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THE SERVICE PROVIDERS

Monroe County Department of Human Services

Staff will be able to answer DHS related questions, client benefit/application status, guidance on applying for Medicaid, SNAP, Temporary Assistance and Emergency Assistance. booth 34B

the ever-popular haircut booth

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Monroe County Clerk - Auto License Bureau

Our mobile DMV unit is able to provide many basic DMV services, including processing requests for non-driver identification cards.  We can also provide forms, information, and "rain checks" for those who want to get a non-driver ID but don't have all the required forms of ID with them on the day of the event.  booth 1A

Social Security Administration

The Social Security Administration will be available to take applications for replacement Social Security cards, set up appointments to file for benefits and answer general questions you may have about Social Security benefits. booth 2

Monroe County Health Department – Vital Records

If you were born in Monroe County, you can get a birth certificate on the spot. booth 37

LEGAL

LawNY

We assist with housing issues, public benefits, consumer issues, health insurance issues, and employment and housing discrimination. This encompasses sanctions, denials and discontinuances of public benefits, including Temporary Assistance and SNAP/Food Stamps, denial of applications for housing because of credit and criminal history, and other problems. booth 75

Empire Justice Center

Advice and/or intake on civil legal services such as SSI/SSD, foreclosure, education law, LGBT, workers’ rights. booth 73

Disability Rights New York

Assistance with legal issues directly related to an individual's disability. booth 72

MEDICAL

YourCare Health Plan

A not-for-profit, patient-centered organization providing access to free or low-cost health insurance options such as Medicaid Managed Care, Child Health Plus, and the Essential Plan. Facilitated enrollers will provide information and assist with enrollment. Booth 35

Monroe Plan for Medical Care

The parent company of YourCare Health Plan — dedicated to providing outstanding Health Home Care Management Services.  Care Managers will help those eligible for Medicaid Managed Care, Child Health Plus, and the Essential Plan navigate through their medical, mental and social service health needs. booth 35

Trillium Health

We will provide blood pressure screenings, information on PrEp (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) for HIV, care management (housing, transportation, food cupboard information, health homes care management services), health insurance navigation and enrollment, and Opioid overdose prevention training/naloxone distribution will be provided in booth 56. Rapid HIV and HCV testing, and counseling in the private rooms.

Anthony Jordan Health Center

Patient registration, dental screening, MedicAid enrollment. booth 9

Eastman Community Dentistry

Dental screenings, toothbrush and toothpaste, dental education. booth 25

Highland Family Planning

Free and confidential birth control services as well as STD testing and treatment. We accept all insurances but also help people who don't have insurance. booth 61

Health Reach

We will provide routine dental services in our large mobile dental unit parked in the front of the Blue Cross Arena.  Inside the private room near the coat room, our physician and support staff will be providing primary care medical services.  This will include treatment of acute illnesses as well as management of chronic diseases and health maintenance visits.  Individuals can sign up to receive ongoing care from our doctors at local shelters, on our mobile unit, or at our clinic on 819 West Main. Our facilitated enroller will help individuals sign up for health insurance.  Our case managers and medical assistants will help people with a variety of needs /concerns and also screen for high blood pressure.  Hablamos Español! booth 60

Saratoga Rx LLC

Medication packaging, compounding, dispose my meds, immunization, free delivery, DME products. Will provide flu vaccine, shingle vaccine, and pneumonia vaccine. booth 58

UR Street Medicine

We will be providing blood pressure checks, blood glucose checks, hygiene supplies, and other basic medical assistance. We will also be enrolling homeless individuals with recent Emergency Department stays into a new program that provides people with a team of students who can help coordinate medical and social care to get individuals to a more stable medical situation. booth 57

Cancer Services Program of Monroe County/ UR Center for Community Health

Breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening information; healthy living recommendations, enrollment for free cancer screenings available for eligible adult men and women.  booth 59

Venture Forthe Inc.

We provide medicaid long-term care services and intensive case management to people with chronic medical and mental health issues. Personalized home care agency providing service coordination via TBI, NHTD and Health Home programs, HHA/PCA service, HCBS, and CDPAP. Medicaid long-term care services and intensive case management through Health Homes. booth 55

Coordinated Care Services Inc.

Enrollment Services for persons needing assistance with Medicaid programs. Medicaid, Medicaid Excess resource/ income program, Medicare Savings Program and the Medicaid Buy In for Working People with Disabilities. We provide Medicaid enrollment services for the Aged, Blind and Disabled population. We provide assistance with applying for health insurance through the NY State of Health Marketplace. booth 62

HHUNY/Huther Doyle

Information on how to connect with HHUNY, a care management program for Medicaid-eligible individuals with chronic health conditions (help with finding housing is a potential service available). booth 29

Villa of Hope

Adult Health Home care management. booth 9

St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center, Inc.

We provide comprehensive health care, counseling, dental, and social work to individuals and families who don’t have health insurance. Medicaid and Essential plan sign up, food stamp (SNAP) sign up, referrals for bikes, clothing, food, shelter, etc. booth 28

MENTAL HEALTH

Monroe County Department of Mental Health

MCOMH is committed to improving the health and quality of life of county residents who are affected by mental illness, developmental disabilities, alcohol and other drugs. Connect individuals to outpatient mental health services, complete case management referrals and answer any questions in regards to providers and services in the community. booth 32

Recovery Houses of Rochester, Inc.

