Health Related Links
Bay Area Resources

SF Free Print Shop: (http://freeprintshop.org) Contains nine downloadable charts to help find free food, shelter, medical aid, & help with neighborhood problems (SF only).

Bay area health resources: (www.ihr.com/bahomes.html) Health libraries, general health, physical therapy and sports medicine clinics.

Haight-Ashbury Clinic: (www.hafci.org) Offers primary care, HIV testing, pediatric care and women's health services.

Bay Area Needle Exchange Program: (www.harmreduction.org/usnep/california/berk.html) Bay area wide site schedules, as well as info on overdose prevention and safer injection techniques.

Berkeley Information Network: (library.berkeley-public.org:81/screens/mainmenu.html) Resources in the city of Berkeley

San Francisco AIDS Foundation HIV/AIDS Referral Database: (http://www.aidshotline.org/crm/asp/refer/default.asp)

Alameda County Health Department: (www.acmedctr.org) Information for patients and families about services at ACMC hospitals and health centers, clinic hours, maps, public transit and driving directions, and how to contact us for an appointment.


General Health Information on the Web

healthfinder®: (www.healthfinder.gov) A searchable database of consumer health information from the US government.

Medline Plus: (www.medlineplus.gov) National Library of Medicine's searchable database. Also contains drug information, medical dictionary and medical encyclopedia.

Centers for Disease Control: (www.cdc.gov) Updated health bulletins and information for travelers.

Harm Reduction Information/ Safe Drug Use

Harm reduction coalition: (www.harmreduction.org) Nonprofit organization committed to reducing drug-related harm through local community education.

Erowid: (www.erowid.org/index.shtml ) Drug information.

Drug Help: (www.drughelp.org)

Push Harm Reduction: (www.habitsmart.com/hrmtitle.html)

Drug Policy Allicance (formerly Lindesmith Drug Policy Foundation): (www.drugpolicy.org)

The Fit Shop: (http://home.vicnet.net.au/~fitshop/welcome.html) Australian Needle Exchange - SHARPS

Dancesafe: (http://www.dancesafe.org)

HIV/AIDS Links


UCSF's HIV Insite: (http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu)

California HIV/AIDS Hotline: (http://www.aidshotline.org)

Managing Desire: (http://www.managaingdesire.org) HIV Prevention strategies for the 21st Century. Includes resources for HIV counselors and educators, advice on safer sex, information on testing, and the latest in HIV research.

San Francisco AIDS Foundation HIV/AIDS Referral Database: (http://www.sfaf.org/aboutaids/referrals/index.html )

Women's Health Information on the Web

Planned Parenthood: (www.plannedparenthood.org) Offers information and services regarding women's health, birth control, abortion, emergency contraception, STDs, pregnancy and parenting. Also in Spanish

Prostitutes' Education Network: (www.bayswan.org/penet.html) Offers information about sex worker rights.

Women's Choice Clinic: (www.womenschoiceclinic.org) Offers information and services for women's health, birth contol, and abortion.

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