Medical Links

American Academy of PediatricsProvides information on attaining optimal physical, mental and social health
American Diabetes AssociationProvides information on diabetes and children
American Academy of Child and Adolescent PsychiatryProvides information regarding mental health issues of children and teens
Children With DiabetesProvides information regarding diabetes in childhood
Cystic Fibrosis FoundationResearch and education to support children with cystic fibrosis.
Food Allergy NetworkProvides information about food allergies
Illinois School Board of EducationProvides information regarding students with asthma who need to carry their own medication
Illinois Department of Health Immunization RequirementsProvides information as to which immunizations children need for school admittance
Immunization ClinicsProvides information regarding low-cost immunization clinics in McHenry County
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated DisordersProvides information regarding eating disorders
National Clearing House for Alcohol and Drug InformationGovernment-sponsored agency that provides information on all aspects of alcohol and drug abuse
Mesothelioma Cancer AllianceProvides answers, information, and resources to anyone affected, their families, or looking for preventable measures.
National Down Syndrome CongressAssists parents in finding solutions to the needs of children with Down Syndrome.
Parents Helping ParentsOffers a variety of services and educational programs to help parents raise children with special needs, including those with birth defects.
National Inhalant Prevention CoalitionProvides information about inhalant use.
Poison ControlAccess to the Illinois Poison Control Center
United Cerebral Palsy AssociationProvides assistance to people with cerebral palsy and their families. Local chapters offer medical, therapeutic and social services.
Vision and Hearing Screening RequirementThe Illinois Department of Health website provides information as to which grade levels need to be screened each year