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ADD Resources is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to help people with ADHD achieve their full potential through education, support and community networking.  Our website has 100 free and carefully chosen articles on ADHD. 100 links to ADHD-related sites, a National ADHD Directory with over 825 service providers listed, and a free monthly eNews.

Adult Children of Alcoholics National: Mailing Address: ACA WSO, P.O. Box 3216, Torrance CA, 90510 Phone: (310) 534-1815

Al-Anon Family Groups For information, contact the Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc., 1600 Corporate Landing Parkway, Virginia Beach, VA. 23454-5617. For meeting information in the U.S. and Canada, call 1-888-4AL-ANON (between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday-Friday).

Alcholoics Anonymous In the US/Canada: Look for Alcoholics Anonymous in any telephone directory. Most hotlines staffed mainly by volunteer A.A's who will be happy to answer your questions and/or put you in touch with those who can.Write to: A.A. World Services, Inc., P.O. Box 459, New York, NY 10163 (212) 870-3400.

American Academy of Pediatrics Information for parents and professionals specializing in the care of infants and children.

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Information for parents and professionals specializing in the care of infants and childrens oral health.

American Dental Association Information for parents and professionals on all types of dentistry including orthodontics.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) - Offers a series of brochures, fact sheets, and information packets available to the general public at no cost. A computerized referral database of audiology and speech-language pathology programs is available to meet individual consumer needs. 10801 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852 Voice: (301) 897-3279 Fax: (301) 897-7355 Toll-free: (800) 638-8255

AMT Children of Hope Foundation - If you've just had an unwanted baby, Please Don't Panic! Call Nationwide 1-877-796-HOPE (4673).

Bonnie Babies Foundation Help for families who have suffered a miscarriage, stillbirth or other infant loss. E-mail for a FREE booklet full of information and resources:bonniebabies2000@yahoo.com

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships.

CHADD - The national non-profit organization representing children and adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (AD/HD). Founded in 1987 by a group of concerned parents, CHADD works to improve the lives of people with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder through education, advocacy and support.

Connecticut Educational Services (CES) - Addressing the issues of ADHD, ADD, ODD and other behavioral disorders. Dr. Reynold's unique approach to clinical services includes neurofeedback and diagnostic services for troubled children. An excellent resource! 770 Saybrook Road, Bldg.8, Middletown, CT 06457 (860) 343-0227. Request a "House Call" with Dr. Robert F. Reynolds at Robyn's Nest.

The Council For Exceptional Children (CEC) - the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted. Among other functions, the CEC helps professionals obtain conditions and resources necessary for effective professional practice. Great resource for teachers and parents!

CJ Foundation for SIDS An excellent site that provides general information, resources, and support related to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).

Dental iFind
A comprehensive dental resource directory.

Easter Seals - Information on speech and language development, delays, problems and where to find help.

Families Anonymous Info-line: (800) 736-9805.
Email: famanon@FamiliesAnonymous.org.
Mailing Address: Families Anonymous, Inc. P.O. Box 3475 Culver City, CA 90231-3475. Fax: (310) 815-9682

HealingWell.Com Medical news, information, community message boards and chat rooms, free email, free homepages, books, newsletter, directory of related web sites and more on diseases, disorders and chronic illness.

HealthLinks.Net - A portal - directory of professional-level healthcare websites, featuring a search directory, newsletter, forums, chatrooms, continuing education and classified ads for the healthcare professional, help with the Internet.

Hygeia Foundation A journal for parenthood lost and a community for perinatal health, loss and bereavement created by Michael R. Berman, M.D. using 'new technologies' to assuage the hurt, grieving and sorrow which accompany the loss of a pregnancy or newborn child and to alleviate the angst which accompanies the parenting and caring for critically ill neonates. Contact: 203-387-3589

Lyme Disease Foundation - is a nonprofit medical healthcare agency dedicated to finding solutions to tick-borne disorders. Loads of information, order posters, tick identification cards for your organization/school, the latest research, photos, even the many faces of these diseases.

Immunization Action Coalition - Premier source of childhood, adolescent, and adult immunization information and hepatitis B educational materials. All of the materials on this site are camera ready and copyright free! Includes translations in a number of languages, recommendations for vaccinations for pregnant women, adult vaccinations and much more!

Keepkidshealthy.com is a Pediatricians guide to your children's health and safety, with free parenting advice.

March of Dimes provides complete information on current research, healthy pregnancy, support, and so much more. Check out the health library or plan your donation. A wonderful resource for parents in both Spanish and English!
24-Hour Resource Center:
In the USA call: 1-888-MODIMES (663-4637).
Outside the US call: 001-914-997-4765.
Or e-mail resourcecenter@modimes.org

Medem Medical Library - Children's Health Library recommended by the AAP and the AMA. This is a terrific reference if you don't find what you need here at Robyn's Nest!

National Center for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC Disability and Health Branch, CDC supports several programs to maintain and improve the health of families, adults, and children living with disabilities and the prevention of secondary conditions.This area of the CDC site provides a multitude of information including conferences, updates, grants, even a "kids quest" section! 4770 Buford Highway NE, (MSC) F-29, Atlanta, GA 30341 Phone 770/488-7667 Fax 770/488-7075 e-mail: lvs4@cdc.gov

National Cued Speech Association (NCSA) - Provides awareness and education through instructional programs, publications, exhibits, and conferences on the use of cued speech. The association provides information and support for families with speech, hearing, and language needs and the professionals who serve them. 23970 Hermitage Road, Shaker Heights, OH 44122 Toll-free Voice/TTY: (800) 459-3529 Fax: (216) 360-0359

The National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)- Information about Speech & Language Disorders for parents and professionals. Excellent resource for teachers too!

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communications Disorders - (NIDCD) An excellent resource chalk full of information for parents, teachers and professionals. 1 Communication Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20892-3456, Toll Free: (800) 241-1044, TTY: (800) 241-1055

National Vaccine Program Office (NVPO) This site provides pertinent information about childhood, adolescent, and adult immunizations. You will find publications and reports on vaccine preventable diseases, vaccine safety, vaccine coverage, immunization laws, and immunization registries.

www.postpartumexperience.com "You are not alone. You are not to blame. You will be well. Your experience is real and there is help."

Postpartum Support International find local state resources and support groups with the click of a mouse! Terrific information, the latest research and resources relating to perinatal mood disorders.

SHARE The National SHARE Office provides support toward positive resolution of grief experienced at the time of/or following the death of a baby. This support encompasses emotional, physical, spiritual and social healing, as well as sustaining the family unit. SHARE also provides information, education, and resources on the needs and rights of bereaved parents and siblings. A fantastic resource. e-mail share@nationalshareoffice.com

The Toothfairy.Org The Original Tooth Fairy online, with dental hygiene tips, dental hygiene links and the going price of a baby tooth!

The National Highway Safety Commission Traffic Association's car seat check point state by state search feature. Find a checkpoint in your hometown with this interactive tool.

The I'm Safe Network A site that helps parents and children make smart choices. Teach your child about stranger safety and what to do if they get lost.

U.S. Department of Education - Can provide more information on the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). 400 Maryland Avenue, SW. Washington, DC 20202-0498 Toll-free: (800) USA-LEARN

Wholistic Stress Control Institute - free information on stress and kids and stress and teens! Check this one out parents, teachers and kids.

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