Agencies and Advocate Groups
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Agencies and Advocate Groupsfor the Chemically Injured, Chemically Sensitive, Environmentally Ill and just plain Environmentally Smart!
Also see MCS Support Groups and Organizations (very current listing) and
Organizations for additional listings.
- Action on Smoking and Health (ASH): Information pertaining to smoke-free hotels, etc.
2013 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20003
- Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)
1600 Clifton Road E-28
Atlanta, GA 30333
ATSDR Hazardous Substances Database
ATSDR Toxic Sites Sensitive Map
- Allergy Information Association
25 Poynter LDr., Suite 7
Weston, Ontario M9R1K8
- American Red Cross (check phone book for local addresses/phone numbers in your area)
- American Lung Association (check phone book for local addresses/phone numbers in your area)
- Americans for Nonsmokers Rights
2054 University Ave., Suite 500
Berkeley, CA 94704
- Americans with Disabilities Act - Hotline - 1(800)USA-ABLE
- Catholic Charities (check phone book for local addresses/phone numbers in your area)
- Center for Safety in the Arts
5 Beekman Street, Suite 1030
New York, New York
- Centers for Disease Control
1600 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30333
- Chemical Injury Information Network
P.O. Box 301
White Sulphur Springs, MT 59645
- Citizens Clearinghouse for Hazardous Waste (CCHW)
P.O. Box 6806
Falls Church, VA 22040
- For general information on services available to the disabled at federal, state and local levels:
Clearinghouse on Disability Information
Office of Special Education and
U.S. Department of Education
Room 3132 Switzer Bldg.
Washington, DC 20202
- Consumer Product Safety Commission, Chemical Hazards Program
5401 Westbard Ave
Washington, DC 20207
- Environmental Access Research Network (EARN)
Route 1, Box 16-G
Epping, ND 58843
- Environmental Defense Fund, Toxics Program
1616 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
- Environmental Health Network (of California)
Address: P.O. Box 1155, Larkspur, CA 94977
Web Address: http://users.lanminds.com/~wilworks/ehnindex.htm
See also newsletter 'The New Reactor'
- Environmental Health Network (EHN): Helps communities, workers, and physicians with environmental health problems.
P.O. Box 1628
Harvey, LA 70058
- Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - please see U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
- Food and Drug Administration
Freedom of Information Office
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20587
- Greenpeace, U.S.A.
1436 U Street
Washington, DC 20009
- Household Hazardous Waste Project
1031 E. Battlefield, Suite 214
Springfield, MO 65807
- Industrial/Environmental Toxicology Project
Industrial Workers of the World: Advocates for MCS Sufferers
P.O. Box 20402
Seattle, WA 98102
- Legislative Bills in Congress, Wash. DC
U.S. Senate Information (202)224-3121
House of Representative Information (202)225-3121
Congressional Voting Information (202)622-7627
- Legislative Hotline in Washington State - 1(800)562-6000
- MCS Referral and Resources
508 Westgate Rd
Baltimore, MD 21229
Contact: Albert Donnay
His email is firstname.lastname@example.org
WWW Site is http://www.mcsrr.org.
- National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20418
- National Center for Environmental Health Strategies (NCEHS): An advocacy and lobbying group for the chemically sensitive.
1100 Rural Ave.
Voorhees, NJ 08043
- National Coalition Against the Misuse of Pesticides
701 E Street SE, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20003
- National Coalition of Injured Workers
12 Rejane Street
Coventry, RI 02816
- National Environmental Development Association
Total Indoor Environmental Quality Coalition
320 128th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98005
- National Foundation for the Chemically Hypersensitive: devoted to research, education and dissemination of information on chemical hypersensitivity. Group consists of patients, physicians, and other persons interested and involved in environmental health. Address and phone is from 1988.
P.O. Box 9
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
- National Health Information Center
U.S. Public Health Service
P.O. Box 12233
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
- National Hospice Association (HOSPICE) For terminal disease care, which can include some in-home services.
Suite 307, N. Ft. Meyers Dr.
