Advocacy - Seniors

2519 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20008-1520

25 Miles—Get Directions

(202) 783-2242

Website

 http://www.leadingage.org

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Advocacy for Disabilities

National Headquarters

1825 K St NW, Ste 1200, Washington, DC, 20006-1266

26 Miles—Get Directions

(202) 783-2229

Website

 http://c-c-d.org

Description: Collection of resources, such as webinars, fact sheets, and links to other online resources from a national coalition of organizations working on federal disability policy and law

Description: Collection of resources, such as webinars, fact sheets, and links to other online resources from a national coalition of organizations working on federal disability policy and law

Resources and Support

PO Box 65323, Washington, DC, 20035-5323

26 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 373-7888

Website

 https://humantraffickinghotline.org/about-nhtrc/what-we-do

Description: Resources, information and advocacy to stop human slavery and trafficking

Description: Resources, information and advocacy to stop human slavery and trafficking

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Office of Health and Constituent Affairs

Office of Health and Constituent Affairs

10903 New Hampshire Ave, Bldg 32, Rm 5367, Silver Spring, MD, 20993-0002

27 Miles—Get Directions

(301) 796-8460

Website

 http://www.fda.gov/aboutfda/centersoffices/oc/officeofexternalaffairs/ucm343095.htm

Description: Provides information for patients, and supports programs specifically designed to help ensure that patients' voices are reflected in the regulatory decision making process.

Description: Provides information for patients, and supports programs specifically designed to help ensure that patients' voices are reflected in the regulatory decision making process.

Other Services: 7 Services offered by this provider

National Organization of Disability Protection and Advocacy

820 1st St NE, Ste 740, Washington, DC, 20002-8051

28 Miles—Get Directions

(202) 408-9514

Website

 http://www.ndrn.org/en/about/paacap-network.html

Description: An organization of agencies that protects the legal rights of people with disabilities

Description: An organization of agencies that protects the legal rights of people with disabilities

Alzheimer's Advocacy and Policy

322 8th Ave, Fl 7, New York, NY, 10001-8001

219 Miles—Get Directions

(866) 232-8484

Website

 https://alzfdn.org

Description: Offers legislative advocacy, community initiatives, and public education on Alzheimer's disease.

Description: Offers legislative advocacy, community initiatives, and public education on Alzheimer's disease.

Other Services: 5 Services offered by this provider

Human Rights Action

5 Penn Plz, Fl 16, New York, NY, 10001-1823

220 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 266-3789

Website

 https://www.amnestyusa.org/about-us

Description: International and local human rights organization focusing on basic needs, and freedom to participate in politics

Description: International and local human rights organization focusing on basic needs, and freedom to participate in politics

Housing Program Information & Resources

31 Saint James Ave, Ste 950, Boston, MA, 02116-4109

406 Miles—Get Directions

(617) 266-5657

Website

 http://www.tacinc.org/knowledge-resources

Description: Online guides and information explaining housing programs and policies, and the needs of vulnerable people with disabilities including people who experience homelessness or are at risk of homelessness.

Description: Online guides and information explaining housing programs and policies, and the needs of vulnerable people with disabilities including people who experience homelessness or are at risk of homelessness.

Advocacy and Information Referral for Disabilities

Waseca Office

505 State St S, Ste 6, Waseca, MN, 56093-3032

896 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 676-6498

Website

 http://smilescil.org/services/advocacy

Description: Individual and group advocacy by and for people with disabilities to solve problems related to their legal, civil and human rights

Description: Individual and group advocacy by and for people with disabilities to solve problems related to their legal, civil and human rights

Other Services: 58 Services offered by this provider

Advocacy for Disabilities

530 Robert St N, St. Paul, MN, 55101-2210

897 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 603-2018

Website

 http://www.mcil-mn.org

Description: Centers for Independent Living teach skills, share opportunities and advocate together with people with disabilities for community inclusion, disability supports and services.

