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Taxonomy Code: TJ

Programs that provide for the collection, classification, storage, retrieval and dissemination of recorded knowledge for the community. Included are electronic information resources, information and referral programs, information lines, library services, media services, public awareness/education campaigns, research data and rumor control activities.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
9 TO 5 Job Survival HelplineProvides information and advice on issues such as workplace discrimination, job safety, pregnancy policies, sexual harassment, computer monitoring, legal referals, FLMA, etc.Dauphin9to5 Wisconsin9 TO 5, National Association of Working Women
American Stroke AssociationStroke education and preventionDauphinAmerican Stroke AssociationAmerican Stroke Association
CONTACT Helpline - PA211 SouthCentralHealth and human service Information and referral to thousands of services, agencies, support groups and hotlines. Provider of the PA211 easy to remember telephone number for information and referral services.DauphinCONTACT HelplineCONTACT Helpline
Funeral Consumer Alliance of Southcentral PAInformation on funeral arrangements, including choices and things to consider, how to obtain funeral services, listing of out-of-state memorial societies and a newsletter about legal updates regarding funeral practices. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE IS NOT AVAILABLE.DauphinFuneral Consumers Alliance of Southcentral PAFuneral Consumers Alliance of Southcentral PA
HIV Health InfolineSince 1985, the HIV Health Infoline has provided HIV treatment and care information, free of charge, to people living with HIV, their providers and support networks. Staffed by highly trainied volunteers, the Infoline has the personal experiences and outside connections to answer questions about living healthfully with HIV.Dauphin## Project InformProject Inform
Information and Referral and ConsultationProvides callers with information and contacts on any national, model one-of-a-kind, or online self-help groups that deal with their particular concerns. Information is available on other self-help clearinghouses worldwide. Provides a one page handout on how to start a mutual help group. Maintains the "Self-Help Group Sourcebook" online, a guide to starting and finding support groups.DauphinAmerican Self-Help Clearing HouseAmerican Self-Help Clearinghouse
Learning Disabilities Association of PAAdvocacy, info and referralDauphinLearning Disabilities Association of PALearnign Disabilities Association of PA
Military.comWe started in 1999 to revolutionize the way the 30 million Americans with military affinity stay connected and informed. Today, we're the largest military and veteran membership organization — 10 million members strong.'s free membership connects servicemembers, military families and veterans to all the benefits of service — government benefits, scholarships, discounts, lifelong friends, mentors, great stories of military life or missions, and much more. We believe that the benefits earned in the service should be easier to access and written in plain English. We're passionate about helping members make the most of military experience throughout life.'s members are sharing stories, insider tips, news from the front lines, and unique slices of military life including the tough stuff of war. Key Products include:
  • Community Connections:
    • Buddy Finder,
    • Unit Homepages & Reunions,
    • Discussion,
    • Network Social Media.
  • Military News & Benefits Updates:
    • Military Headlines,
    • Benefits Directory & Benefits Updates,
    • Finance Tips & VA Loan Center.
  • Career & Education Services that Give Members an Edge:
    • Insider’s Guide to Joining the Military,
    • Veteran Career Network / Military Alumni Network,
    • Veteran Job Board,
    • Resume Builder & Resume Upload,
    • Scholarship Search,
    • Military-Friendly School Finder,
    • GI Bill & TA Guide.
  • Good Deals:
    • Military & Veteran Discounts,
    • Gear & Surplus,
    • Free Classifieds.
  • Fun & Cool Stuff:
    • Shock & Awe & Photos,
    • DefenseTech & OpFor and other Military Blogs,
    • Equipment Guides,
    • Military Trivia Challenge & History., the online presence of Military Advantage, is committed to the mission of connecting the military community to all the advantages earned in service to America. Military Advantage's advisory board includes two former members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, as well as other academic and business leaders. Military Advantage is a division of Monster Worldwide.
National Jewish Health - Lung LinePhone information by trained nurses about respiratory and immune system disorders. Referrals are given for respiratory specialists. Free literature is distributed.DauphinNational Jewish Health - Lung LineNational Jewish Health - Lung Line
Special Education ConsultLineToll free helpline which provides information for families and advocates of children with disabilities about school related concerns, special education regulations, procedural safeguards, and general disability questions.DauphinOffice for Dispute ResolutionOffice for Dispute Resolution

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