PlaneTree Health Information Center  (Cupertino Library)
Address: 10800 Torre Avenue, Cupertino, CA 95014-3254
Tel: 1-
Tues. 4-8 pm Wed.-Sat. 12-4 pm

Information: PlaneTree Health Information Center offers in-depth health and medical information services, individualized to the specific needs of each patron. PlaneTree librarians and expert volunteers will help you find relevant and reliable health and medical information, so that you can make informed decisions about your health and healthy choices about your life.


For Those in Pain

Information: For Those In Pain, Inc. is to serve the community by helping people to alleviate the difficult sensations, suffering and disability associated with the experience of pain & by inspiring, leading and motivating other to do the same. A nonprofit organization dedicated to providing professional fee and low-cost non-medical pain management services.


AHRQ – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Information: The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s (AHRQ) mission is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable, and to work within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and with other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used.


Prenatal Care Referral Line
Tel: 1-800-310-2332

Information: The Santa Clara County Public Health Department for help finding care before, during, and after childbirth.


Alzheimer’s Association
Tel: 1-800-272-3900

Information: Provides information and advice regarding Alzheimer’s in over 170 languages, as well as provides referrals to local community programs, services, and ongoing support.


American Cancer Society
Tel: 1-408-871-1062

Information: Offers support groups for those affected with cancer.


Diabetes Society 
Address: 1165 Lincoln Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125
Tel: 1-800-342-2383

Information:  Provides counseling support to people with diabetes.


American Heart Association
Tel: 1-800-242-8721

Information: Heart health information with links to American Stroke Association. 


Mayo Clinic
Tel: 1-800-272-3900

Information: Health information and tools such as a body mass index (BMI) calculator and calorie calculators. 


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tel: 1-800-232-4636

Information: How to treat and prevent diseases.


National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Address: 2589 Scott Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95050
Tel. 1:
1-800-344-4867 Tel. 2: 1-408-988-7557

Information: In addition to providing employment counseling, family, programs, and volunteer opportunities. This program maintains a library of brochures, webcasts, videos, and books. 


Positive Connections Program
Positive Connections Program – Santa Clara
Address: 976 Lenzen Avenue, Suite 1800, San Jose, CA 95126

Information:  Provides case planning and coordination for individuals who have been newly diagnosed with HIV, or are not currently in care within Santa Clara County. Support group and counseling are available.

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