Organizations and resources for those in need of advocacy and case management services.
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New York
P: 888-744-7900 | W: www.catholiccharitiesny.org
Hours of operation: 9:00am-5:00pm
Catholic Charities provides information and referrals, and will help advocate for the services required by a family. Catholic Charities crisis experts help individuals and families plan long-term solutions to immediate problems through counseling and financial assistance. They also provide services for eviction prevention, utility assistance, crisis intervention, sustainability, rental assistance, and food pantries. There are no eligibility or insurance requirements needed to apply. To sign up call the phone number above. Located at 1011 First Avenue, between 55th & 56th streets, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10022.
Patient & Advocate Foundation
P: 800-532-5274 (Dial 3 for Case Management) | W: www.patientadvocate.org
Hours of operation: Monday-Thursday 8:00am-8:00pm, Friday 8:30am-7:00pm
Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) is a national non-profit organization which provides professional case management services to Americans with chronic, life threatening and debilitating illnesses. PAF case managers serve as active liaisons between the patient and their insurer, employer and/or creditors to resolve insurance, job retention and/or debt crisis matters as they relate to their diagnosis. Eligible only for individuals with long term illnesses. Services are offered in both English and Spanish. To sign up call the phone number above.