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Advocate for Justice and Education, Inc. (AJE)

Address: 25 E Street, NW Washington, DC 20001

Phone: (202) 678-8062

Website: ww.aje-dc.com

Details: AJE’s mission is to educate parents, youth and the community about the laws governing public education, specifically for children with special needs. AJE works collaboratively with D.C. groups and agencies to provide…

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District of Columbia Parent Information Network (DCPIN)

Address: 1012 Pennsylvania Ave, SE Washington, DC 20003

Phone: (202) 678-8060

Fax: (202) 678-8062

Website: www.aje-dc.org

Details:  The goal of DCPIN is to connect children and youth between the ages of 0-21 with special health care needs to various systems of care through car coordination, parent to…

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Office on Returning Citizen Affairs

Address: 2100 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE, Suite 100 Washington, DC 20020

Phone: (202) 715-7670

Fax: (202) 715-7672

Email: www.orca@ dc.gov

Details: the Mayors Office on Returning Citizen Affairs assists District returning residents with employment and career development: housing support, health, mental health, substance abuse, education and…

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Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Heroin-Opioid Abuse

Locations: 2333 Ontario Road NW, Washington, DC

3912 Georgia Avenue NW Washington, DC

100 Gallatin Road NE Washington, DC

8706 Flower Avenue Silver Spring, MD

8908 Riggs Road Aadelphi, MD

Phone: (202) 483-8196

Website: www.maryscenter.org

Details: program to help reduce and then stop substance abuse. Services include suboxone, care…

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Sasha Bruce Youthwork

Address: 741 8th Street SE Washington, DC 20003

Phone: (202) 547-7777 (hotline) (202) 675-93401 (general information)

Details: provides youth with safe homes, life skills and workforce and educational opportunities

 

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District of Columbia Department on Disability Services

Address: 250 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20024

Phone: (202) 730 1700

Fax: (202) 730-1843

Details: Organization is committed to helping people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Protects individuals from harm, safeguarding their health and wellness, and certifying the performance of services. A team of professionals…

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Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive (H.I.P.S.)

Address:  1309 Rhode Island Avenue, NE , #2B, Washington, DC, 20018

Phone: (202) 232-8150

Hotline: 1-800-676-HIPS

Email: HIPS@HIPS.org

Website: http://hips.org/

Details: Provides comprehensive program for  sex workers, drug users and their communities.  Services include: education, advocacy, crisis response, treatment adherence, HIV/HCV testing, syringe access, hotline, LGBT hotline, support groups,…

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Catholic Charities

Address:  924 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

Office:  (202) 722-4300

Website:  www.catholiccharitiesdc.org

Details:  Provides a multitude of assistance programs for individuals across the DC Metropolitan area including:  food, medical and dental, employment readiness, adult education, emergency assistance, parenting support, shelter, housing and substance abuse.

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Community of Hope

Address:  2250 Champlain Street NW, Washington, DC 20009

Office: (202) 232-9022

Website:  http://www.communityofhopedc.org/

Details:  Provides healthcare, housing, supportive services and educational programs including: medical, dental, and behavioral health; temporary and supportive housing.

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STD Clinic at DC General

Address:  1900 Massachusetts Avenue SE, Bldg. 8, Washington, DC 20003

Office:  (202) 698-4050  (after hours, call 311)

Website:  http://doh.dc.gov/service/sexually-transmitted-disease-services

Details:  Provides testing, diagnosis, treatment, health education and free condoms.

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Walker Jones Clinic

Address:  40 Patterson Street NE, Washington, DC 20002

Office: (202) 354-1120

Fax: (202) 478-0608

Website:  http://www.unityhealthcare.org/HealthCenters/ServiceWalkerJones.html

Details: Provides medical and dental care regardless of ability to pay

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Upper Cardozo Health Center

Address:  3020 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20009

Office: (202) 745-4300

Website: http://www.unityhealthcare.org/HealthCenters/ServiceUpperCardozo.html

Details:  Provides medical , dental and some social services regardless of ability to pay.

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Howard University Hospital C.A.R.E.S. Program

Address:  2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060

Office:  (202) 806-4564

Fax: (202) 865-4850

Website:  http://www.howard.edu/huhcares/

Details:  Provides medical and HIV related services to the community including:  primary care; specialty care; dental health; case management; mental health; nutritional counseling; treatment adherence counseling; HIV testing and counseling.

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Prevention of Blindness Society Eyeglass Clinic

Address:  2216 Rhode Island Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20018

Office: (202) 269-0203

Website: http://www.youreyes.org/services/eyeglasses-needy/eyeglasses-clinic

Details:  Provides new eyeglasses to low-income and homeless persons in metropolitan Washington, DC area who need eyeglasses but cannot afford to pay for them.  The clinic provides the new eyeglasses at a…

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Bread for the City

Address:  1525 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

Office: (202) 265-2400

Alternate location: 1640 Good Hope Road SE 20020

Alternate Phone: (202) 561-8587

Website: http://www.breadforthecity.org/

Details:  Provides comprehensive services, including food, clothing, medical care, and legal and social services.

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Capital Breast Care Center

Address:  650 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Suite 230, Washington, DC 20003

Office: (202) 784-2700

Website: http://www.capitalbreastcare.org/

Details:  Provides breast cancer education; clinical services, including clinical breast exams and mammograms, and patient navigation services for women who need additional diagnostic tests or treatment for breast cancer. Transportation assistance available.

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Health Services for Children (HSC)

Address: 1025 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036

Office: (202) 467-2737

Website: http://www.hscsn-net.org/node/1

Details: Provides children and young adults with special needs with managed care through a network that coordinates health, social, and education services including: individualized care management; 24-hour care coordination; outreach services; respite care; medically necessary…

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Mary’s Center for Maternal and Child Care

Address:  3912 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20011

Office: (202) 483-8196

Website:  http://www.maryscenter.org/

Details:  Family health/dental care, Social Services, HIV Testing, Mental Health, Home Visits, Nutrition Programs, Mama Baby Bus, Adolescent Health, Health Access Programs, Fatherhood support, Teen after-school program, Senior program, Family literacy, Child…

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Andromeda Transcultural Health

Address:  1400 Decatur Street NW, Washington, DC 20011

Office:  (202) 291-4707

Website:  http://www.andromedatransculturalhealth.org/

Details:  Provides medical and mental health services for low-income and/or immigrant population.  Counseling (individual, family and group), psychiatry, medication management, child psychiatry,  free HIV testing,  Project Orion medical mobile outreach, evaluation for…

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