Medical Links

American Academy of Pediatrics Provides information on attaining optimal physical, mental and social health
American Diabetes Association Provides information on diabetes and children
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Provides information regarding mental health issues of children and teens
Children With Diabetes Provides information regarding diabetes in childhood
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Research and education to support children with cystic fibrosis.
Food Allergy Network Provides information about food allergies
Illinois School Board of Education Provides information regarding students with asthma who need to carry their own medication
Illinois Department of Health Immunization Requirements Provides information as to which immunizations children need for school admittance
Immunization Clinics Provides information regarding low-cost immunization clinics in McHenry County
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders Provides information regarding eating disorders
National Clearing House for Alcohol and Drug Information Government-sponsored agency that provides information on all aspects of alcohol and drug abuse
National Down Syndrome Congress Assists parents in finding solutions to the needs of children with Down Syndrome.
Parents Helping Parents Offers a variety of services and educational programs to help parents raise children with special needs, including those with birth defects.
National Inhalant Prevention Coalition Provides information about inhalant use.
Poison Control Access to the Illinois Poison Control Center
United Cerebral Palsy Association Provides assistance to people with cerebral palsy and their families. Local chapters offer medical, therapeutic and social services.
Vision and Hearing Screening Requirement The Illinois Department of Health website provides information as to which grade levels need to be screened each year