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Eating Disorders

Growing Up Healthy Hotline

Resource Author/Owner/Service Provider

NYS Department of Health (DOH)

Description

The Department of Health operates the Growing Up Healthy Hotline, which provides information about health care, nutrition and other health and human services. The hotline provides information and referral 24 hours/day, seven days a week in English and Spanish and other languages.

Websites

Hotlines

  • 1-800-522-5006, Toll Free, 24 hours/day, seven days a week in English and Spanish and other languages
  • 1-800-655-1789, TTY, 24/7

Categories

AsthmaAutism Spectrum DisordersDevelopmental DisabilitiesDevelopmental Disability/Complex Health IssueDiabetesEarly ChildhoodEating DisordersGeneral Support for FamiliesHealth Care AccessHearing Impairment/DeafnessInformation and ReferralLearning DisabilitiesMedical ManagementMedical/Physical HealthMedication ManagementMental Health/Developmental DisabilityMental Health/Substance Abuse IssuesMotor/Physical DisabilitiesNeurological DisorderNutritional DisorderPreventionSeizure DisorderTreatment and Recovery

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NY Connects
1-800-342-9871

Suicide Crisis Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) Toll Free
1-800-799-4889 TTY

Child Abuse & Maltreatment Hotline
1-800-342-3720, Toll Free
1-800-638-5163, TTD/TTY
1-800-342-3720, NY Relay

Vulnerable Persons Central Register (VPCR) Hotline
1-855-373-2122 Toll Free
1-855-373-2123 TTD/TTY

National Eating Disorders Helpline
1-800-931-2237 Toll Free

Financial Assistance

Help given to a person or organization in the form of money, loans, reduced taxes, etc.

Legal/Civil Rights/Protective Services

Information regarding the discrimination against people with physical/mental disabilities, as well as information on protective services.

Training and Technical Assistance

Planning, development, delivery, and evaluation of activities designed to achieve specific learning objectives and help resolve problems.

Developed by the Council on Children and Families and Funded by the Developmental Disabilities Planning Council