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The Samaritans of New York Company Profile

10:26 EST 20th November 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Samaritans of New York is the local branch of the international humanitarian movement with centers in 42 countries. A non-religious, non-profit organization, Samaritans is devoted to helping people who are in crisis and feeling suicidal. Volunteer-run programs practice a communications-based response called "befriending," which emphasizes listening to what a person in crisis is feeling and thinking without expressing personal judgments or opinions. The Samaritans 24-hour suicide prevention hotline is the city's only confidential hotline devoted to preventing suicide. It operates seven days a week and is staffed by volunteers who go through intensive training.


News Articles [335 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Good Samaritans Rescue Fellow Citizens Amid Catastrophic Floods

The citizens of Houston and nearby towns are showing amazing resilience in the face of catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey.

Texans Form Human Chain To Rescue Driver From Sinking Car

Dozens of good samaritans were filmed braving rising floodwaters in Houston this week to rescue a stranded motorist who was trapped in a sinking car.

Announcing New York Biotech: The Future is Now on Dec. 11

Last year the New York City and state governments announced two initiatives designed to make New York a world-class biotech hub. If the right progress is made, 2018 could be a pivotal year in realizin...

Man wants to thank good Samaritans that saved him during the Las Vegas shooting

Jeffrey Koishor, 25, took his first steps after sustaining two gunshot wounds to his leg and hip during the nightmarish Las Vegas shooting earlier this week. As the bullets began to rain down on the ...

Deciding Death

(US News & World Report) – This month, the New York Court of Appeals – New York’s high court – unanimously rejected an effort by activists to impose the practice there by judicial ...

DNA lab techniques, 1 pioneered in New York, now under fire

NEW YORK (AP) — Two techniques for analyzing DNA evidence that were once considered cutting edge are now under fire amid questions about their reliability, and criminal defense attorneys in New York...

3 die as buses collide at New York City intersection

NEW YORK (AP) — A city bus and a tour bus collided and spun around in a New York City intersection on Monday, leaving three people dead, including a pedestrian, officials said.

Narrowing the Gap: Delta Dental Awards $50,000 to America’s ToothFairy in New York

New York, NY (PRWEB) July 14, 2017 Delta Dental of New York, Inc., announced today its grant of $50,000 to America’s ToothFairy...

PubMed Articles [421 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Impact of Inequality on our Children: End of the American Dream? : Our Kids. The American Dream in Crisis. By Robert D. Putnam. Simon & Schuster; New York, New York; 2015; ISBN 9781476769905; pp. 400; $17 (paperback) Hillbilly Elegy. A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis. By J.D. Vance. Harper, An Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers; New York, New York; 2016; ISBN 9780062300546; pp. 264;

Trends in Breastfeeding Among Infants Enrolled in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children - New York, 2002-2015.

Breastfeeding is widely accepted as the optimal method of infant feeding (1,2). New York Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) has prioritized the promotion of b...

Trends and Disparities in Cervical Spine Fusion Procedures Utilization in the New York State.

A retrospective review of the Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System database of the New York State.

Listening to Prozac, By Peter D. Kramer Ordinarily Well: The Case for Antidepressants, By Peter D. KramerNew York, NY: Penguin Books, 1993. 338 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0-14-026671-9. $18.00 paperback New York, NY: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2016. 241 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0-37-428067-3. $27.00 hardcover.

Tropical Conservation: Perspectives on Local and Global PrioritiesTropical Conservation: Perspectives on Local and Global Priorities. By A. Alonso Aguirre and R. Sukumar (editors). Oxford University Press, New York City, New York, USA. 2016. 491 pp. ISBN 978-0-19-976698-7. US $99 hardback.

Clinical Trials [133 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Relapse-Prevention Booklets as an Adjunct to a Tobacco Telephone Helpline("Quitline")

The study primary purpose is smoking relapse prevention. This study is a collaboration between researchers who developed the relapse-prevention intervention, at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer C...

PowerUp for Health: A Diabetes Prevention Program for Men

The purpose of this two-year proposal is to: 1. develop and 2. complete a pilot test of an adaptation of the evidence-based National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP) tai...

Outcome Evaluation of Minority AIDS Initiative Programs in the New York EMA

This outcome evaluation effort provides the opportunity to learn what programmatic approaches effectively address two of the most difficult hurdles in HIV health services delivery: (1) get...

Translating Telephonic Diabetes Self-management Support to Primary Care Practice

The goal of this study is to evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of an intervention to improve diabetes self-management, emotional distress and metabolic control among adults wit...

Centralized Reminder Recall - Flu RCT2

This study is related to a previous study, Clinicaltrials.gov ID: NCT02924467. There are some modifications in relation to the intervention arms as well as the use of a different cohort, t...

Companies [855 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

The Samaritans of New York

The Samaritans of New York is the local branch of the international humanitarian movement with centers in 42 countries. A non-religious, non-profit organization, Samaritans is devoted to helping peopl...

The Samaritans of Rhode Island

The Samaritans of RI is a non-religious, non-profit organization devoted to helping those who are hopeless, alone or suicidal through volunteer-run programs. For additional information on the organiza...

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York/BlueShield of Northeastern New York

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York and BlueShield of Northeastern New York are divisions of HealthNow New York Inc., one of the Northeast's leading health insurance and employee benefits compani...

Science City York

Bioscience York is one of three technology business clusters that are part of the Science City York initiative. It was established in 1995 and over the decade has grown to a network of over 130 organi...

Health Integrated

HealthNow New York, one of New York State's leading health care companies, provides a full spectrum of health care products, solutions and funding arrangements to companies and individuals located thr...

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