Building better futures for disadvantaged children and their families.
A national health promotion initiative dedicated to the principle that every child deserves to be healthy and that optimal health involves a trusting relationship between the health professional, the child, the family, and the community as partners in health practice.
Using research and mass communications to make the well being of children a top priority across the nation
The Children’s Defense Fund
To Leave No Child Behind® and to ensure every child a Healthy Start, a Head Start, a Fair Start, a Safe Start, and a Moral Start in life and successful passage to adulthood with the help of caring families and communities.
Families and friends speaking on behalf of Children with Special Health Care Needs. The Bright Futures Family Pocket Guide, in English and Spanish, are here and at www.brightfuturesforfamilies.org.
The Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care
As a central resource for both family members and members of the health care field, this site shares information, facilitates problem-solving and promotes dialogue among individuals and organizations working toward patient- and family-centered care.
The U.S. House of Representatives
Representatives, committees, legislative activities, and more! Locate and contact your U.S. Representative.
The U.S. Senate
Senators, committees, legislative activities, and more! Locate and contact your U.S. Senator.