Health Awareness

AIDS:

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Cascades AIDS Project:

"Cascade AIDS Project helps people put their lives back together by securing housing, finding essential medical care, and dealing with the countless issues that make the difference between giving up or getting up and going on. With HIV and AIDS, the huge emotional and financial burden to all affected by it can be staggering."

“Our Story.” Cascade AIDS Project, www.capnw.org/our-story.

Desert AIDS Project

"Desert AIDS Project continues our mission to advocate for healthcare for all citizens, especially those facing HIV and AIDS."

“Support Our Mission.” Desert AIDS Project, www.desertaidsproject.org/support-our-mission/.

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AIDS United

"AIDS United envisions a time when all people, governments, and organizations commit to ending the epidemic and strengthening the health, well-being, and human rights of everyone impacted by HIV. "

DC WEb Designers (410)740-9181, www.dcwebdesigners.com. “About AIDS United.” AIDS United, www.aidsunited.org/About.aspx.

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The Damien Center

"Founded in 1987, Damien Center is Indiana's oldest and largest AIDS service organization (ASO) and serves more than 4,000 individuals affected and infected by HIV/AIDS through a comprehensive, innovative approach to HIV care and prevention."

“About Us: Damien Center.” Damien Center: Leaders in HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care, www.damien.org/about-us.

Alzheimer's:

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

"The mission of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is to provide support, services and education to individuals, families and caregivers affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias nationwide, and fund research for better treatment and a cure."

“Mission & History.” Alzheimer's Foundation of America, alzfdn.org/about-us/mission-history/.

Cure Alzheimer's Fund

"The vision for Cure Alzheimer’s Fund was set by our founders. Frustrated with the slow pace of research about the disease, they applied their experience in venture capital and corporate startups to build an organization specifically designed to accelerate research, make bold bets, and eradicate the disease. The organization’s unwavering focus on finding a cure is made possible by our Board of Directors, which finances all of our overhead expenses so that 100% of all donations go to research."

Cure Alzheimer's Fund, 1 June 2020, curealz.org/.

Mayo Clinic

"Investigators in the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Mayo Clinic are making significant strides in understanding more about the causes of Alzheimer's disease and in finding better treatment options."

I“Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - Support Alzheimer's Disease Research.” Mayo Clinic, 12 Apr. 2016, www.mayo.edu/research/centers-programs/alzheimers-disease-research-center/contact/support-alzheimers-disease-research.

Autism:

The Autism Research Institute

"The Autism Research Institute works to support the health and well-being of people affected by autism through innovative, impactful research and education."

"About Us.” Autism Research Institute, 2 June 2020, www.autism.org/about-us/.

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Organization for Autism Research

"We strive to use science to address the social, educational, and treatment concerns of self-advocates, parents, autism professionals, and caregivers. The mission of “applying” research to answer questions of daily concern to those living with autism defines our goals and program objectives and shapes our budget."

Mission & History. (n.d.). Retrieved August 05, 2020, from https://researchautism.org/who-we-are/mission-history/

The Autism Community in Action

"TACA provides education, support and hope to families living with autism."

"Who We Are.” The Autism Community in Action (TACA), 9 July 2020, tacanow.org/who-we-are/.

Cancer:

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Breast Cancer Research Foundation

"The mission of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation is to prevent and cure breast cancer by advancing the world's most promising research."

"BCRF invests more in breast cancer research—including metastatic research—than any other nonprofit in the country to speed the advances the world so urgently needs. When you contribute to BCRF, you are funding critical research hours. And more time for research means longer, healthier lives with the ones we love."

"BCRF.” Breast Cancer Research Foundation, www.bcrf.org/.

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Leukemia and lymphoma society

"LLS is at the forefront of the fight to cure cancer. Compared to other blood cancer nonprofits, LLS is the largest funder of cutting-edge research to advance cures. We have invested nearly $1.3 billion in research. We are leaders in advancing breakthroughs in immunotherapy, genomics and personalized medicine. This research saves lives. These revolutionary new treatments originally discovered through blood cancer research are now being tested in clinical trials for other cancers."

