National Do-Not-Call Registry - Program
United States Federal Trade Commission
600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Consumer Response Center
Provides a national registry via which individuals who do not wish to receive unsolicited telemarketing calls can register their residential phone numbers. The National Do Not Call Registry Act does not apply to businesses with whom a consumer has a pre-existing business relationship, nor does it apply to political organizations, charities, telephone surveyors, or insurance companies in some states.
Office of the Professions Program - Program
New York State Education Department
85 Allen Street
Report the misconduct of New York State licensed professionals. Acupuncture, architecture, audiology, chiropractor, CPA, dentistry, land surveying, landscaping, massage, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, optometry, physical therapy, podiatry, shorthand reporting, social work, speech pathology and veterinary medicine and many more. No physician assistants or doctors. Call for complete list.
MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting Program - Program
United States Department of Health and Human Services/ Food and Drug Administrat
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD
*Â Receives reports from the public for FDA-regulated products such as: Prescription and over-the-counter medicines Biologics such as blood components, blood/plasma derivatives and gene therapies. Medical devices such as hearing aids breast pumps, and pacemakers. Combination products such as pre-filled drug syringe, metered-dose inhalers and nasal spray. Special nutritional products such as dietary supplements, medical foods and infant formulas. Cosmetics such as moisturizers, makeup, …
Better Business Bureau, Inc. - Program
Better Business Bureau, Inc.
100 Bryant Woods S
Provides information concerning reliability of local and out-of-town businesses, fundraising activities and charitable solicitations. Offers consumer complaint mediation service. Offers consumer education services such as distribution of materials and media appearances. Provides arbitration of disputes between businesses.