Reviewed Child & Adolescent Development: Overview Associations Links
(viewing 1 - 5 of 15)American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a professional organization for pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. Primarily of interest to professionals, this website has sections on continuing education, advocacy, news, and research publications.
National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Provides information and referrals on fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). Offers free packet of information. The website provides extensive list of articles on FAS and related topics, as well as resources for more information.The Soho Center
Working under a grant from the Kellogg Foundation, the Center is working to enhance the quality of family child care including media outreach, children's literacy and health and the REACH and CHILD/2000 initiatives. Products, projects, and programs are clearly presented to the reader.Children's Defense Fund
Provides a voice for all the children of America, who cannot vote, lobby, or speak out for themselves. The Fund pays particular attention to the needs of poor, minority, and disabled children and its goal is to educate the nation about the needs of children and encourage preventive investment in children before they get sick, drop out of school, suffer family breakdown, or get into trouble. Training seminars to develop Confident Kids Support Groups.Childhood Education International
The mission of Childhood Education International (formerly, the Association for Childhood Education International) is to develop and amplify innovative solutions to significant education challenges worldwide. Their vision is to transform education so that every child has access to quality and equitable care and education experiences that uphold their right to learn. The website provides an overview of their services and work, their global network, publications and resources, and more.