www.aacap.org American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry web site. Designed to assist families in
understanding developmental, behavioral, and mental health disorders affecting children and families. See section “Facts for Families and Other Resources.”
www.aap.org American Academy of Pediatrics website with recommendations of preventive pediatric health
care, policies, and publications.
www.apa.org American Psychological Association web site with information on mental health disorders.
www.asha.org American Speech-Language-Hearing Association website with information on communication/speech disorders and information on the speech and language developmental milestones
www.brightfutures.org Bright Futures website contains tools, publications, and information to promote the health of children and adolescents
www.cdc.gov/safeusa Safe USA website with printable safety education guides
www.cerebralpalsyguide.com Cerebral Palsy Guide provides parents with information on cerebral palsy symptoms, prognosis and treatments
www.dralegal.com Website of the Disability Rights Advocacy Group
www.ed.gov US Department of Education
www.familyvillage.wisc.edu Contains information and resources for families of children with special needs
www.fape.org Families and Advocates Partnership for Education
www.ichp.edu Institute for Child Health Policy
www.immunize.org Website of the Immunization Action Coalition with current information on immunizations (schedule, shortages)
www.kidsgrowth.com Information on child health, development, growth, and parenting.
www.mchb.hrsa.gov Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Also link to http://mchb.hrsa.gov:80/2010express/CHD-brochure.htm to access information on the 2010 Express, an action plan to achieve community-based service systems for children with special needs and their families.
www.medem.com Website of Physician Practice Communications Network. Also contains an in-depth medical library.
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/omim/ The most comprehensive compendium of information on genetic disorders
www.nichcy.org National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities
www.nimh.nih.gov/home.cfm Website of the National Institute of Mental Health with a section on Child and Adolescent Mental Health containing information on illnesses such as eating disorders, depression, ADHD, anxiety disorder.
www.nmha.org Website of the National Mental Health Association
www.nohic.nidcr.nih.gov The National Oral Health Information Clearinghouse contains information on oral health for children with special health care needs. www.parentsoup.com Website with parenting, health, safety, behavior, and development information for parents
www.tash.org Organization that advocates the inclusion of people with disabilities in all aspects of society
www.usdoj.gov Website of the US Department of Justice. Includes information on disability law, including the Americans with Disabilities Act.
www.wrightslaw.com Contains information on advocacy for children with disabilities
www.zerotothree.org Zero to Three website with advice on every aspect of child development from birth to age three. Also has a Quality Child Care Checklist to use in selecting a childcare provider.
www.know-the-ada.com The State of Arizona endeavors to assure equality of opportunity, full participation, independent living, and economic self-sufficiency for individuals with disabilities. AOAD is leading the way. The Arizona Office for Americans with Disabilities (AOAD) will be recognized as a leader in providing strong and consistent guidance to eliminate discrimination against individuals with disabilities.
www.cerebralpaslyguidance.com - Cerebral Palsy Guidance is the web's most comprehensive informational and support website providing detailed information on cerebral palsy as well as associated conditions
www.Drug Center.com - latest news on recalls, research studies and safety communications within the pharmaceutical industry
free educational information and support to those who have been affected by cerebral palsy and other developmental disabilities. designed to help families.
http://www.cesa7.org/sped/discoveridea/oseptad.htm - OSEP National Technical Assistance and Dissemination Centers - The US Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) has a rich variety of technical assistance and information dissemination projects that provide a wealth of resources. Click the link to get contact information and descriptions for each project.
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