Healthy Minds. Healthy Lives.American Psychiatric Association
Arlington, VA 22209
This online resource is provided by the American Psychiatric Association for anyone seeking mental health information. It includes information on many common mental health concerns, including warning signs of mental disorders, treatment options, and preventive measures.
This website is sponsored by the Nemours Foundation. It
has a wide range of information about children's health, from allergies and
diseases to normal growth and development (birth to adolescence). This website
offers separate areas for kids, teens, and parents, each providing
age-appropriate information that the child or parent can understand. You can
sign up to get weekly emails about your area of interest.
NCADV supports community-based, nonviolent alternatives for
battered women and their children, such as safe home and shelter programs. The
organization also provides public education and technical assistance, develops
policy and legislation, and supports efforts to eradicate social conditions
which contribute to violence against women and children.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
firstname.lastname@example.org (email is not confidential or secure)
The National Domestic Violence Hotline offers crisis
intervention, information about domestic violence, and referrals to local
service providers for victims of domestic violence (men and women) and those
calling on their behalf. The hotline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a
year, in English, Spanish, and other languages. The hotline connects callers to
more than 4,000 shelters and service providers in the United States, Puerto
Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Violence Against Women
Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
Fairfax, VA 22031
The Violence Against Women landing page is provided by The National Women's Health Information Center. It provides information on all types of violence against women, including specific resources and information on how to get help.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
March 11, 2011
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