Support services

Duke University Medical Center offers a number of free community support groups designed to help you or your loved ones. These services include:

Duke University Medical Center also accepts whole body donations for use in the training and educating future clinicians.

Advocacy groups

These groups, which are not part of Duke, are available to speak on behalf of your specific interests.

North Carolina State Government, Department of Human Resources

Division of Services for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing

North Carolina Division of Social Services

Refugee Assistance Program

North Carolina State Government, Department of Justice

Consumer Protection Division of the Attorney General's Office

Area Agencies on Aging

Triangle J. Council of Governments

North Carolina State Government, Department of Administration

Governor's Advocacy Council for Persons with Disabilities

North Carolina Department of Labor

Occupational Safety and Health Division

Durham County Government

Social Services Department

National Child Abuse Hotline

Childhelp