Description: Centers for Independent Living teach skills, share opportunities and advocate together with people with disabilities for community inclusion, disability supports and services.

Other Services: 17 Services offered by this provider

Partners in Policymaking

658 Cedar St, 370 Centennial Office Bldg, St. Paul, MN, 55155-1604

898 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 296-4018

Website

 http://mn.gov/mnddc/pipm

Description: Partners in Policymaking© is a leadership training program designed for self advocates and parents with young children with developmental disabilities.

Description: Partners in Policymaking© is a leadership training program designed for self advocates and parents with young children with developmental disabilities.

Other Services: 9 Services offered by this provider

Community Initiatives

60 Plato Blvd E, Ste 130, St. Paul, MN, 55107-1828

900 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 646-6177

Website

 http://www.mcbw.org

Description: Coordinates a statewide planning process for member programs

Description: Coordinates a statewide planning process for member programs

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Advocates for Family Services

1450 Energy Park Dr, Ste 106, St. Paul, MN, 55108-5227

901 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 234-4939

Website

 http://mn.gov/ombudfam/How_we_can_help.html

Description: Ensures that children and their families are guaranteed fair treatment by all agencies that provide child welfare services.

Description: Ensures that children and their families are guaranteed fair treatment by all agencies that provide child welfare services.

Family Advocacy

Call for location

(651) 772-1723

Website

 http://casadeesperanza.org/en/what-we-do/provide-safety-support

Description: Bilingual support for Latinas and their children --living in the community-- who have experienced domestic violence.

Description: Bilingual support for Latinas and their children --living in the community-- who have experienced domestic violence.

Other Services: 4 Services offered by this provider

Minnesota State Rehabilitation Council for the Blind

Minnesota State Services for the Blind (MNSSB) - Headquarters

2200 University Ave W, Ste 240, St. Paul, MN, 55114-1839

902 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 642-0885

Website

 http://mn.gov/deed/job-seekers/blind-visual-impaired/council

Description: Committees that give advice and recommendations to State Services for the Blind (SSB) about its products and services

Description: Committees that give advice and recommendations to State Services for the Blind (SSB) about its products and services

Other Services: 86 Services offered by this provider

Issues Advocacy

2233 University Ave W, Ste 200, St. Paul, MN, 55114-1629

902 Miles—Get Directions

(651) 493-6634

Website

 https://mentalhealthmn.org/work/public-policy

Description: Public policy advocacy

Description: Public policy advocacy

Other Services: 5 Services offered by this provider

Disability Rights Information and Systems Advocacy

430 1st Ave N, Ste 300, Minneapolis, MN, 55401-1742

906 Miles—Get Directions

(612) 334-5970

Website

 http://mylegalaid.org/about/our-work/disability-law

Description: Information and advocacy for the implementation of disability rights protections in Minnesota

Description: Information and advocacy for the implementation of disability rights protections in Minnesota

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Meetings to Promote Accessibility

411 W 1st St, Rm 303, Duluth, MN, 55802-1104

910 Miles—Get Directions

(218) 730-5291

Website

 http://www.duluthmn.gov/boards-commissions/commission-on-disabilities

Description: Promotes accessibility for people with disabilities in Duluth

Description: Promotes accessibility for people with disabilities in Duluth

Advocacy - Immigration

7710 Brooklyn Blvd, Ste 206B, Brooklyn Center, MN, 55443

911 Miles—Get Directions

(763) 208-6635

Website

 http://www.aisfotl.org

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Advocacy and Information Referral for Disabilities

SMILES Mankato Office

709 S Front St, Ste 7, Mankato, MN, 56001-3887

922 Miles—Get Directions

(507) 345-7139

Website

 http://smilescil.org/services/advocacy

Description: Individual and group advocacy by and for people with disabilities to solve problems related to their legal, civil and human rights

Description: Individual and group advocacy by and for people with disabilities to solve problems related to their legal, civil and human rights

Other Services: 58 Services offered by this provider