless people living with AIDS and HIV.

The organization's purpose is to find emergency housing for people with AIDS who are being evicted or discharged from hospitals without anywhere to go.

A linked collection of pages from HIV/AIDS community based organizations in New York City.

Harlem Hospital, with 400 beds, is the largest health facility in Harlem capable of treating the most seriously ill.

Narcotics Anonymous is an international, community-based association of recovering drug addicts. Membership is open to any drug addict, regardless of the particular drug or combination of drugs used. There are no social, religious, economic, racial, ethnic, national, gender, or class-status membership restrictions. Narcotics Anonymous membership is completely voluntary; no membership rolls or attendance records are kept, either for NA or anyone else 

NAMA is an organization composed of methadone maintenance patients and supporters of quality methadone maintenance treatment.

A resource for education and training in the field of alcohol and substance abuse treatment. 

The national voice on AIDS, representing all Americans affected by HIV/AIDS and 2400 community-based organizations that serve them. It is the largest lobbying and advocacy group devoted to HIV/AIDS in the country. It is the center for AIDS policy development in Washington.

A great site to find the latest federal research on HIV/AIDS. 

HIV guidelines, quality of care materials and software, best practices and educational tools for the ambulatory and clinical care of HIV-infected patients. Includes news releases, publications, a mailing list, events and contact details.

OTHER COMMUNITY LINKS

Urban Upbound is a non-profit organization dedicated to expanding prosperity in public housing neighborhoods, so residents and their families have opportunities for economic mobility and self-sufficiency. Urban Upbound achieves these objectives through four integrated, comprehensive, and long-term programs which serve over 4,500 individuals per year and are anchored by the Urban Upbound Federal Credit Union: employment services, financial empowerment services (including one-on-one financial education and counseling, comprehensive public benefits access and tenant advocacy), college access and youth development, and community economic revitalization.

 The Quit Smoking Blog, they have a really helpful 30 Day Quit Guide
http://bestelectroniccigaretteblog.com/30-day-quit-smoking-guide/
 

Serving the general public and the service provider community with news and information about alcoholism, substance abuse, and addiction services in New York State.

HIV/AIDS LINKS

Founded over a century ago in the belief that every NYC family deserves quality health care regardless of creed, color or nationality, The Floating Hospital continues its legacy today by also ensuring that no homeless woman or child is ever denied needed treatment because of an inability to pay.

An organization dedicated to providing the HIV-infected and affected individuals of Brooklyn with culturally sensitive HIV/AIDS prevention education, comprehensive social services and extensive community advocacy.

SAMHSA is the Federal agency charged with improving the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death, disability, and cost to society resulting from substance abuse and mental illnesses.

A site devoted to promoting self-empowerment and enhanced quality of life for HIV-affected individuals through advocacy, education, peer support, and treatment activism.

A surgeon general website containing the latest drugs and counseling techniques for treating tobacco use and dependence. 

A site detailing HIV/AIDS prevention programs and research statistics in New York State.

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