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and treatment of mental illnesses.


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Notice to Limited English Proficient Individuals

NIH is renewing its commitment to providing meaningful access to its programs and activities for people with limited English proficiency (LEP). In accordance with Executive Order 13166, “Improving Access to Services for Persons with Limited English Proficiency,” the information translated on the site and on the sites of its Institutes and Centers is free of charge to the public. If you need more information about available resources in your language or in another language, please contact us.