Aging Services - Program
Jewish Family Service of Rochester
441 East Avenue
Provides case management, assistance with Social Security and SSI applications, caregiver support, housing transition assistance and culturally sensitive home health care through the Passport Senior Services program. Offers a volunteer phone call program for the homebound elderly. Provides a national information and referral service for family members seeking to arrange care for elderly relatives living elsewhere through the Elder Support Network.
Family Services Division - Stability, Education and Employment Services - Program
Ibero-American Action League, Inc.
777 Clifford Avenue
Provides case management, advocacy and referrals to other agencies for services for short-term basic needs. Offers assistance with filling out applications for the following: Housing, public assistance, social security, unemployment benefits. Verbal translations of non-legal documents Provides education and employment assistance: Resume and job search ESOL and High School Equivalency (HSE) classes Linkage to the Health Professional Opportunity Grant (HPOG) program Does NOT provide financial …
Veterans Services - Program
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc.
459 South Avenue
Provides benefit counseling services to all veterans and their families that includes: Applying for disability compensation. Establishing education benefits. Offers an employment resource center that aims to help veterans stabilize and re-enter the workforce assistance includes: Career counseling. Skills assessments. Specialized vocational workshops. Resume assistance. Job networking. Job readiness, life skills and occupational services. Computer literacy training. Assists veterans and …
RESTORE Sexual Assault Services - Program
Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York
114 University Avenue
Provides support to victims of sexual assault and their loved ones. Offers 24/7 hotlines service with trained counselors and advocates. Offers Short-term counseling, accompaniment, and advocacy. Provides training workshops for both students and professionals. Affiliation with SAFE Center/Sexual Assault Forensic Exam Center at Strong Memorial Hospital
Domestic Violence Program - Program
Chances and Changes, Inc.
Offers crisis counseling for all victims of domestic violence. Hotlines for victims, concerned family, friends and the general community in domestic violence situations or know someone who is. Rape crisis services. Offers a shelter for battered women and their children. No maximum number of children that may be brought into the shelter. If number exceeds beds available, other arrangements will be made. Sanctions may be applicable through DSS. Collect calls accepted. Provides advocacy for …
Legal Services - Program
Empire Justice Center
One W Main Street, Suite 200
Telesca Center for Justice
Offers free civil legal services to low-income residents: Education Law Employment discrimination Foreclosure prevention Health care access Health care insurance Medicaid (for clients outside of the LawNY coverage area) Social Security Law & SSI/SSD Wage theft LGBT Civil Rights/Discrimination Disability Law/ADA Enforcement
Disability Information and Support Services - Program
Regional Center for Independent Living
497 State Street
Provides peer advocacy for people with disabilities. Offers an employment program to help people with disabilities increase their employability. Offers benefits advisement by providing information and advocacy while navigating government health and human service systems. Offers healthcare advocacy by providing information and assistance with regard to Medicaid, Medicare, Medicaid Managed Care, and private health insurance plans. Works in conjunction with NY Connects in Monroe, Ontario, Yates, …