Arlington, VA 22209
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Robert A. Taft Laboratories
Technical Information Branch MS C19
4676 Columbia Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45226
- National Institute of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892
- National Organic Farmer's Association (NOFA)
P.O. Box 454
Ithaca, NY 14851
- National Pesticide Telecommunications Network: Provides emergency information about pesticide poisoning, and provides the medical, veterinary, professional, and general public with pesticide product information, toxicology and symptomatic reviews, environmental effects and disposal procedures. Free Brochures available and a 24-hour information and emergency hotline: 1(800)858-7378. This is an EPA-Sponsored service at
Oregon State University
333 Weniger Hall
Corvallis, Oregon 97331-6502
email - email@example.com
web page - http://ace.orst.edu/info/nptn/
fax - 1-541-737-0761
Also at NPTN...the national antimicrobial information network (NAIN) responds to information requests about antimicrobial products - sanitizers, disinfectants, and sterilants - by phone or mail.
same address and fax
email - firstname.lastname@example.org
- National Research Council
2101 Constitution Ave NW,
Washington, CD 20418
- New York: Citizens' Environmental Coalition (CEC): An organization to provide a forum for citizens to share resources, skills and information on how to deal with toxic contamination in their communities.
33 Central Ave.
Albany, N.Y. 12210
- New York Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides (NYCAP)
33 Central Ave
Albancy, NY 12210
(518)426-9331; the number for pesticide victims is (518)426-8246
- New York: Division of Veterans Affairs: Dioxin Outreach Program
194 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12210
- New York State Department of Environmental Conservation - Pesticide Bureau: (518)457-7482
- New York State Department of Environmental Conservation - Wildlife Pesticide Poisoning: 1(800)356-0560
- New York State Department of Health (DOH) Pesticide Poisoning Registry: For free brochure or assistance call 1(800)458-1158. To report a case, have your doctor call James Melius, M.D., D.P.H.: 1(800)322-6850.
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
200 Constitution Ave NW, Room 3718
Washington, DC 20210
- Office of Toxic Substances
Department of Health, Health Services Division
Indoor Air Program Manager
- Pesticide Registry of Washington
Washington State Department of Agriculture
P.O. Box 42560
Olympia, WA 98504-2560
- Salvation Army - Family Service Dept. (check phone book for local addresses/phone numbers in your area)
- Smoking Control Advocacy Resource Center (SCARC): Brings together and enhances the diverse forces engaged in tobacco control advocacy. They state: Together we can conquer this Brown Plague through advocacy efforts and the skilled use of mass media.
1730 Rhode Island Ave., NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036-3118
- The Environmental Health Network
P.O. Box 1155
Larkspur, CA 94939
- U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Public Information Center PM-211B
401 M Street SW
Washington, DC 20460
- U.S. Social Security Administration
For general information 1(800)772-1213
Refer to the phone book for the nearest office.
- U.S. Surgeon General
200 Independence Avenue
Washington, DC 20201
- Washington Free Press. Unclouding Industry Rhetoric.
1463 E. Republican #178
Seattle, WA 98112
- Washington State Board of Health
P.O. Box 47990
Olympia, WA 98504-7990
- Washington State Chemically Injured: The Registry
17402 6th Ave., SW
Seattle, WA 98166
- Washington State Department of Agriculture, please see Pesticide Registry of Washington
- Washington State Department of Health
1300 SE Quince St MS 7866
P.O. Box 47866
Olympia, WA 98504-7866
- Washington Toxics Coalition
4649 Sunnyside Ave N
Suite 540 East
Seattle, WA 98103
206-632-1545 ext.17 fax: 206-632-8661
The Washington Toxics Coalition (WTC) is a non-profit organization
dedicated to protecting public health and the environment by identifying
and promoting alternatives to toxic chemicals. WTC's work is supported in
large part by dues from our members. If you are not already a member,
please consider joining! Our dues are $25 per year, $15 limited income.
Members receive our quarterly newsletter "Alternatives" as well as periodic
action alerts. Visit their web site at <http://www.accessone.com/~watoxics/>
These listings have been gathered from various sources and are presented here with the intent to provide hard won information to anyone whom it may help. If you find that the names, phone numbers, addresses or such are out of date in any way, or you feel there is a significant change or addition which should be made to these resources, please be so kind as to Contact Us.
Disclaimer: We do not endorse people, products or services. We do not give medical advice. What works for one person does not necessarily work for another. Please check with health-care professionals of your own choice. I am not a doctor and I do not give medical advice. The author is a chemically injured person who is extremely chemically sensitive (reactive) and who has just had a lot of personal experience in trying to survive chemical insults and toxic exposures.
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