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Families and Individuals Needing Support

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  • YJ Families and Individuals Needing Support 2180

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    The parents, children, spouses, partners, siblings, friends or significant others of people who have specific disabilities, medical diagnoses, personal losses or other problems whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the individual or who are dealing with the crisis or the ongoing effects of the situation. Also included are people who, because of a multitude of factors, are at risk for experiencing problems that threaten their health, safety, personal development, economic security or other aspects of their well-being.

  • YJ-0500 At Risk Populations 665

    People who, because of their economic, environmental or family situation or a health problem or disability, are considered more likely than others to be affected by or become involved in self-destructive behavior, criminal activity, abuse, substance abuse, chronic unemployment, homelessness, unwanted pregnancy and other problems which threaten their health, safety and/or personal development.

  • YJ-0900 Bereaved/Grieving Individuals 98

    Individuals who have experienced a loss, such as the death of a loved one or pet, divorce or separation, estrangement from a family member or any other kind of significant loss whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected as a result.

  • YJ-0920 Breastfeeding Women 1

    Women who have needs and interests in common because they are nursing an infant or are pregnant and intend to breastfeed once they give birth.

  • YJ-1400 Children of Aging Parents 4

    Individuals who are faced with the prospect of having to plan for the ongoing care and supervision of elderly parents who are losing their ability to function independently, and whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been affected by the responsibility.

  • YJ-1550 Codependents 1

    People whose own self-concepts, ways of coping and ability to maintain functional relationships have been significantly influenced by being in relationships as children and as adults with individuals who are involved in addictive or other dysfunctional behavior.

  • YJ-2030 Ex-Offenders 21

    Individuals, also known as returning or returned citizens, who are no longer under required supervision by the criminal justice system.

  • YJ-2050 Families of Military Personnel/Veterans 29

    The parents, children or spouses of people who are on active duty with one of the branches of the armed forces, who have retired from the armed forces following a military career, or who have been honorably discharged as veterans of military service. Included are families of deceased veterans.

  • YJ-2070 Families/Friends of Abused Children 1

    The parents, siblings, friends or other relatives of children who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of violence and/or neglect whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by concern about the child and/or their own role in a family affected by child abuse. Child abuse includes emotional abuse, emotional deprivation, physical abuse and corporal punishment that results in a traumatic condition, physical neglect and/or inadequate supervision and/or sexual abuse or exploitation, any of which is perpetrated by the adults and/or family members responsible for their care.

  • YJ-2075 Families/Friends of Abused Women/Men 35

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have been involved in domestic violence or abuse, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about living in a violent and/or abusive environment.

  • YJ-2100 Families/Friends of Accident Victims 2

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have been seriously or fatally injured as the result of an unplanned and unforeseen event or condition, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by concern about the individual's injuries or their loss.

  • YJ-2200 Families/Friends of Adult Incest Survivors 1

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of adults who, as children, were subjected to sexual abuse or exploitation by a parent, guardian or family or extended family member, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by concern about the adult incest survivor and/or their own role in a family affected by incest.

  • YJ-2470 Families/Friends of Compulsive Gamblers 2

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who are unable to control their impulse to gamble, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by concern about the individual and the consequences of gambling on their own lives.

  • YJ-2475 Families/Friends of Compulsive Hoarders 27

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people with a compulsion to acquire possessions which clutter the living space, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by concern about the individual and his or her compulsions. When these behaviors are combined with severe self-neglect and hostility to the outside world, Diogenes syndrome (also known as senile squalor syndrome) may be the proper diagnosis.

  • YJ-4000 Families/Friends of Frail/Dependent Elderly 10

    The children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who are unable to care for themselves due to general frailty; illnesses, injuries or progressively debilitating conditions such as Alzheimer's disease or mental illness; or other incapacitating problems, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by interaction with and concern about the elderly individual.

  • YJ-4840 Families/Friends of Individuals With an Alcohol Use Disorder 8

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have an alcohol use disorder, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been negatively affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the individual.

  • YJ-4850 Families/Friends of Individuals With a Drug Use Disorder 2

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have a drug use disorder, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been negatively affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the individual.

  • YJ-5000 Families/Friends of Inmates/Ex-Offenders 1

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have been charged with a crime and are awaiting trial, who have been convicted of a crime and sentenced to confinement in a correctional facility, or who have served their sentence and been released from a correctional facility.

  • YJ-5065 Families/Friends of LGBTQ2+ Individuals 11

    The parents, children, heterosexual spouses or partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of individuals who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning.

  • YJ-5500 Families/Friends of Mentally Ill 8

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have clinically significant behavioral or psychological problems, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the mentally ill individual.

  • YJ-6500 Families/Friends of Murder Victims 2

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of victims of criminal homicide, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by the tragedy and the ongoing impact on their lives.

  • YJ-6750 Families/Friends of People With Disabilities 83

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the individual with a disability.

  • YJ-6830 Families/Friends of People With Health Conditions 314

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people with acute or chronic illnesses, injuries or other pathological conditions which affect the individual's physical well-being, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the individual. Health conditions may be temporary or permanent, may be present at birth or occur at any point in a person's lifetime, and can be of different levels of severity.

  • YJ-6900 Families/Friends of People With Sexual/Love Addictions 2

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who are having difficulty controlling their compulsive sexual behavior and/or emotional attachments, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the individual.

  • YJ-7000 Families/Friends of Sexual Assault/Abuse Survivors 17

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of survivors of rape or other forms of adult or child sexual abuse, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by the sexual assault.

  • YJ-8000 Families/Friends of Suicides 7

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have taken their own lives, whose patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by the event and the ongoing impact on their lives.

  • YJ-8600 Former Foster Children 1

    Youth who have aged out of the foster care system and who may need support to successfully transition to independent adulthood. Also included are adults who, as children, were raised in foster care and are having difficulty with personal, social or familial coping as a result.

  • YJ-8630 Individuals/Families Affected by Divorce 13

    Individuals who have divorced (or separated), are in the process of divorcing or have family members (parents, siblings or other relatives) who are divorcing, have divorced or have separated, and whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by the change.

  • YJ-8635 Individuals/Families Affected by Perinatal Loss 1

    Individuals (including parents, grandparents, surviving siblings, close friends and others) who have been impacted by pregnancy loss through miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn death (generally in the first month of life), and are attempting to cope with the grief and other emotions they are experiencing in the aftermath of the tragedy.

  • YJ-8750 People With Disabilities/Health Conditions 871

    Individuals who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, illnesses or injuries that affect their ability to engage in one or more major life activities. Disabilities and health conditions may be temporary or permanent, may be present at birth or occur at any point in a person's lifetime, and can be of different levels of severity.

  • YJ-8780 People With Inadequate Health Insurance 6

    Individuals who do not have adequate coverage to address their medical needs including prescription drugs, doctor visits, medical tests, surgery or other medical procedures or interventions for catastrophic medical conditions.

  • YJ-9000 Separated Families 1

    Families that are unable to live together due to the illness, imprisonment, military or job assignment of one or more of their members.

  • YJ-9100 Separated/Separating Persons 2

    Married individuals who are living apart or in the process of separating and are potentially contemplating divorce or permanent separation, whose patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by problems in their marital relationships.

  • YJ-9150 Socially Isolated Adults 3

    Adults who have a low level of contact and interaction with family, friends, neighbors, the broader community and other sources of social support. Social isolation may be due to a number of factors including age, loss of a spouse, living alone, death of family members or friends, retirement, disabilities, poor health, transportation issues, place of residence, low self-esteem or poverty.