Noteworthy Foundations and Informational Sites
SafeKids.Com Home Page
Child Safety on the Information Highway. (what you need to know to protect your kids) Kids Rules for Online Safety and Guidelines for Parents
End Child Abuse
Contains information about child abuse prevention and treatment, and a method to report suspected abuse cases in the US.
Child Abduction Resource Center
A multi-lingual site of valuable resources.
The Official Save the Children Site
Save the Children emergencies and protection unit working to assure the care and protection of children.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Finding cures. Saving children.
Shriner's Hospitals for Children
Our Mission: Provide the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and certain other special health care needs within a compassionate, family centered and collaborative care environment. Provide for the education of physicians and other health care professionals. Conduct research to discover new knowledge that improves the quality of care and quality of life of children and families. This mission is carried out without cost to the patient or family, and without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect. If you know of a child Shriners Hospitals might be able to help, please call our toll-free patient referral line: In the U.S.: 1-800-237-5055.
Works for the survival, protection, and development of all children worldwide through education, advocacy, and fundraising.
March of Dimes
The March of Dimes National Web site. Including information and answers about pregnancy, your baby, folic acid, prematurity and more.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Free information on depression and bipolar disorder as well as listings to over 1000 patient support groups across the country.
American Red Cross
The American Red Cross helps prepare communities for emergencies and keep people safe every day thanks to caring people who support our work.
Informational resources of The Salvation Army USA
United Way of America
United Way is focused on the results: the lives we change and the communities we shape. We know that's what matters to you.
American Heart Association
Learn more about the American Heart Association's efforts to reduce deaths caused by cardiovascular disease.
American Diabetes Association
Our mission is to prevent and cure Diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by this disease. Available in English and Spanish.
BreastCancer.org - Breast Cancer Information and Support
Breast cancer information: Pictures and Diagrams, Breast Cancer Signs and Symptoms, Your Pathology Report, Current Research, Discussion Boards and more.
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation is dedicated to education and research on breast cancer causes, treatment and the search for a cure.
American Cancer Society
Dedicated to helping persons who face cancer. Supports research, patient services, early detection, treatment and education.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Seeking the means to cure and control Cystic Fibrosis and to improve the quality of life for those with the disease. Providing information about the disease.
Internet community for Cystic Fibrosis patients, families and loved ones. Informational resources.
The Alzheimer's Association is the world leader in Alzheimer research and support.
Quit Smoking All Together
Helps smokers kick their nicotine addiction, providing tools, information, and support for people quitting smoking, including message boards, chat rooms and more.
Stop Smoking Center
A free online smoking cessation program with quit smoking resources, Success Stories, Public Pledges, Quitting Tips, and more.
World Wildlife Organization
WWF's mission is the conservation of nature. Using the best available scientific knowledge and advancing that knowledge where we can, we work to preserve the diversity and abundance of life on Earth. We are committed to reversing the degradation of our planet's natural environment and to building a future in which human needs are met in harmony with nature. We recognize the critical relevance of human numbers, poverty and consumption patterns to meeting these goals.
NRDC: Natural Resources Defense Council
Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) uses law, science, and the support of more than 1 million members and activists to protect the planet's wildlife