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National Child Abuse Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Attention Deficit Disorder
Children and Adults with ADD (CHADD)
Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR Center)
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
American Health Assistance Foundation
Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living
Ethnic Elders Care
National Aphasia Association
National Ataxia Foundation (NFA)
Autism Research Institute
Growing Minds Autism Programs
Interactive Autism Network
The Son-Rise Program...The Autism Treatment Center Of America
Brain Injury Association Inc.
National Disability Sports Alliance (NDSA)
United Cerebral Palsy
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation, Inc.
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF)
The Epilepsy Foundation
National Fibromyalgia Association
Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation International
American Council for Headache Education (ACHE)
American Headache Society
National Headache Foundation
World Headache Alliance
Hemifacial Spasm Association
Caring For People with Huntington's Disease
Huntington's Disease Society of America
American Lyme Disease Foundation
Lyme Disease: A Patients Guide
Lyme Disease Info
Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA)
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Muscular Dystrophy Association
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGF)
The Children's Tumor Foundation
The Neuropathy Association
National Foundation for the Treatment of Pain
American Chronic Pain Association, Inc. (ACPA)
American Parkinson Disease Association
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
Parkinson's Disease Foundation
Restless Leg Syndrome
Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation
National Spasmodic Dystonia Association (NSDA)
National Spasmodic Torticollis Association (NSTA)
Stem Cell Information
Stem Cell Information
American Stroke Association
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Stroke Association
Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc.
International Tremor Foundation
Tremor Action Network
Other Neurological Resources
Aging Parents and Elder Care
The Brain Matters
Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center
Family Caregiver Alliance
The National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC)
General Health Care Resources
OTCsafety.org: Safe & Effective OTC Medicine Use