Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), is a national non-profit, tax-exempt [Section 501(c)(3)] organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD. CHADD publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with ADHD.more >
Child’s World America is a national nonpartisan, nonprofit organization committed to improving the overall well-being of America’s children. We are a catalyst for supporting organizations, professionals and individuals working towards better child well-being. Pragmatically, we operate a focused journalism platform (Child’s World NEWS) and a special event production and management effort (Child’s World PRESENTS).more >
Psych Central is the Internet’s largest and oldest independent mental health social network.more >
STAR Institute is the premier treatment, research and education center for children and adults with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). This includes feeding disorders and other disorders with sensory issues such as autism and ADHD.more >
The My Gym Challenged America Foundation (MGCA) is committed to providing support to children facing physical and/or cognitive challenges by awarding gifts of assistive equipment and services. Wheelchairs, walkers, hearing aids, specialized swing sets, adaptive chairs, therapeutic program software, and many other essential items are awarded to deserving families in an effort to provide the simple joys of childhood to youngsters of all abilities and economic levels.more >
Parents want the best for their children. We do, too. For the first time ever, 15 nonprofit organizations have joined forces to support parents of the one in five children with learning and attention issues throughout their journey.
With the right support, parents can help children unlock their strengths and reach their full potential. With state-of-the-art technology, personalized resources, free daily access to experts, a secure online community, practical tips and more, Understood aims to be that support.more >
Young Minds Advocacy (est. 2012) is a nonprofit organization founded to address the number one health issue facing young people and their families’ unmet mental health needs.more >
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