From family to friends to co-workers, news of cancer hits everybody hard. Nobody else, however, will be changed by it so much as you, the patient. For the patient, cancer can be a sentence of despair, a challenge to the spirit, or most likely, a mixture of both. By becoming an educated and proactive patient, you will better understand on how to work with your doctor to ensure the best and longest quality of life possible.
Each Wednesday at 1:00 p.m., prayer leaders are available to pray with our patients and caregivers. Prayer request cards are also available in Clearview's Chapel and may be completed/updated so that specific prayers can continue each week for you.
Various therapies to help cancer patients improve or maintain their physical condition. Therapies include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, etc. This program is offered at HSV Hospital Wellness Center.
Care Assurance System for the Aging and Homebound
Provides home and personal services for the homebound in Huntsville / Madison County.
Information and referral.
Education on diabetes: signs and symptoms, blood and glucose monitoring, diets, insulin injections and complications.
Volunteers who provide transportation to appointments and run errands. Open 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Mon. thru Fri.
(256) 517-7648 / Toll free in Alabama 1-800-227-2645
A physician referral service. Physician and dental referrals and health education information are provided.
2225 Drake Ave., Suite 8 Huntsville, Al 35805
A support service for the terminally ill and their families when the family is the primary unit of care.
Provides a variety of services for persons aged 60 years or more.
115 Washington Street, SE Huntsville, Alabama 35801
Plan, coordinate, and provide services to those 60 years and over in Madison, Dekalb, Jackson, Limestone, and Marshall counties, including transportation, congregate meals program, health services, legal services, case management, and other Medicaid Waivers Services
Open 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Weekdays. Evaluation/treatment for psycho-social problems such as marital discord, alcoholism, depression, anxiety. Free service.
Open 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Weekdays (closed 12:00-1:00).
Assistance for veterans and their families, primarily with VA benefits. Free service.
Provides appropriate services for persons with physical and mental disabilities to meet their vocational rehabilitation needs. Free Service.
Offers a variety of services for women, including self-care programs
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Operates Mon thru Fri from 6 AM to 6 PM on thirteen (13) routes (click here for maps & time schedules) covering more than 175 miles of city streets each hour of service.
Specialized, door-to-door, demand-response paratransit service available for physically challenged residents. Medical certification as well as 24-hour advance reservation are required.
TRAM is an on-call transportation service for residents of rural Madison County. It operates from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, except on county holidays. Donations for demand response service are requested.
Research in prevention and control of cancer.Information / counseling services.