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Appendix E - Important Links

Policy and Program Information

Medicaid Information

CMS' Medicaid Overview
http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Computer-Data-and-Systems/ESMD/index.html?redirect=/ESMD

State Medicaid Directors Letters
http://www.medicaid.gov/Federal-Policy-guidance/federal-policy-guidance.html

The Medicaid Resource Book (Kaiser Family Foundation)
http://www.kff.org/content/2003/2236/

Medicaid Eligibility Overview (Chapter 3 of Understanding Medicaid Home and Community Services: A Primer, US Department of Health and Human Services)
http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/primer.htm

CMS' Medicare Overview
https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare.html

TANF Program

DHHS Adminstration for Children and Families
http://www.acf.hhs.gov/acf_services.html#walia

Food Stamp Program

Food and Nutrition Service
http://www.fns.usda.gov/fsp/

Social Security

Social Security Homepage
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/

SSI Eligibility and Overview
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/pgm/ssi.htm

Social Security Act Online
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/OP_Home/ssact/ssact-toc.htm

Legal/Regulatory Sites

DC Medicaid State Plan
http://dhcf.dc.gov/page/medicaid-state-plan

CMS' State Medicaid Manual
http://cms.hhs.gov/manuals/45_smm/pub45toc.asp

Social Security Act Online
http://www.ssa.gov/OP_Home/ssact/comp-toc.htm

CFR Online

http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/cfr-table-search.html

United States Code
http://www4.law.cornell.edu/uscode/

Legislative Information (text of bills, etc.)
http://thomas.loc.gov/

DC Code
http://dccode.westgroup.com/home/dccodes/default.wl

DCMR
http://os.dc.gov/

 


Social Service Resources


Local Medicaid Links

Non-Medicaid Health Care Programs

DC HealthCare Alliance
(202) 842-2810
DC Healthcare Alliance

HIV/AIDS Services
(202) 727-2500
http://www.hivservices.com/

Medicare Homepage
1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)
http://www.medicare.gov

Housing and Homelessness

DC Housing Authority (including Section 8 information)
(202) 535-1000
http://www.dchousing.org/

Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
(202) 328-5500
http://www.legalclinic.org/

DC Housing Network
http://www.headinghome.org/


Mental Health/Drug and Alcohol Abuse Services

Addiction, Prevention and Recovery Adminstration
1-888-7WE-HELP (1-888-793-4357)
http://dchealth.dc.gov/services/administration_offices/apr/services.shtm

Department of Mental Health
1-888-7WE-HELP (1-888-793-4357)
http://dmh.dc.gov

Beehive Mental Health Locator
http://www.thebeehive.org

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
(202) 966-9115
(202) 797-9738
http://www.aa-dc.org

Al-Anon
1-888-4AL-ANON (1-888-425-2666)
http://www.al-anon.alateen.org
 

Food and Nutrition Programs

WIC
1-800-345-1WIC (Appointments)
http://dchealth.dc.gov/services/wic/index.shtm

Capital Area Food Bank
(202) 526-5344
http://www.capitalareafoodbank.org/site/PageServer

Bread for the City
(202) 265-2400 (NW)
(202) 561-8587 (SE)
http://breadforthecity.org/

So Other Might Eat
(202) 797-8806
http://some.org/
 

Legal Assistance

Legal Aid Society
(202) 628-1161
http://www.legalaiddc.org/

Neighborhood Legal Services
(202) 682-2720
http://www.nlsp.org/welcome.htm

Legal Counsel for the Elderly
(202) 434-2170
http://www.aarp.org/lce/

Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless
(202) 328-5500
http://www.legalclinic.org/


Other Public Programs

DC Energy Office
(202) 673-6700
http://www.dcenergy.org/

Office on Aging
(202) 724-5622
http://dcoa.dc.gov/dcoa/site/default.asp

Child and Family Services Administration
(202) 442-6000
http://cfsa.dc.gov/cfsa/site/default.asp