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AIDS/HIV


Access Nebraska

Select self-screening to see what programs you may want to consider applying for. Select the programs you want to apply for and submit the application online with an electonic signature.


Assistive Technology for All

AT4ALL is a free service from the Assistive Technology Partnership. AT4ALL has a variety of equipment available for all of your needs. Equipment available includes computers wheelchairs scooters walkers personal care items items for vision and hearing impairments hospital beds and adapted vehicles. At AT4ALL you can find equipment for loan for sale or for giveaway. You can also find equipment from local lending program to try out before you buy it.


The Body

An award-winning AIDS and HIV information resource. This site covers AIDs basics and prevention treatment quality of life and more. Their 35000-document library is updated daily.


CHIRS Consumer Health Information Resource Service

Need information to guide decisions about your health or the health of a family member or friend The McGoogan Library of Medicine provides such information to Nebraska residents free of charge through their Consumer Health Information Resource Service CHIRS. A Health Sciences Librarian will research your condition and provide a tailored package of information that may include Journal Articles Book Chapters Pamphlets and Web Resources. CHIRS information is provided for informational purposes only. Consult with your health care provider for specific medical questions. To request health information contact CHIRS or email them at askusunmc.edu or contact your local public library.


Health Central

The HealthCentral Network Inc. has a collection of owned and operated Web sites and multimedia affiliate properties providing timely in-depth trusted medical information personalized tools and resources and connections to a vast community of leading experts and patients for people seeking to manage and improve their health.


Housing.ne.gov

The Assistive Technology Partnership hosts this housing listing and locator service that will provide easy access to information about housing opportunities throughout Nebraska. The service allows Nebraskans to locate available housing that best fits their needs either through the web site or 1-888-806-6287. Individuals will be able to easily search for housing using a wide variety of search criteria access other helpful websites as well as tools for renters including an affordability calculator a rental checklist and renter rights and responsibilities information - also provides information on supportive services throughout the State especially those services linked to housing needs.


National Center for HIVAIDS Viral Hepatitis STD and TB Prevention

AIDS Hepatitis STD Prevention


The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information NCADI

The information service of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration of the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services. Information is also available in Spanish and by TDD.


National Pediatric and Family HIV Resource Center

Pediatric HIV Resources


Nebraska AIDS Project

Nebraska AIDS Project is a nonprofit AIDS education and support services agency with offices in Omaha Lincoln Kearney Scottsbluff and Norfolk. They offer case management wellness programs financial assistance support health referrals and free anonymous HIV testing.


The University of Pennsylvania Health System

The University of Pennsylvania Health System provides excellent information on managing chronic conditions. Check these sites Penn State Diabetes Center uses excellent graphics to provide information about choosing a health-care provider diagnosis treatment and management diet exercise and medication. Penn Lung Center provides health information on asthma emphysema sleep disorders and smoking cessation.

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