Lots of resources for Preemies, Special Needs children and some on adoption as
well. Preemie mailing lists, also.
the NICU - A list of advice for when you finally bring baby home.
and Premature Baby
- Preemie Support Site
for Parents of Preemies - Whether you've just
had a preemie or your preemie is older, if you are interested in information
on preemies, this is the place to start. Contains an exhaustive listing of
resources for parents of preemies currently available. Divided into three
sections: General Resources, Conditions and Treatments, a short list for a
basic knowledge of prematurity.
Place - Our mission at The Preemie Place is
to provide support, encouragement, information and empowerment to the family,
friends and caregivers of children born prematurely.
Cord Injury/Spina Bifida Links
of Spinal Column - Picture depicting
Segmental spinal Cord level and explaining corresponding Function.
offers free information about Spina Bifida, Hydrocephalus, physical
disabilities, special needs children, latex allergies, physically challenged
teens, folic acid, plus personal stories from people with Spina Bifida.
Bifida Association -
Bifida and Learning Problems
Spinal Cord Injury Association - Dedicated to improving care, producing
results in research, and addressing everyday living issues that confront all
people who use wheelchairs.
Cord Injury Resources - a very extensive set of links to various kinds
of resources such as research, factsheets, books to buy and mailing lists.
of Friends - an online community for spinal cord injuries.
Urology, Inc. - provides useful information
about bladder control, includes different sections for male, female,
pediatric and adolescent. Also provide a downloadable coloring book
and flash cards on self-cathing.
explanation of how spina bifida affects bladder/bowel.
Misc. Other Links