Dangelor. “Mission.” Our Mission | Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 29 Mar. 2018, www.lls.org/who-we-are/mission.

Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation

"The Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation is one of the nation’s leading breast cancer research and education charities. It was founded in 1985 in memory of Lynn Sage, a Chicago-area woman who endured a six-year struggle with breast cancer before she died at the age of 39. Our mission is to support the understanding, research and treatment of breast cancer in partnership with Chicago’s Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University."

Administrator. “About.” Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation, Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation, 3 Feb. 2020, lynnsage.org/about/.

Down Syndrome:

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Down Home Ranch

"Empowering the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities through social, educational, residential and vocational opportunities."

"Our Mission.” Down Home Ranch, www.downhomeranch.org/who-we-are/our-mission/.

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National DownSyndrome Society 

"The National Down Syndrome Society is the leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome."

"Enhancing Opportunities for People with Down Syndrome.” NDSS, www.ndss.org/our-story/mission/.

Mental Health Awareness:

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

"A gift to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention helps fund our mission to save lives and give hope to those affected by suicide."

"Give a Gift.” American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 8 July 2020, afsp.org/give-a-gift.

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" Coronavirus Anxiety - Helpful Expert Tips and Resources.” Home | Anxiety and Depression Association of America, ADAA, adaa.org/.

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Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

"The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is committed to alleviating the suffering caused by mental illness by awarding grants that will lead to advances and breakthroughs in scientific research."

"About Us.” Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, 5 Sept. 2019, www.bbrfoundation.org/about.

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Helpguide.org 

"HelpGuide is a nonprofit mental health and wellness website. Our mission is to provide empowering, evidence-based information that you can use to help yourself and your loved ones."

Melinda. “ABOUT US.” ABOUT US - HelpGuide.org, www.helpguide.org/about-us.htm

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Mental Health America 

"MHA is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting the overall mental health of all."

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"About Us.” Mental Health America, www.mhanational.org/about.

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The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

"The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We're committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness."

“Home.” Lifeline, suicidepreventionlifeline.org/.

The Jed Foundation

"JED is a nonprofit that protects emotional health and prevents suicide for our nation’s teens and young adults. We’re partnering with high schools and colleges to strengthen their mental health, substance misuse, and suicide prevention programs and systems. We’re equipping teens and young adults with the skills and knowledge to help themselves and each other. We’re encouraging community awareness, understanding and action for young adult mental health."

"Who We Are.” The Jed Foundation (JED), 15 Jan. 2020, www.jedfoundation.org/who-we-are/.

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To Write Love on Her Arms

"To Write Love on Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire, and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery."

"To Write Love On Her Arms.” TWLOHA, twloha.com/.

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Voices of Education

"SAVE was one of the nation’s first organizations dedicated to the prevention of suicide. Our work is based on the foundation and belief that suicide is preventable and everyone has a role to play in preventing suicide. Through raising public awareness, educating communities, and equipping every person with the right tools, we know we can SAVE lives."

“About Us: A Suicide Prevention Nonprofit.” SAVE, 1 Jan. 1989, save.org/who-we-are/.

Schizophrenia:

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National Alliance on Mental Alliance

"NAMI started as a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table in 1979 has blossomed into the nation's leading voice on mental health. Today, we are an association of more than 500 local affiliates who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need."

"About NAMI.” NAMI, www.nami.org/About-NAMI.

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SARDAA

"Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America improve lives affected by schizophrenia-related brain illnesses (mental illnesses involving psychosis). SARDAA promotes hope and recovery through support programs, education, collaboration, and advocacy. Our vision is that every person living with a schizophrenia-related brain disorder receives respect, appropriate treatment, and an opportunity to live a meaningful and satisfying life in a compassionate community free of discrimination.".

"About SARDAA.” Sardaa, sardaa.org/about-sardaa/.