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Helpful Places

* Denotes a national charitable organization

Commission on Aging
Attn: John Polio
71 Cleveland Avenue
Braintree, MA 02184

National Cancer Institute
9000 Rockville Pike
Building 31
Room 11-A #16
Bethesda, MD 20892


A.L.S. Association*
21021 Ventura Blvd. Suite 321 
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
(800) 782-4747

Department of Asthma Office of Charitable Giving 
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


American Association of Retired Persons
Grief/Loss Programs
601 E. St.
Washington, DC 20049
(202) 434-2260
(For widowed and bereaved adults.)

The Christopher Reeve Foundation
636 Morris Turnpike
Suite 3 A
Short Hills, New Jersey 07038


American Cancer Society*
For Breast Cancer Research
111 W. Chestnut Street
Brockton, MA 02031
(800) ACS-2345

South Shore Elder Services
639 Granite Street
Braintree, MA 02184
Tel. 781-848-3910

American Heart Association*
7320 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75231
(800) 527-6941

Local Massachusetts Office
20 Speen St.
Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 620-1700

Alzheimer's Association*
919 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 335-8700


Veterans Transition House in Memory of Robert N. Southworth
20 Willis Street, 
New Bedford, MA 02740

American Association of Suicidology
4201 Connecticut Ave., NW
Suite 310 
Washington, DC 20049


American Kidney Fund*
6110 Executive Blvd. Suite 1010
Rockville, MD 20852
(800) 638-8299

American Foundation for AIDS Research*
733 3rd Ave., 12th Floor
New York, NY 10017
(212) 682-7440 ext. 210


American Lung Association*
1740 Broadway 
New York, NY 10019
(800) LUNG-USA

American Hospice Foundation
1130 Connecticut, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 223-0204
ahf@msn.com


VNA Care Network and Hospice 
5 Federal Street 
Danvers, MA 01923

American Liver Foundation
1425 Pomptom Ave.
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009-1000
(800) 233-0179


American SIDS Institute*
2480 Windy Hill Rd. Suite 380
Marietta, GA 30067
(800) 232-SIDS

American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc.
1250 Hylan Boulevard, Suite 4B
Staten Island, NY 10305-1946
(800) 223-2732


Bereavement Services/RTS
Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center
1910 South Ave.
La Crosse, WI 54601
(608) 791-4747 or
(800) 362-9567 Ext. 4747

Association for Death Education and Counseling
342 Main St. 
West Hartford, CT 06117-2507
(860) 586-7503


Center for Loss in Multiple Birth (CLIMB) Inc.*
P.O. Box 1064 
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 746-6123
(907) 274-7029

Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation*
7910 Woodmont Ave.
Suite 460
Bethesda, MD 20814 
(800) 366-2223
(301) 657-8401


Concerns of Police Survivors
(COPS)
PO Box 3199
Camdenton, MO 65020
(314) 346-4911

The Compassionate Friends*
PO Box 3696
Oak Brook, IL 60522-3696
(630) 990-1010
(Supports families who have experienced the death of a child)


The Hundred Club of Mass. Inc.
President: Mr. Norman Knight
Club address: Ms. Peggy
O'Connor, 
Executive Secretary
17 Gloucester St.
Boston, MA 02115

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation*
6931 Arlington Road
Bethesda, MD 20014
(800) 344-4823


Juvenile Diabetes
120 Wall Street
New York, New York 10005

Old Colony Hospice
14 Page Terrace
Stoughton, MA 02072


Hospice of the South Shore

30 Reservoir Park Drive, Rockland, MA 02370.


In Loving Memory*
1416 Green Run Lane 
Reston, VA 20190
(703) 435-0608
(Dedicated to helping parents cope with the loss of their only child or all of their children.)

International THEOS Foundation
322 Blvd. of the Allies
Suite 105
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3510
(412) 471-7770
(International widows and widowers group)

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society *
1311 Mamaroneck Ave.
White Plains, NY 10605
914-949-5213

The Living Bank
Organ and Tissue Donation
1311 Mamaroneck Ave.
White Plains, NY 10605
(800) 528-2971


Make-A-Wish FoundationOf America*
100 Charendon Ave. Suite 2200
Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602) 279-9474

March of Dimes Birth
Defects Association*
1275 Marnaroneck Ave.
White Plains, NY 10605
(800) 453-3816


National Catholic Ministry
To the Bereaved
606 Middle Ave.
Elyria, OH 44035
(216) 323-6262

