American Academy of Pediatrics AAP The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a professional organization for pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. Primarily of interest to professionals, this website has sections on continuing education, advocacy, news, and research publications.
National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Provides information and referrals on fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). Offers free packet of information. The website provides extensive list of articles on FAS and related topics, as well as resources for more information.
The Soho Center Working under a grant from the Kellogg Foundation, the Center is working to enhance the quality of family child care including media outreach, children's literacy and health and the REACH and CHILD/2000 initiatives. Products, projects, and programs are clearly presented to the reader.
Children's Defense Fund Provides a voice for all the children of America, who cannot vote, lobby, or speak out for themselves. The Fund pays particular attention to the needs of poor, minority, and disabled children and its goal is to educate the nation about the needs of children and encourage preventive investment in children before they get sick, drop out of school, suffer family breakdown, or get into trouble. Training seminars to develop Confident Kids Support Groups.
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry AACAP This site is designed to serve American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) members, parents and families. Information is provided as a public service to aid in the understanding and treatment of the developmental, behavioral, and mental disorders which affect an estimated 7 to 12 million children and adolescents at any given time in the United States. You will find information on child and adolescent psychiatry, fact sheets for parents and caregivers, AACAP membership, current research, practice guidelines, managed care information, awards and fellowship descriptions, meeting information, and much more.