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Take Care New York Initiative
Take Care New York (TCNY) is sponsored by the NYC Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene to promote the health by concentrating on 10 core health issues that have the biggest impact on your health.
Since 1997, healthfinder® has been recognized as a key resource for finding the best government and nonprofit health and human services information on the Internet. healthfinder® links to carefully selected information and Web sites from over 1,700 health-related organizations.
LiveandWorkWell, a web site sponsored by UnitedHealthcare sister company Optum Behavioral Health, provides helpful information to members about Life Changes, Health & Wellness, Family & Relationships, Education & Learning, and much more.
(DOH) New York State Department of Health website: https://www.health.ny.gov/
(OMH) New York State Office of Mental Health: https://www.omh.ny.gov/
(OASAS) New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services: https://www.ny.gov/agencies/office-alcoholism-and-substance-abuse-services
(OCFS) New York State Office of Children and Family Services: https://ocfs.ny.gov/main/
(OPWDD) New York State Office of People with Developmental Disabilities: https://opwdd.ny.gov/
Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS): https://www.criminaljustice.ny.gov/ofpa/jj/jj-index.htm
The Child Mind Institute: https://childmind.org/report/2016-childrens-mental-health-report/mental-health-disorders-common
First Episode Psychosis (FEP) - On Track NY NYS state funded program for people experiencing first break psychosis website: https://ontrackny.org/
* First Episode Psychosis (FEP) On Track NY - Young Adults NYS state funded program for adolescents experiencing first break psychosis website: https://ontrackny.org/Young-Adults