We are looking to Peer to Peer Supportive Housing and Mentoring to Recovering Alcoholics and Addicts. Male and females over 18 yrs. of age. Personal Development Group every Thursday 6pm at 285 Ormond Street. booth 33

The ROC Center

We will be providing info on our Peer-Led, Peer-Driven multiple pathways to Recovery.  booth 34A

Bridges to Success

We partner people with a navigator to help them reach their goals and reach self-sufficiency. booth 16

SERVICES TO WOMEN

Healthy Moms

Our program offers pregnancy education, mental health counseling, care management and job training/education services. For those who live in the city, we offer free transportation to/from appointments at Healthy Moms.  We also offer free childcare while women are at their appointments in our program. booth 87

National Council of Jewish Women

We will provide period kits--menstrual supplies of pads, tampons and panty  liners. We will also provide bras in our private fitting room, with help measuring and fitting. booth 65

Women's Initiative Supporting Health

Medical care, mental health/substance use disorder referrals, and trauma informed peer navigation assistance for women re-entering from incarceration and with other justice involvement. We also have paid research opportunities. booth 7

Willow Domestic Violence Center

Residential and non-residential services for victims of domestic violence.  Services include a 24/7 Hotline, 49 bed emergency shelter, counseling center, court advocacy program and prevention education services.  booth 52

Healthy Baby Network

We work with mothers and families to provide access to care, job training, and housing security to ensure a healthy, stress free pregnancy. booth 86

CHILDREN/YOUTH

The Center for Youth

Housing, employment, education, counseling, crisis childcare and other supports and services for youth and young adults ages 12 - 24. booth 88

The Salvation Army Genesis House

A 30-day emergency shelter for homeless youth ages 16-20. booth 54

Rochester City School District

We protect students’ educational rights via McKinney-Vento; assist with registration/school placement, transportation, food services, clothing, school supplies, case management, bus passes. booth 76

ABC Headstart

Homeless families are eligible to participate in the Head Start Program. The Head Start Program offers early childhood education to children 0 to 5 years of age.  booth 17A

FOOD/NUTRITION

Asbury Dining and Caring Center

Feed 35,000 meals to hungry homeless members of the community, showers, laundry, hair care, bike repairs, medical clinic, clothing storehouse. booth 24

Cornell Cooperative Extension

We will provide nutrition education. booth 23

Monroe County Department of Public Health WIC Program

We will talk to people about what the WIC supplemental nutrition program can offer to pregnant women and children under the age of 5 and set up WIC appointments. booth 22

VETERAN SERVICES

NYServes Upstate

We guide serving veterans, service members and their families to the most appropriate services and resources available in their area. booth 3

CompeerCORPS

We provide social connections for Veterans through one to one connections, activities, groups and Vets Driving Vets. We are always looking for Veterans who wish to volunteer or participate in our programs. booth 4

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 15

Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government. booth 30

Rochester Vet Center

We provide counseling to war zone veterans and their families, to veterans who have had sexual trauma while in the military, and to families of veterans killed in the line of duty. We educate the community about PTSD and services for veterans. We link veterans with medical services, housing, benefit, education and employment services. booth 39

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Assist justice-involved veterans (pending charges) work with the judicial system to coordinate clinical and other VA services, when appropriate. Liaison for veterans in area treatment courts. booth 40

Rochester VA Outpatient Clinic Veteran Service Center

We help veterans enroll or register for healthcare with the VA and talk to them about accessing benefits they may be entitled to. booth 41

VITAL Program Veterans Integration to Academic Leadership

VITAL program provides supportive services, including psychotherapy for Veterans who are enrolled in higher education.  Veterans are also provided case management during their pursuit of higher education. booth 42

Veterans Outreach Center, Inc.

Employment and Job Training, Education Benefit Counseling, Financial Counseling, Housing & Temporary Financial Assistance, Wellness & Creative Arts Therapy, Legal Counseling, Peer to Peer Mentoring, Residential & Substance Abuse Services. booth 43

NYS Division of Veterans Affairs

Discuss with veterans, military service members & their families/survivors on VA & other benefits they may be entitled for. We assist in filing for VA benefits. booth 44

Canandaigua VAMC and Rochester Outpatient Clinic

Suicide prevention information, including information about the Veterans Crisis Line for veterans, families, and friends of veterans in crisis. Info about Veterans’ services and how to register for benefits. booth 45

Veterans Administration Vocational Rehabilitation Dept.

We assist Veteran in all phases of employment matters to include; resume assistance, job search, retention, interviewing and area networking.  Additionally, we offer a work therapy program that can help address a work history and gap work skills. booth 46

HOUSING/SHELTER

St Joseph's House of Hospitality

We are a soup kitchen, serving meals 7 days a week, and an emergency men's shelter. We offer free laundry, clothing and showers. We also run Rochester Free Store, where we give away clothing and household items. booth 5

Sojourner House at PathStone/Wilson Commencement Park

Our staff will provide information about Sojourner House and Wilson Commencement Park's housing options. booth 6

The Housing Council at PathStone, Inc.

