The following websites may provide useful information for pediatricians or families regarding children with disabilities:

 

http://www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/child/index.htm

New York State Early Intervention Program: A Parents' Guide for Children with Special Needs - Birth to Age Three.

 

http://www.cdc.gov/

Homepage of the Centers for Disease Control. Allows access to MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reviews).

 

http://www.nichcy.org/

NICHCY is the national information and referral center that provides information on disabilities and disability-related issues for families, educators, and other professionals.  Its special focus is children and youth (birth to age 22).

 

http://www.eparent.com/

"Exceptional Parent" Magazine website. Provides excellent resources for families of children with disabilities.