Purchases new prescription eyeglasses for eligible low-income people through a voucher program. This site explains the program and how to apply, and identifies national programs that provide free eye exams.
Provides supportive services for entertainment professionals and their families who are coping with a short- or long-term illness or disability. Social workers help develop personalized plans, and information and advocacy is available to help negotiate medical bills, coordinate public or private benefits, arrange for home care, and facilitate referrals to community resources.
Provides information for employees, employers, insurers and medical providers about workmans' compensation benefits and work-related injuries and illnesses.
Provides information about federal, state, local and private programs that help pay for prescription drugs, utility bills, meals, health, and a variety of other basic needs.
Provides information on public benefits by state. It is also has an online screening questionnaire that determines the benefits for which the user may be eligible.
A federally funded program that provides medical and prescription coverage for seniors and the disabled.
A federal agency that administers benefits to retired and disabled individuals.
Rights and Advocacy
Assists people who are enrolled in or eligible for Medicare with Medicare rights issues, including accessing benefits on a limited income, benefits counseling, federal Medicare reform advocacy and more.