The Housing Council provides landlord education, foreclosure prevention, pre-purchase counseling, emergency housing services and fair housing education. booth 47

Catholic Charities Community Services

We provide support, coordinate, advocacy for individuals with chronic medical conditions, HIV, mental health diagnoses and intellectual disabilities. We offer housing and employment support to individuals we serve. booth 48

Catholic Family Center

Emergency housing for men, women, children and families. Guidance in locating permanent housing options. We will have a flyer listing the other 45 services provide by CFC. booth 49

Open Door Mission

The Samaritan House Crisis Housing Center at the Open Door Mission provides safe, healthy emergency overnight housing to homeless men, including access to bathroom and shower facilities and a hot meal. We help with some case management. booth 50

VOA

Housing for homeless men. We’ll interview potential tenants and schedule tours. booth 53

YWCA of Rochester

We provide housing programs such as supportive living for the CD population, shelter for the homeless, SRO, and apartments in the community. We have a young adult and young mothers division. booth 51

Salvation Army

We provide emergency housing for homeless men, women & children at Booth Haven and Hope House. We can help with immediate assistance with any emergency housing needs. booth  54

INFORMATION/REFERRALS

Person Centered Housing Options (PCHO)
PCHO and MC Collaborative with the Library Resource Outreach Center will provide navigation and support to all participants and volunteers at the event in finding resources, accessing resources not available at the event, and linking people to the appropriate services to help make their day productive and enjoyable. We will also be the station that certifies that someone can get a birth certificate through a process with DHS. booth 85

MC Collaborative

MC Collaborative does complex care management, working with people to build the social and professional support systems necessary to accomplish their goals. booth 31

211/ LIFE LINE Goodwill of the Finger Lakes

Our 24/7 hotline provides information and referral for human services, along with crisis counseling and suicide intervention. We are currently participating in the Emergency Housing Shelter Screenings in partnership with Coordinated Access. We can provide referrals to services including housing, food, shelter, mental health, substance abuse, employment, education, health related services, criminal justice and legal resources, and other family and community resources booth 66

JOBS/EDUCATION

Monroe Community College

Find out about programs available and financial aid. Admissions materials, programs brochures, applications available. booth 12

Starbridge

The Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) Program provides education and training programs in high-demand health care professions to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) recipients AND other low-income individuals. booth 13

Operation Transformation Rochester

OTR assists program participants with the development of job and life skills through employment training, educational opportunities, and mentorship. OTR connects job seekers to area employers, specialized training programs and sustainable employability. Motivated individuals can utilize resume building, job search assistance, and community resource referral services to enhance their employability and access to new employment. booth 10

Rochester Educational Opportunity Center

Information on Tuition-free career and academic training for adults. booth 14

Nazareth College

Information about admission to Nazareth College as well as available support services and financial aid. Answers to questions about possible educational and career pathways. booth 11

ACCES-VR

ACCES-VR provides vocational rehabilitation services to individuals that have a documented disability that presents a barrier to employment.   booth 70

Pathstone  Corp. Employment Focused Services

Employment Focused Services provides job readiness training, free vocational training, and employment services to individuals who are currently unemployed and on probation.  booth 15

GENERAL

Baden Street Settlement

Information provided on Behavioral Health/ Dr. George Simmons Counseling/ Emergency Family Assistance/ Self Sufficiency.  booth 67

League of Women Voters

We will register voters. You need to register if you’ve had a change of address, completion of parole, change of party or never registered before. booth 69

R Community Bikes

Free bicycle repair. Outside the arena on the sidewalk

Life Decisions Program

Our volunteers serve as agents for signing the NYS Agent Appointment form.  We fill out the form which states a person's wishes at the time of their death and lists anyone who should be contacted in the event of their death.  The paperwork is then filed with the county. booth 68

Streets for Christ

We seek to bring, God's love, food, and connection to services, to those sleeping on the streets, on Friday nights.  booth 21

John Larkin Photography

Photographs of participants.  booth 34C

Social Welfare Action Alliance

Education about Economic Human Rights and The New Poor People's Campaign.  Booth 63

ROCovery Fitness

We’e a supportive community of active individuals  brought together by living a sober lifestyle.  Our only requirement for membership is 48 hours of continuous sobriety. We offer free classes such as yoga, self-defense, art classes, as well as outdoor hikes, kayaking, and bike rides.  booth  64

PERSONAL CARE

New Creations Barbers (Willie Lightfoot )

Haircuts for men. booth 83

Dapper Dan Barber

Haircuts for men. booth 84

Larenee Salon Spa

Haircuts  for women and facials. booth 18B

Continental Beauty School

Haircuts for women. booth 20

RocAcupuncture

We will provide acupuncture , primarily using ear needles, but also with some easily accessible hand and head points.  We will also talk about Chinese Medicine guidelines  healthy living and eating, if requested.  booth 17B

The St. Joseph's House of Hospitality Foot Clinic

We will clean guests’ feet & give a little massage. Each person receives a pair of new socks. booth 82