Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
1600 Clifton Road, MS E-87
NCBDDD aims to find the cause of and prevent birth
defects and developmental disabilities. This agency works to help people of all
ages with disabilities live to the fullest. The website has information on
many topics, including genetics, autism, ADHD, fetal alcohol spectrum
disorders, diabetes and pregnancy, blood disorders, and hearing loss.
The Tourette Syndrome Association is a volunteer organization whose
mission is to educate people about
Tourette's disorder (or syndrome). The association supports research on
Tourette's disorder and provides services to people affected by Tourette's disorder. It offers local chapters, a newsletter, and other resources.
5731 Mosholu Avenue
WE MOVE is an Internet resource for movement disorder
information. This nonprofit organization is dedicated to educating people about the latest
treatment options for neurologic movement disorders. WE MOVE also has
information on support groups and hosts discussions and chat rooms on the website.