Muscular Dystrophy Association*
3300 E. Sunrise Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 529-2000


Mothers Against Drunk Driving
Victim Assistance Program
511 E John Carpenter Freeway Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
(800) GET-MADD

Massachusetts General Hospital Charity
Attn: Development Office
165 Cambridge Street
Suite 600
Boston, MA 02115


Multiple Sclerosis Society
101 A First Avenue, Suite 6
Waltham, MA 02451-1115
800-493-9255
781-890-4990

National Hospice Organization*
1901 N. Moore St., Suite 901
Arlington, VA 22209
(703) 243-5900
(800) 658-8898


National AIDS Fund
1400 "I" St., NW, Suite 1220
Washington, DC 20005-2208
(202) 408-4848

Patrol Officers Relief Fund
1249 Hyde Park Ave
Hyde Park, MA 02136
(617) 343-5600


National Donor Family Council
C/o National Kidney Foundation
30 East 33rd St.
New York, NY 10016
(800) 622-9010
(212) 889-2210
(For families of those who died and became organ and/or tissue donors.)

Pen-Parents Inc.
PO Box 8738
Reno, NV 89507
(702) 826-7332
(Support network designed for grieving parents and grandparents providing a pen-pal type service.)


Parents of Murdered Children Inc.
(POMC)
100 E. Eighth St., B41
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 721-5683
(888) 818-POMC

Ray of Hope
PO Box 2323
Iowa City, IA 52244
(319) 337-9890
(For survivors of those who died from suicide.)


Vista Care
354A Turnpike Street
Suite 101
Canton, MA 02021

S. Shore Humane Society
P. O. Box 850187
Braintree, MA 02185


Pregnancy and Infant Loss Center 
1421 E Wayzata Blvd., Suite 30
Wyzata, MN 55391
(612) 473-9372
(Provides support, resources and education on miscarriage, still birth and infant death.)

SHARE Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Inc.
St. Joseph's Health Center
300 1st Capitol Dr.
St. Charles, MO 63001
(800) 821-6891 
(314) 947-6164
(For families who have experienced the death of a baby due to miscarriage, stillbirth, or neonatal death.)


Salvation Army National Headquarters*
615 Slaters Ln.
PO Box 269
Alexandria, VA 22313
(703) 684-5500

Skating Association for the Blind and Handicapped 
1200 East and West Road
West Seneca, NY 14224
(716) 675-7222


SIDS Alliance*
1314 Bedford Ave., Suite 210
Baltimore, MD 21208
(800) 221-7437
(410) 653-8226

TBI/Tissue Banks International*
815 Parks Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21201
(800) 756-4824


Salvation Army 
6 Baxter St.
Quincy, MA 02169-6900
(need donations for Christmas and the winter) 
617-479-3040 

United Cerebral Palsy Association*
1660 L St. NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 776-04006
(800) USA-5UCP


Society of Military Widows
5535 Hempstead Way
Springfield, VA 22151
(703) 750-1342

Ralph A. Masciarelli Scholarship Fund
c/o Canton High School
900 Washington St.
Canton, MA 02021


Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors Inc. (TAPS)
PO Box 242032
Anchorage, AK 99524
(907) 272-TAPS 
(800) 959-TAPS

Health Reach Hospice 
P. O. Box 1568 
8 Highwood St. 
Waterville, ME 04903-1568 
In Memory of Marion Blair and Other Hospice People


Wings of Lights Inc.
16845 N. 29th Ave., Ste 1
Phoenix, AZ 85053
(800) 613-8531
(Support and information network for aircraft accident survivors and others directly affected by aviation accidents.)

Organ Donation
Kellie Sprague, MD
Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
New England Medical
Center
750 Washington St., NEMC #245
Boston, MA 0211
617-636-5144
email ksprague@lifespan.org


Make a Wish Foundation 
295 Devonshire St.
Boston, MA 02110
617-451-9474

Josilin Diabetes Center
In Memory of Frank Pecci
1 Joslin Place
Boston, MA 02215


National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
Make a gift by mail to:
Mary Ann Sprinkle
Director of Development
1501 NW 9th Ave.
Bob Hope Road
Miami, Florida 33136-1494 

Make a gift by phone or fax:
1-800-327-4545 (toll-free in the U.S.)
1-305-243-1068 (Office of Development)
1-305-243-1069 (fax)

To reach us by e-mail: msprinkle@parkinson.org

South Shore Visiting Nurse Association
30 Reservoir Park Drive
Rockland, MA 02370-1055

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