ElderCARE’s free transportation, grocery shopping, friendly visits, and information & referral services enable seniors to age in place in their homes, increase access to health care, and improve health outcomes for those with chronic conditions and disabilities, addressing a major barrier to accessing medical care: lack of transportation.
The goal of the Medical Advocacy Program is to increase appropriate identification, assessment, and referral of victims of domestic violence who come to Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH). The Crisis Center brings its expertise in providing crisis intervention and social services,as well as training professionals in serving our clients.
ICIRR seeks funding from VNA Foundation to increase access to care through a newly established Cook County Direct Access Program, improve health literacy, and address behavioral and social determinants of health to meet the needs of tens of thousands of targeted low-income uninsured in Cook County, including suburbs.
Howard Brown Health (Howard Brown) requests $50,000 for its program, the Broadway Youth Center, as it grows and expands to a new service site. Funding will support the development and enhancement of programs, launching of concurrent services, and increased hours of operation to support LGBTQ and homeless young people.
Teen Living Programs’ Whole Health Program is a holistic approach to addressing and improving the health and well-being of youth experiencing homelessness. The Whole Health Program includes essential health care services that are provided in conjunction with housing and supportive services.