For Parents

Web Resources
Links to online resources we recommend for information on parenting and child health issues.

National Organizations
The Centers for Disease Control
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protects public health and safety by providing information to enhance health choices.
American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) offers up-to-date health new on immunizations, health advice for parents, and recommended publications.
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) offers advice regarding children's dental issues and needs.
Healthychildren.org
Information regarding the American Academy of Pediatrics many programs and activities, policies and guidelines,  publications and other child health resources.
 Vaccinate Your Baby
Raising awareness for timely immunization of infants.
 National Institutes of Health
Information on specific conditions, clinical trial programs, and drug information.
Regional Organizations
Orange County Health Department
Information to help improve and preserve the physical and emotional health of Orange County residents.
Regional Center of Orange County
Provides lifelong services and supports for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
Help Me Grow Orange County
Help Me Grow connects children and their families to developmental services to enhance the development, behavior and learning of children birth through five years.
Family Support Network Orange County
Family Support Network (FSN) provides services and resources that help children with special needs reach their full potential
Orange County Behavioral Health Library- provides Mental Health Information  
Information for Parents and Children
Dosage Charts-Dosage information for over the counter medications. Immunization Schedule - Birth to 6 years
An easy to reference online guide to know when your child needs immunizations.
Ages and Stages- Physician recommended milestones

Immunization Schedule - 7 to 18 years

Sports Tips - Sports-related information

Nutrition- A guide to healthy eating for children

Reach out and Read- promotes early literacy and school readiness in pediatric exam rooms nationwide by giving new books to children and advice to parents.

Injury Prevention Program-provides expertise, evidence-based guidelines and public policy advocacy for childhood injury and violence prevention.

Patient Ally - Personal Health Record management system that enables you to manage your medical records and communicate with your healthcare providers.