A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.
Alabama State Health Department 50 North Ripley Street Montgomery AL 36130 334-206-5609
Geneva County Health Department 201 Monroe Street Montgomery AL 36104 334-684-2256
Montgomery Health Department 3060 Mobile Highway Montgomery AL 36108 334-293-6400
A Mental Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides social services to people with mental health and substance abuse issues. Mental Health Departments offer a range of services, including housing assistance, employment programs, and services for people with developmental disabilities. Mental Health Departments may also offer substance abuse treatment services and counseling services for individuals, groups, and families. Many also offer programs to help people with behavioral health issues to avoid jail and hospital visits.
Alabama Mental Health Department 100 North Union Street Montgomery AL 36104 334-242-3174
A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.
Alabama Crime Victims Assistance 50 North Ripley Street Montgomery AL 36130 334-290-4420
Montgomery AL Victims Assistance 645 South McDonough Street Montgomery AL 36104 334-242-4007
Montgomery Montgomery County Victims Assistance 100 South Lawrence Street Montgomery AL 36104 334-832-2550
Montogomery Alabama Victims Assistance 422 South Court Street Montgomery AL 36104 334-262-7197