Kessler Foundation- is a public charity dedicated to improving the lives of people with physical and cognitive disabilities caused by stroke, multiple sclerosis, injuries to the brain and spinal cord, and other chronic conditions.
Our mission at Autism Service Dogs of America (ASDA) is to make a positive impact on the lives of children living with autism—and their families—by providing exceptionally well trained service dogs.
For the millions of Americans with disabilities, emergencies such as fires and floods present real challenges. Learn how people with disabilities, their families, and first responders can plan ahead for safety during a disaster.
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Rankings & Research -U.S. News reviewed hospitals, nursing homes, health plans, diets, and doctors to help you make informed health decisions for yourself and your family.
National Disability Services is the Australian peak body for non-government disability services.
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|Patient Power: original content and information to help empower patients|
|Rehab Infois a comprehensive guide for the entire treatment process - from spotting issues to finding and enrolling into rehabilitation. It's also an extensive educational resource that includes up to date statistics, policy and regulation information.|
Livestrong.org (1-855-220-7777) Want to talk to someone about your situation? LIVESTRONG is here to help. We provide free, confidential, one-on-one support to anyone affected by cancer— whether you have cancer or are a loved one, friend, health care professional or caregiver ofsomeone diagnosed.
|Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan:The Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan makes health insurance available to people who have had a problem getting insurance due to a pre-existing condition.|
Friends of Treasure: is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization that provides financial assistance to children and their families suffering from rare diseases.
Best Buddies is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
From its inception in 1979, NAMI has been dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness.
The Information HelpLine is an information and referral service which can be reached by calling 1 (800) 950-NAMI (6264), Monday through Friday, 10 am- 6 pm, Eastern time. Business callers, including those seeking particular NAMI staff members, should call 703-524-7600.
The mission of the http://wid.org/about-wid in communities and nations worldwide is to eliminate barriers to full social integration and increase employment, economic security and health care for persons with disabilities. WID creates innovative programs and tools; conducts research, public education, training and advocacy campaigns; and provides technical assistance.
Founded in 1975 Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. Headquartered in Santa Rosa, CA,
Autism Speaks was founded in February 2005 by Bob and Suzanne Wright, grandparents of a child with autism.
Resource Guide of the American Chronic Pain Association -- information on treatments and management of chronic pain. (linked from Pain-Topics.org)