Nebraska Organ Recovery System (NORS)
Nebraska Organ Recovery System is the federally designated organ procurement organization for Nebraska and Pottawattamie County in Iowa. Formed in 1977, NORS is a not-for-profit agency that is independent of any hospital or transplant center. NORS is responsible for the evaluation, recovery, preservation, coordination, and distribution of all organs as well as the recovery of bone, tendon, heart valves, and connective tissue for transplantation. Additionally, NORS provides public and professional education regarding donation throughout the state and Pottawattamie County, Iowa.
Gage County - PATCH (Planned Approach To Community Health)
PATCH is a process that involves and enables members of a community to plan, implement, and evaluate health promotion and disease prevention programs. The PATCH process helps a community establish a health promotion team, collect and use local data, set health priorities, and design and evaluate interventions.
Gage County M.A.P.S. (Multiple Agencies Partnering for Success)
Gage County M.A.P.S. (Multiple Agencies Partnering for Success) is made up of individuals from across Gage County representing many areas including human service, health care, mental health, education, law enforcement, churches, youth, and community volunteers.
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
American Lung Association