Online Resources


The Faculty and Employee Assistance Program has included these links to additional internet web sites for your reference.  These are not FEAP pages or information.  Accuracy and/or quality of information obtained from either internal or external sources cannot be guaranteed.  The following sites are listed as possible sources for additional information.  For additional resources you may also visit the UVA Health System WorkLife site at www.uvaworklife.com.

Wellness Resources and Information:

Aetna Navigator:  HoosWell@ link that provides a direct link to Aetna Navigator and information on the services available for employees who are subscribers with Aetna

Coventry/Southern Health:  Wellness information and tools for employees who are subscribers with Coventry/Southern Health

HoosWell@:  Wellness information and services for UVA and MC employees

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Association:  Information, support, and assistance

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral:  Clinical trials, referrals of health services, etc

American Health Care Association:  Free consumer guides regarding nursing homes/residential care

Alzheimer's Family Relief Program

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders Association of America:  Promotes prevention and cures of anxiety disorders; fact sheets

National Institute of Mental Health:  Dedicated to improving mental health of Americans

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorders

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders:  Support network for parents of children with ADD

The Attention Deficit Information Network

Autism

Federation for Children with Special Needs

Bipolar Disorders

Pendulum Resources:  Comprehensive resource on mood disorders

Bipolar Home

Chronic Fatigue/Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia Network

Arthritis Foundation

Chronic Pain

National Chronic Pain Outreach Association:  Clearinghouse for information regarding chronic pain

Arthritis Foundation:  Supports research, offers a variety of programs, brochures, etc

Depression

Pendulum Resources:  Comprehensive resource on mood disorders

National Mental Health Association

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

American Psychiatric Association

American Counseling Association

Domestic Violence

Shelter for Help in Emergency

Prevent Child Abuse Virginia

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

UVA Sexual Assault Education Office

Safe Houses

Eating Disorders

American Anorexia/Bulimia Association:  General information, effective treatment options

Something Fishy:  Comprehensive information, FAQ's, links

Eldercare

FEAP Eldercare Website

Jefferson Area Board of Aging

Assisted Living Federation of America

5 Wishes

Social Security Online

Medicare

Alzheimer's Association

AARP

Family Caregiver Alliance

Hospice of the Piedmont

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

Financial/Credit

ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions

Consumer Credit Counseling:  National non-profit organization that helps people dealing with stressful financial situations

Debt Advice

Debtor's Anonymous

Grief

Grief Net:  An internet community dealing with grief, death or major loss

Kidsaid:  A safe place for kids to share and deal with grief

National Hospice and Palliative Care:  Non-profit organization of hospice programs in the US committed to providing quality of life for dying persons and their families

AARP:  AARP offers a wide variety of resources and info on bereavement issues for adults of all ages

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Parents of Murdered Children

Compassionate Friends:  Assists families dealing with the death of a child

HIV/AIDS

National Association of People with AIDS

The Body:  Goal of site is to lower barriers between patients and clinicians

Infertility

Resolve:  Fact sheets, info on fertility, brochures

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation

Smoking/Nicotine Addiction

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

American Cancer Society

American Lung Association

Anti-Smoking Organization

Free & Clear:  Smoking cessation program for UVA and Medical Center employees

Healthfinder

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Substance Abuse (including Alcoholism)

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence

Alcoholics Anonymous

Al-Anon Family Groups

Narcotics Anonymous

Cocaine Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous VA

Alcohol Self Screening Test

Miscellaneous Sites

Charlottesville/Albemarle Commission on Children and Families

 Guide to Psychology and its Practice

National Institute of Child Health & Human Development

New Last Name:  Provides detailed information regarding the name change process

Culture and Communication in Healthcare at UVA Health System

Back Up Care Options for HSF, Medical Center, and UVA employees

Food Assistance Options