Links

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Acadmeny of Pediatrics

Website: www.aap.org

141 Northwest Point Blvd.
Elk Grove Village, IL, 60007,
847-434-4000

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Website: www.cdc.gov

1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
800-311-3435

General Links:

www.HealthyChildren.org

www.KidsHealth.org

www.MayoClinic.org

www.healthcare.gov

www.healthyminds.org

www.CHADD.org support for families with children with ADHD

www.AAPD.org American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

www.GetEyeSmart.org American Academy of Ophthalmologists

www.cpsc.gov Consumer Product Safety Commission

 

First Aid and CPR (www.redcross.org/images/MEDIA_CustomProductCatalog/m4240175_Pediatric_ready_reference.pdf)

AAP Guide to Car Seats (www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/pages/car-safety-seats-information-for-families.aspx)

Over the Counter Medication Dosing Guide

 

Vaccine Information

Official "Vaccine Information Sheets" ( VIS ) from CDC

www.CDC.gov/vaccines/hcp/vis/index.html

www.vaccines.gov/who_and_when

Comprehensive Vaccine Guide

 

Vaccine Travel Information

www.vaccines.gov/travel

wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/child-travel.htm

 

Breastfeeding Help

National Breastfeeding Helpline 1 800 994 9662

www.womenshealth.gov/breastfeeding

International Lactation Consultant Association www.ILCA.org

La Leche League www.LLLusa.org

 

Community Resources

Early Intervention Suffolk County : 631 853-3100

Poison Control: 1 800 222-1222

Suffolk County Police : 631 852-COPS

Child Protective Services (CPS): 1 800 342-3720

NY State Domestic Violence Hotline: 1800 942-6906

24/7 Mental Health Hotline: 631 544-2222

Post-Partum Depression Hotline New York : 1 855 631-0001, 631 422-2255 or www.postpartum.net

Free Health Insurance (Medicaid, CHIP): 1 877 KIDS-NOW or www.InsureKidsNow.gov