The Laboratory for Children and Families

Health and Safety Resources

Kid's Health - Created by the medical experts at The Nemours Foundation (established by philanthropist Alfred I. duPont, and dedicated to improving the health of children), KidsHealth.org has information on infections, behavior & emotions, food & fitness, and growing up healthy, as well as games and animations.

The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development - is part of the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The NICHD conducts and supports laboratory, clinical and epidemiological research on the reproductive, neurobiologic, developmental, and behavioral processes that determine and maintain the health of children, adults, families and populations.

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Organizations and their homepages.

The American Academy of Pediatrics, Safety and Prevention - Provides information on keeping children safe and preventing childhood injuries.

The American Academy of Pediatrics - Read Me A Story: a reading checkup guide for reading to our children.

KidSource Online - Information on children of all ages, ranging from education to health, to parenting.

Parent News - Resources for parents that include information on health, news, homework and more.